Education and Training

Interested in learning more?  Below are some recently developed courses, webinars and other training on the Valuation of Sustainable Buildings. 

It is important to note that the VVA does not endorse any specific course over another.  This section is provided to give visitors an idea of the types of education and training available.

Appraisal Institute

The courses below currently make up the Valuation of Sustainable Buildings' Professional Development Program from the Appraisal Institute.

Additional education and seminars from the Appraisal Insitute include:


Institute on Market Transformation

  • Energy Efficiency and Its Effect on Property Value
  • Energy Efficiency and Commercial Property Value
  • Green Buildings and Property Value

Information on the seminars above and other offerings are availabe directly from the Institute on Market Transformation


Delaware Valley Green Building Council

Seminar Available:


“Linking Valuation
and Sustainability”


Vancouver Valuation Accord Signatories:

The Hon. Gordon Campbell,
Premier of British Columbia

Bob Elton, President & Chief Executive Officer, BC Hydro

Brian Fellows, President & COO, Workplace Solutions Inc (WSI)

Chris Corps, Principal, Asset Strategics Ltd.; Past Chair of RICS

Sandy Wiggins, Chair, US Green Building Council

Kevin Hydes, Vice President, Stantec Consulting Ltd.

Jim Amorin, Vice President, Appraisal Institute

George Maurice, Vice President, Appraisal Institute of Canada

Thomas Mueller, President & CEO, Green Building Council

Louis Armstrong, CEO, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

Philip Parnell, Partner, Drivers Jonas

Stephen Williams, Partner, Williams Murdoch

Clemencia Parra, Director, UPAV

Graham Hill, Mayor, Town of View Royal

Peter Clark, The Appraisal Foundation

Organized by GLOBE Foundation