Helpful Links and Tips

You can use the information below to help you with our LEED Green Associate Exam and exam notes.

LEED Green Associate Exam Tips

The Green Associate exam covers a lot of content but is not the most intellectually challenging exam. If you follow my step by step process it
will lead to a successful exam. That process is the following

1. Complete the live or online workshop

2. Read through our tailored study guide for deep understanding of all concepts

3. Re-watch parts of the recorded class if needed

4. Complete each mock exam and closely review the explanations of all
correct and incorrect questions
Once you achieve 85%+ consistently on all 4 mock exams you are ready!

5. Guaranteed 100% Passing Rate when steps above are followed


LEED Exam Notes

Location: Prometric Center nearest to you

Length: 2 Hours + 10 minute instruction video and no breaks

Exam Cost: Full time students: $100 ($200 otherwise)

Type: Multiple Choice

Scoring: 170/200 is a pass, but 125/200 is the lowest possible score

  • No part points
  • No points off for incorrect questions
  • The more difficult the question the more points it is worth, but the # is not known
  • 170/200 is not equal to 85% of the questions answered correctly



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  • Integrative Strategies (8 Questions)
  • Location and Transportation (7 Questions)
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  • Materials and Resources (9 Questions)
  • Indoor Environmental Quality (8 Questions)
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  • 15 pretest questions (Not worth points)