Bite-sized learning direct to your inbox, the UKGBC Green Building course mail is on-demand learning, accessible on-the-move or at your desk. You will receive the key topics you need to learn about sustainability and the built environment in easy-to-read emails.

This first series will take you through the basics in sustainable development with key principles and latest research, covering six themed mailings:

  1. What is sustainability?
  2. Energy
  3. Natural Resources
  4. Health & Wellbeing
  5. Sustainable Communities
  6. The Building Lifecycle


Who should sign up?

  • The Green Building Coursemails are aimed at those not yet involved in, to sustainability or those simply wanting a refresh.
  • May be of particular interest to graduates, apprentices, work returnees, and others that are newly working in the built environment.
  • Prior knowledge of Sustainability is NOT a requirement.

Why sign up?

Sustainability is business-critical. Your organisation is competing in a fast-changing world, where sustainability imperatives are becoming more prominent for investors, employees, and the wider industry.
Through the Green Building Coursemails you can keep up to date with the key information you need to make sure you understand the:

  • Business case for a sustainable built environment
  • Key drivers, policy, frameworks and market demand for sustainable buildings and infrastructure
  • Key principles of green building and construction


  • FREE
  • Coursemails are similar to online course material – you will receive a sequence of 6 easy to read emails (starting with a welcome email and a follow up email) The first course mail will arrive in your inbox, with further instalments every 3 days thereafter. You don’t need to do anything – you just read the content after signing up.



Sign up to coursemail series one using the form below.

PLEASE NOTE – You should receive a welcome email within a few hours of signing up, if this does not come through, please check your junk or clutter folder, if you still cannot find your coursemail you may need to make safe (whitelist) the address that sends the coursemail.  Details of how to do this can be found here.

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Sign up here for bitesize learning on green building

Sign up to UKGBC Coursemail series 1, on-demand learning, accessible anywhere, on key topics you need to learn about sustainability and the built environment in easy-to-read emails.