Attend an Upcoming EcoDistricts Foundation Course
The EcoDistricts Foundation Course immerses attendees in the approach and tools to create ecodistricts using the EcoDistricts Protocol, the only framework for urban and community development that puts equity, resilience, and climate protection at the heart of every decision. This course is for planners, architects, developers, community development professionals, and municipal leaders.
What You’ll Learn
- Gain an in-depth overview of the EcoDistricts Protocol — the only comprehensive framework to guide urban and community development — from planning to implementation.
- Learn about key issues and best practices influencing neighborhood sustainability — including resiliency, equity, green infrastructure, placemaking, and community health.
- Explore inspiring case studies, including the first set of neighborhoods integrating the Protocol into their long-term planning.
- Be prepared to take the EcoDistricts Accredited Professional exam, the first credential demonstrating a commitment to creating sustainable, equitable neighborhoods.
Foundation Course Fees
EcoDistricts Members — $195 (log in for your member discount code)
Private Sector Nonmembers — $295
Public Sector Employees — $125
Students and Community-Based Organization Employees — $95
Need assistance attending? Apply for an EcoDistricts AP Scholarship.
Take an In-Person Foundation Course
September 25, 2019 – St. Louis, MO
8:30 AM – 4:00 PM EST | Great Rivers GreenwayREGISTER HERE
November 6, 2019 – Pittsburgh, PA
8:30 AM – 4:00 PM EST
December 12, 2019 – Toronto, Canada
8:30 AM – 4:00 PM EST
Take the Online EcoDistricts Foundation Course
If you can’t attend one of the in-person courses, you can take the course online at your convenience.REGISTER FOR THE ONLINE FOUNDATION COURSE
Apply for an Accredited Professional Scholarship
Through the Accredited Professional Scholarship Program, EcoDistricts supports individuals from community organizations, non-profits, and other circumstances who otherwise would not be able to afford the cost of becoming an Accredited Professional.APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP HERE