Earning Continuing Education Units with Astrapto Academy
Astrapto Academy offers the following options for those who want to receive official recognition or continuing education units (CEUs) with organizations who have approved the courses. The following organizations listed below offer CEUs for pre-approved courses
USGBC LEED Credential Holders
LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is the most widely used green building rating system in the world. The LEED standards, created by US Green Building Council (USGBC), have been applied in more than 100,000 certified projects around the globe.
Professionals can also earn LEED credentials, such as LEED Green Associate or LEED AP. Like most professional organizations, the USGBC requires continuing education to maintain the credential. You can learn more about USGBC chapters near you, the credential, how to study for the exam, and how to report CEUs on the USGBC website.
Green Business Certification, Inc. administers LEED and approves of courses that meet the criteria for LEED credential maintenance.
International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP)
In 2016, ISSP released credentials to increase the recognition of sustainability as a professional career and to ensure quality and consistency among sustainability practitioners. Like most professional organizations, ISSP requires continuing education to maintain the credential.
How to Earn CEUs
Currently, Sustainability is a Team Sport is the only Astrapto Academy course worth CEUs but we will seek similar opportunities with other course offerings. The following are continuing education options with this course:
The course has been approved for 2 CEUs for holders of International Society of Sustainability Professionals credentials, ISSP-SA and ISSP-CSP. Hours are self-reported and evidence can be provided with a Certificate of Completion from Astrapto. IMAGE: ISSP approved image
The course has been approved for 3 GBCI CE hours for holders of LEED credentials such as LEED Green Associate or LEED AP. Hours can be submitted via your USGBC.org account and evidence can be provided with a Certificate of Completion from Astrapto.
You may be eligible to receive CEUs with other organizations by submitting course details such as the outline, sample toolkits, and your Certificate of Completion. Astrapto cannot guarantee you will earn CEUs with organizations other than those pre-approved and listed here.
If there are other CEUs you would like to see Astrapto pursue for approval, please email us at email@example.com
How to Earn a Certificate of Completion
To receive a Certificate of Completion, you must do the following:
Complete the course by viewing the videos, participating in discussions, and passing the quizzes. There are 10 quizzes and you must score a minimum of 70% on each. The good news is you have unlimited tries to pass the quiz.
Once you have completed the course and passed all the quizzes, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line CERTIFICATE and include the name and email address you used to sign up for the course and if you have satisfied the requirements, an electronic certificate will be send to you within 2 weeks.