Green: The Power of Energy

Real Estate Continuing Education Course

This course is designed to inform real estate brokers of the energy efficient programs and products available. The goal is to introduce brokers to the items that they may encounter in a property and to assist them in presenting these features to clients and customers.

Students will also be introduced to the financial products that consider or take into account energy efficient features and savings. A discussion of recent legislation and the presentation of a "Green" worksheet that can be given to buyers or sellers is also included in this course.

Learning Objectives:

  • List the various energy efficient products and features available
  • Classify elements of a mortgage that relate to energy efficient products
  • Review how small businesses can also take advantage of energy efficient loans
  • Examine the Green worksheet and be able to Discuss it with clients

    Table of Contents

    • Introduction
    • Unit I - Buyer Information
      • Programs
      • Heating & Cooling
      • Indoor Air Quality
      • Products
    • Unit II - Green Mortgage
      • Possible Users
      • HERS
      • Small Business
    • Unit III- Items of Note
      • Resources
      • Legislation
      • Costs/Benefits
      • LEED
      • Green Worksheet

    The course contains numerous multiple choice quizzes, exercises and is completed with a multiple choice exam.

Approved States: CO