The EcoDistricts Foundation Course
The EcoDistricts Foundation Course immerses attendees in the approach and tools to create EcoDistricts, a unique standard 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.
The course is the first step toward earning the EcoDistricts Accredited Professional credential. To prepare for the course in advance, download the EcoDistricts Protocol.
What You’ll Learn
Gain an in-depth overview of EcoDistricts Certified — the world’s first 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 projects committed to EcoDistricts Certified.
Be prepared to take the EcoDistricts Accredited Professional exam, the first credential demonstrating a commitment to creating sustainable, equitable neighborhoods.