Resiliency Training

USGBC-LA offers a variety of resilience training programs that can be customized for your organization and audience as needed.

Fundamentals of Building Resilience Workshops 

These capacity building workshops are based on the Building Resilience LA Primer for Facilities to guide existing building project teams to create physical, economic, and social resilience. Using real project examples, these workshops will chart the course to achieve project success and integrate interdisciplinary thinking in your team. Ideal for building owners, managers, operators, architects, engineers, risk managers, public health professionals, emergency management, and community organizers. 

Introduction to Building Resilience 

The series of 90-minute workshops are designed to introduce resilience and how it applies to your life at home and at work.  

Building Resilience at Workplace 

In this series of 4-hour workshops, students learn about building resilience teams, assessing existing conditions and oncoming threats and vulnerabilities, selecting and implementing solutions and charting a path toward continual improvement.  

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Building Resilience LA Primer for Facilities

For upcoming Resiliency courses


Landscaper Certification Program

The California Native Plant Landscape Curriculum (CNPLC)/El Currículo de Paisaje de Plantas Nativas de California is a nine-part series that covers everything you need to know as a landscaper to

Green Schools

Our Green Schools initiative is devoted to bringing the fundamentals of sustainability education to schools in our region at varying age levels as well as providing campus needs through USGBC-LA

Wildfire Defense Education and Tours

Our region now faces a 365-days-a-year fire season with devastating and potentially deadly consequences. There are, however, steps Angelenos can take to protect properties, mitigate the region’s fire danger, and

Building Resilience Los Angeles: A Primer for Facilities

Led by USGBC-LA, Building Resilience Los Angeles includes a broad coalition of leading experts from across the resilience spectrum, including academics, scientists, building owners, local government, architects and engineers, emergency

Building Resilience LA

Our buildings and communities are vulnerable to a wide range of short- and long-term risks.

Green Rebuilding Initiative

The Green Rebuilding Initiative was born out of a partnership  with Global Green at Ventura Strong, a gathering of Ventura residents affected by the Thomas Fire.  Homeowners registered their interest