Training programme on Building Sense : Green Building Technologies and Management of Building Wastes at New Delhi

Training programme of Centre for Science and Environment

March 2-3, 2017

Centre for Science and Environment’s Sustainable Buildings and Habitat Programme is conducting a two day certificate course on “Building Sense – Green Building Technologies and Management of Building Wastes”. The objective of the programme is to enable participants to adopt a common sense approach to green buildings, one that blends traditional wisdom with modern science.

The itinerary includes more than 8 sessions including classroom lectures, site visit, group exercises etc. The courses will highlight life cycle methodologies that include conservation techniques, environmental awareness in material reuse, performance tracking & benchmarking, and waste management. It helps the participants to understand sustainable principles and practices; and designing frameworks to enhance energy and environmental performance in the built sector. The nuances of these aspects would be elaborated through case studies and examples from across the country. To enable rooted learning across the table, the participants would be presenting and sharing their learning and perspectives based on the visits and lectures.

The interactive modules are designed to encourage participants to acquire a 360 degree understanding and hands-on experience to look for their own solutions for designing better buildings.

The programme will be conducted by eminent subject experts and CSE professionals.

Course Outline

  • Green building movement in the country with focus on policies and regulations

  • Setting a Green Mandate

  • Passive design, techniques and technologies for resource conservation in buildings

  • Energy efficiency in system and services including lighting, electro-mechanical, etc. with support of case studies

  • Renewable energy in buildings

  • Waste management in buildings including Solid waste, C&D waste, E- waste

  • Building performance tracking & benchmarking and asset management

  • Hands on exercise and field visit.


  • Rs 6,500/- for professionals.

  • Rs 4,500/- for students

This includes course material, lunch, beverage breaks, field visit and one year free subscription for Down To Earth, science and environment fortnightly magazine.

 Note: Accommodation can be arranged nearby the training centre, would incur extra charges


Date: March 2-3, 2017

 9.30 am to 6.30 pm

Venue: Centre for Science and Environment
38, Tughlakabad Institutional Area
New Delhi- 110 062

The course fee should be paid in advance by demand draft/cheque in the name of CENTRE FOR SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENT payable at New Delhi. Registration form can be obtained from the contact given and can be posted/faxed to CSE.

February 20, 2017

Students, young professionals, academicians, NGO’s and researchers from field of environment, engineering, planning & architecture.

10% on course fee for participants (Up to 10th Feb, 2017).

Additional 10% for group registrations(four or more participants applying together).


Inderjit Ahuja
Sustainable Buildings and Habitat Programme
41, Tughlakabad Institutional Area, New Delhi - 62
Phone:  +91 (011) 29955124 +91 (011) 29955124 /125 (ext. 309)
Fax: +91 (011) 29955879