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How Do I Become a Certified Green Professional (CGP)?
The Certified Green Professional (CGP)™ designation was created to teach building industry professionals strategies for incorporating green building principles into homes using cost-effective and affordable options.
Premium Option – Kit Available Online/Print (Graduation kit includes customized CGP plaque, lapel pin, ribbon and consumer brochures, either "Go Green the Right Way" for builders or "Remodel Your Home Green" for remodelers)
Standard Option – Available Online Only (Includes downloadable designation certificate and access to online resources to promote and market your CGP designation)
To maintain your CGP designation, you must complete 12 hours of continuing education every three years from building industry-related educational activities. A minimum of eight hours is required to come from green building industry-related educational activities.