The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) is now offering LEED-AP for Neighborhood Development credentialing. This credential designates specialized knowledge related to the planning and development of environmentally responsible communities. To obtain the certification, candidates must take the LEED-AP ND exam, which measures knowledge of the USGBC’s LEED for Neighborhood Development system.

For more information on the LEED-ND rating system, click here (LEED for Neighborhood Development Launched) and here (A Deeper Look at LEED-ND). For more information on the GBCI credential, visit