An Introduction to Green Roofs (E-Learning)

At a Glance

Delivery Method:
Online
Duration:
Duration:  1.5 hours (approx.)
Course Prerequisites:

Internet access, suitable device (e.g. PC, laptop, tablet)

Welcome to this short introductory course on green roofs! This course has been created for anyone who wants to develop their understanding of the concept, design, installation and maintenance of green roofs, and it is aimed at people who are new to the subject.

Overview in brief

This course will enable you to:

  • Understand the background, history and potential future of green roofs
  • Identify different types of green roof and their associated benefits
  • Consider roof design and structural requirements
  • Understand the processes involved in the safe installation of green roofs
  • Appreciate the need to maintain green roofs following installation
Who should attend?

This course has been created for anyone who wants to develop their understanding of the concept, design, installation and maintenance of green roofs, and it is aimed at people who are new to the subject.

 
What will be covered?

What are green roofs, their history and modern uses and benefits. The design and construction processes. Maintenance of green roofs once installed.  

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