Training and Accreditation

Providing technical training opportunities in-person and online for those working in the green infrastructure and living architecture field. Become a GRP, earn CEUs, or gain expertise through the Living Architecture Academy


Professional Training

In-Class Training

October 25 - 27, 2018 - Toronto, ON

  • Green Roof Design and Installation

  • Green Roof Waterproofing and Drainage

  • Green Roof Plants and Growing Media

November 1 - 3, 2018 - New York City, NY

  • Green Roof Design and Installation

  • Green Roof Waterproofing and Drainage

  • Green Roof Plants and Growing Media

November 29 - December 1, 2018 - Denver, CO

  • Green Roof Design and Installation

  • Green Roof Waterproofing and Drainage

  • Green Roof Plants and Growing Media

December 5, 2018 - Milton, ON

December 11, 2018 - Houston, TX

  • Green Roof Design and Installation

Online Training

The Living Architecture Academy is dedicated to bringing you the best, most up to date professional training information on design, installation and maintenance practices with new courses being added regularly.

Courses are certified for CEU's for your GRP designation, as well as other professional designations such as AIA, ASLA, and more.

Available Courses

  • Advanced Green Roof Maintenance

  • Biophilic Design: Science, Theory, Economics & Practice

  • Green Roof Design and Installation

  • Green Roof Waterproofing and Drainage

  • Green Roof Plants and Growing Media

  • Net Zero Water for Buildings & Sites

Special Offer

Get your Green Roof Professional Accreditation for $999 USD

This limited time offer allows you to get everything you need to become a GRP for only $999 USD (Regular $2100 USD). Register for our Promotional Green Roof Professional Bundle and receive:

  • Digital access to all three GRP Training Courses

  • Digital Resource Manuals for each course

  • One attempt at the online GRP exam

  • One year of GRHC Individual Membership


Green Roof Professional

Green Roof Professional Exam

The GRP Accreditation Exam is now available for the first time online. Online hosting is an innovative and cost-effective way to offer the GRP exam and GRHC is focused on passing the savings onto those seeking accreditation. The exam registration cost has dropped from USD $499 to USD $249, and you can take the exam at any time after registering. GRP Accreditation has never been so convenient! Visit greenroofs.org/grp-accreditation-exam for details, and to get accredited.

Continuing Education

Maintenance of your GRP designation and other affiliations with GRHC training courses and conference recordings. Continuing Education Units opportunities can be found online at greenroofs.org/education.  

GRPs are required to earn a minimum of 16 CEUs every two years to maintain accreditation.  The GRHC Open Forum Webinar, conference recordings, one-day and full-day courses are a great way to keep current on industry trends and developments.  CEUs are reported through the Member's Portal.