Green Walls 101

Presented by Green Roofs for Healthy Cities (GRHC), this seminar will discuss design and construction practices for green facades and living walls, as well as the latest research findings on the environmental benefits of these technologies. Learn how to determine major functions and components of green walls, describe characteristics and assess various advantages of different green wall systems, understand market drivers encouraging green wall implementation in North America and how to design green walls for maximum benefits and LEED points.

This seminar includes a detailed course manual. CEU’s are approved by a variety of associations for this seminar. 

Green Roof Professional (GRP) Training Toronto

Are you looking to identify yourself as a leader in the green roofing sector? Green Roof Professional (GRP) Training is a program tailored for those who want to earn confidence and credibility in the field of green roof design and installation. Learn how to conduct cost-benefit analyses to make a business case for green roofs, design to achieve multiple performance benefits, integrate green roofs with other building systems for maximum client benefit, and much more. Registration includes detailed digital reference manuals! The registration deadline is quickly approaching, so make sure to reserve your spot today!

Join us to hear from our distinguished guest speaker Shayna Stott, the Environmental Planner for the City of Toronto’s City Planning Division. Stott will present on the development and implementation of Toronto’s esteemed Green Roof By-Law.

Can’t Join Us In Class?
Online Green Roof Professional (GRP) Training Available!

If you prefer to learn from the comfort of your home, GRP training is available to you online. Distance training allows trainees to pace their study, while still benefiting from the quality of knowledge offered by the GRP program. There is no better time than now to consider purchasing online GRP training! Click here to register. 

Green Roofs for Healthy Cities is an approved continuing education provider with USGBC/GBCI, AIA CES, LA CES, APLD, BOMI, OALA and RCI. Earn up to 22.5 Continuing Education (Professional Development) Hours.

The Buildings Show 2017

The Buildings Show is the leader in sourcing, networking and education for the North American design, architecture, construction and real estate communities. The Show is home to Construct Canada, HomeBuilder & Renovator Expo, IIDEXCanada, PM Expo and World of Concrete Pavilion, and together they create the largest North American exposition for the entire industry. The Toronto Real Estate Forum also happens concurrently.

More than 30,500 trade professionals attend the Show annually to discover new innovations across the building industry and source the latest materials, products, tools and technologies from more than 1,600 Canadian and international exhibitors.

Through the Show’s comprehensive seminar program, attendees can choose from 350+ seminars, panels, keynotes and round tables led by a roster of 500+ industry experts and in addition tours, awards, parties and association meetings. Topics include: best practices, leadership, building codes and regulations, sustainability, new approaches to construction, technology and design trends in housing, healthcare, education, retail, workplaces, accessibility, hospitality and wellness.

The Buildings Show takes place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre from November 29 – December 1, 2017. IIDEX Canada runs from November 29 – 30, 2017.

SOUTH BUILDING (Construct Canada, PM Expo, HomeBuilder & Renovator Expo and World of Concrete Pavilion)


Wednesday, November – 29 – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Thursday, November 30 – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Friday, December 1 – 9:00 am – 1:00 pm


Wednesday, November 29 – 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Thursday, November 30 – 8:00 am – 4:00 pm



Wednesday, November 29 – 9:00 am – 7:00 pm Thursday, November 30 – 9:00 am – 6:00 pm


Wednesday, November 29 – 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Thursday, November 30 – 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

For more information about The Buildings Show and to register, visit: