green building training and certification

Green building training and certification

Navigate complex green building rating requirements and instil best green behaviour practices through training

Navigate complex green building rating requirements and instil best green behaviour practices through training

navigate complex green building rating requirements and ensure energy efficiency with TÜV SÜD

Our sustainability experts can train building management teams in building systems maintenance and help to ensure that architects, owners and builders use eco-friendly designs effectively. This includes preparing all design and construction documents and contracts before submitting them to the relevant certification body. We also offer specialised green building training to ensure your team is well-equipped to maintain high levels of energy efficiency in your building operations.

TÜV SÜD provides you with the guidance necessary to navigate the requirements of national and international green building rating systems such as LEED, BREEAM and DGNB. Our expertise extends to green building certification processes and training necessary for maintaining the energy efficiency of your building. Furthermore, TÜV SÜD plays a key facilitation role between you and the relevant green buildings council or certification body and ensures that your commitment to sustainability is well documented according to the requirements.

What green building training and facilitation services does TÜV SÜD offer?

green building trainingOur training services address all areas of green buildings. We help you understand how to align your energy goals and practices in order to improve efficiency, reduce costs and gain a competitive edge.

We can train your relevant members of staff to understand how continuous energy  improvement leads to such a decrease in costs, improved corporate image, energy conservation, and reduced carbon emissions.


We offer our training in various formats including webinars, competency assessments, public training, and in-house training. Our main goal is not only to ensure that your staff is well versed in all areas of green buildings and energy efficiency, but also help keep you informed of the latest management systems and compliance issues.

Our green building training and facilitation services include:


Training in ISO 50001 energy management systems

awareness training

Awareness training

Ensure that your company is ready for this change and help you understand the multiple benefits that an energy management system can have on your organisation. This includes preparing for an ISO 50001 certificate, a well-regarded building certification program that demonstrates energy efficiency.

energy auditor training

Energy auditor training

Part of this training includes understanding the process of achieving an ISO 50001 certificate as a testament to your commitment to energy efficiency.

technical energy manager training

Technical energy manager training

This training is pivotal in managing and maintaining the green building certification standards in your operations, tying in closely with the ISO 50001.


Training concerning green building rating systems (BREEAM, DGNB and LEED training)

In line with your plans to obtain certification in accordance with a green building rating system, TÜV SÜD can conduct a series of training sessions to impart knowledge concerning a specific green rating system and review the documentation processes of all major stakeholders.

customised trainingCustomised training

TÜV SÜD can organise customised green building training according to your needs to inculcate good green practices in employees and occupants.

feasibility studies

Feasibility studies

Part of this training includes understanding the process of achieving an ISO 50001 certificate as a testament to your commitment to energy efficiency.

design advisory

Design advisory

Once the eligibility of the project is established, the immediate task would be to work on the design of the project to ensure all design parameters meet the requirements of the desired rating system, with the assistance of our green building advisory services.

energy modelling

Energy modelling and green building simulation

Make decisions on possible green measures with the help of TÜV SÜD’s sophisticated software and techniques in energy modelling and green building simulation to establish case scenarios of energy use during the building operation.

advanced simulation services

Advanced simulation services

Save on energy costs and ensure streamlined operations for instance by maximising the use of natural lighting. Leverage on advanced simulation software and techniques to generate scenarios of different use cases.

green building facilitation

Green building facilitation

TÜV SÜD provides you with all necessary guidance to achieve and document your commitment to meet the requirements of various green building rating systems. We will also review all design and construction documents before submission to the designated certification body and will liaise with them on your behalf to obtain the desired green building certification.

third-party commissioning

Third-party commissioning

TÜV SÜD supports you in assessing the suitability of the equipment, systems and products which you are using in your operations.



Implementation of green measures is an ongoing process which needs to be monitored and reviewed throughout the building lifecycle.


A series of training sessions can be conducted to impart knowledge of a green rating system and a review of documentation processes for all designs, such as architect, MEP advisors, contractor, HVAC advisors, landscape advisors, etc. can be carried out. Roles and responsibilities will be assigned to each team member.


How will TÜV SÜD's green building training and facilitation 
services benefit your business?

green building training

  • Work with a global partner with local understanding of your needs and legal requirements
  • Benefit from TÜV SÜD’s extensive experience in conducting training across different industry segments and subject matters
  • Convenience of a one-stop high-quality service which fulfils all your green building certification needs
  • Ensure a high level of acceptance of your project by working with TÜV SÜD, an organisation with a proven track record of independence and engineering excellence
  • Benefit from TÜV SÜD’s impartiality to objectively evaluate all relevant structural and technical considerations
  • Work with an expert in ensuring quality and safety in construction and infrastructure, who will ensure that both safety and sustainability considerations are met


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Energy efficient lighting

Understand the key regulations, programs and other considerations addressing energy efficient lighting.

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Keeping the lights on in developing cities

Keeping the lights on in developing cities

Understand the challenge of energy security in developing regions, how TÜV SÜD can help manage energy savings.

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