Workshops

Friday, November 15

WS01 Technical Workshop: Preparing for the Landscape Architect Registration Exam—Sections 1, 2 and 3

8:00 am - 12 Noon

Many candidates do poorly on the LARE because they don’t understand how to focus their study on what is expected. This four-hour session gets to the heart of preparing for and taking these three exam sections with study and practice tips and test-taking strategies. It debunks myths and clarifies expectations.

Featured Speakers: Kay Williams, FASLA, University of Florida; Angela Woodward, ASLA; Matt Mathes, ASLA; Mathes Urban Design

$100 per person by 6/14, $125 by 10/18, $150 after 10/18.


WS02 Technical Workshop: Preparing for Landscape Architect Registration Exam—Section 4

1:00 - 5:00 PM

To prepare for the LARE you need to know what you don’t know. This four-hour workshop clarifies the content of LARE Section 4. It also explains key aspects of the Section 4 Exam Specifications and features a primer on major knowledge and skill areas tested and how they are graded.

Featured Speakers: Thomas Nieman, FASLA, University of Kentucky; Eric Gilbey, ASLA, Nemetschek Vectorworks

$100 per person by 6/14, $125 by 10/18, $150 after 10/18.


WS03 Technical Workshops: LARE Prep–Section 1-4

Sections 1, 2 and 3: 8:00 am - 12 Noon
Section 4: 1:00 - 5:00 pm

Register for both and save. See the descriptions above.

$175 per person by 6/14, $225 by 10/18, $275 after 10/18.


WS04 SITES™ Workshop: Understanding the SITES Rating System

8:30 am - 12 Noon
3 PDH

This session is a technical overview of the Sustainable Sites Initiative™ (SITES™) rating system updated this fall. Morning group and breakout sessions will examine integrated performance strategies for soils, vegetation, water, materials and human health, and cover submittal requirements for project certification.

Featured Speakers: José Almiñana, FASLA, Andropogon Associates; Hunter Beckham, ASLA, SWT Design; Liz Guthrie, ASLA, LEED Green Associate, American Society of Landscape Architects; Danielle Pieranunzi, Affil. ALA, LEED AP BD&C, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center; David Yocca, FASLA, LEED AP, ACIP, Conservation Design Forum

$150 per person by 6/14, $200 by 10/18, $250 after 10/18.


WS05 SITES™ Workshop: Applying the SITES Rating System to Your Project

1:00 - 5:00 pm
4 PDH

This session focuses on practical tools for applying the latest SITES rating system to projects. Participants will consult with subject matter experts to develop strategies for mastering SITES credits, review current calculation guidelines, and address best practices for submitting consistent content for project certification.

Featured Speakers: José Almiñana, FASLA, Andropogon Associates; Hunter Beckham, ASLA, SWT Design; Meg Calkins, ASLA, Ball State University; Fred Cowett, Cornell University; Liz Guthrie, ASLA, American Society of Landscape Architects; Danielle Pieranunzi, Affil. ASLA, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center; Jerry Smith, FASLA, SMITH\ Green Health Consulting; David Yocca, FASLA, Conservation Design Forum

$150 per person by 6/14, $200 by 10/18, $250 after 10/18


WS06: Understanding and Applying the SITES 2013 Rating System to Your Project

8:30 am - 12 Noon, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
7 PDH

Register for both SITES™ workshops and save. See the descriptions above.

$250 per person by 6/14, $350 by 10/18, $450 after 10/18.



*All workshops are at the Convention Center. A ticket is required for each session.


 

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