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GreenSmart professional

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GreenSmart® Professional training provides you with environmental awareness and skills for more sustainable residential design and construction.
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* Prices include GST. The course fee does not include required resources (if applicable).


14 hours

Delivery mode


CPD Point

NSW 12 VIC 12 TAS 12

Essential information

What's it all about?
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GreenSmart® Professional training provides you with environmental awareness and skills for more sustainable residential design and construction.

GreenSmart® is a registered brand of the HIA. The GreenSmart® program is a voluntary initiative and aims to encourage a mainstream application of the benefits of environmentally responsible housing.

HIA members who successfully complete the training will establish their status as an accredited HIA GreenSmart Professional. They will be provided with the GreenSmart Professional logo, information and material to promote their GreenSmart professional principles in the marketplace.

As GreenSmart Professionals, HIA members have the ability to register themselves on the tradebuild.com.au website.

Non-members of HIA who attend the training will gain GreenSmart awareness and skills, and will receive a Statement of Completion.

What do I need before I start?
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To start this program, you must have:

  • a good understanding of English in reading and writing; and communication skills
  • knowledge of building terminology and practices.

You can check your knowledge and find out about courses by contacting HIA Training on 1300 650 620.

What will I learn?
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You will gain an understanding of:

  • global and local context of sustainable development
  • thermal performance
  • passive solar design and natural ventilation
  • design and operational issues for water and energy efficiency
  • selection of water and energy efficient appliances
  • marketing sustainable housing to clients.
How long will it take?
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You will need to commit 14 hours (equivalent to 2 days) of face-to-face learning time for this short course.

Call your local HIA office to find out if this course is delivered in a part-time or full-time format.

What will it cost?
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Prices can be viewed on our government subsidised training page.

What will I need during training?
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Pen and writing paper.

Who would do this training?

The course is suitable for builders and designers, however anyone with a passion to increase their knowledge in the area of sustainable housing will benefit from undertaking this course and network with other participants.

To find out more about our training programs, course details or career development- contact HIA Training on 1300 650 620


Members price Non-members price
$705.00 $805.00

Am I eligible for funding?

To find out more about eligibility criteria.

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Got any questions?

If you're still looking for more information on training, give us a call or hit enquire now and we'll get back to you.

1300 650 620

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Government subsidised funding