LEED Green Associate Qatar





The LEED Green Associate credential denotes basic knowledge of green design, construction and operations. The two hour LEED Green Associate exam is also a prerequisite for all the LEED AP with specialty exams.

There are two levels
LEED GREEN Associate
Level 1 is mandatory for the second level
Accrediting body – usgbc.org – This is for course preparation training by industry known MISP Trainers.

Next Courses and Levels

LEED AP Building Design + Construction (LEED AP BD+C)
LEED AP Operations + Maintenance (LEED AP O+M)
LEED AP Interior Design + Construction (LEED AP ID+C)
LEED AP Neighborhood Development (LEED AP ND)

Course Outline

  • LEED Process
  • Integrative Strategies
  • Location and Transportation
  • Sustainable Sites
  • Water Efficiency
  • Energy and Atmosphere
  • Materials and Resources
  • Indoor Environmental Quality
  • Project Surroundings and Public Outreach


Cost for the Training and exam

2 Days Training for LEED Green Associate
Price – 2500AED
LEED Green Associate exam: $200 (non-members: $250)
LEED AP specialty exam: $250 (non-members: $350)

Maintaining your credential

All LEED Professionals are required to maintain their credential by earning continuing education hours.
Green Associates must earn 15 continuing education hours within 2 years of earning their credential. APs must earn 30 continuing
education hours within 2 years of earning their credential.

Earn hours through these activities related to green building:

  • Education
  • Project Experience
  • Authorship
  • Volunteering



  • Friday Batch: 2 PM – 9 PM [2 Fridays]
  • Saturday Batch: 10 AM – 6 PM [2 Saturdays]



LEED Green Associate: You must be 18 years old to take this exam, but beyond that there are no eligibility requirements. However, training is required.

LEED AP with specialty: To take the LEED 2009 exam (through June 15, 2014) you must be able to document experience on a LEED-registered or certified project within three years of your application. To take the LEED v4 exam (beginning June 30, 2014) you will not be required to document experience, but it will be assessed within the exam.