LEED is the primary sustainability credential for architects, interior designers, and other professionals in the construction industry. LEED accreditation demonstrates an understanding of sustainable design and construction practices.

After passing the LEED Green Associate Exam, it became clear that the GBES exam prep material is the best on the market. The study guides are top notch and the exam questions feel just like the real exam. That is why we recommend them to everyone we know who is preparing for the LEED exams.

LEED Green Associate Exam

First, check out our dedicated LEED Green Associate article: How To Pass The LEED v4 Green Associate Exam. In that article, we link to all of the free materials from the USGBC and GBCI – these are critical materials for your success. Then we suggest moving on to the following study guides:

  • LEED v4 Green Associate
    PDF Study Guide

    • This PDF is more that 287 pages and covers all the major topics on the exam.
    • Includes an MP3 audio book – perfect for studying at the gym or during your commute.
    • Instant access. Download and start studying right away.

    BUY from GBES

  • LEED v4 Green Associate
    Practice Tests with Exam Simulator

    • Online access to 600 questions in realistic 100-question exams.
    • Take unlimited tests over the course of 120 days.
    • Exam software is similar to real exam and the questions are written just like the real questions.
    • Hints and commentary for every question so you know why you are right or wrong.

    BUY from GBES

LEED AP: Building Design + Construction Exam

The LEED BD+C accreditation is the most popular version of the LEED AP exams. It is the exam that covers Building Design and Construction and focuses on larger projects. If you are unsure what AP exam to take, this is the most universal of them all and we suggest you take this exam.

  • LEED v4 AP BD+C
    Exam Prep Study Guide

    • Instant download access to this 200+ page PDF study guide.
    • Covers all the major topics and important points.

    BUY from GBES

  • LEED v4 AP BD+C
    Practice Tests with Exam Simulator

    • Online access to 500 questions in realistic 100-question exams.
    • Take unlimited tests over the course of 120 days.
    • Exam software is similar to real exam and the questions are written just like the real questions.
    • Hints and commentary for every question so you know why you are right or wrong.

    BUY from GBES

LEED AP: Interior Design + Construction Exam

The LEED ID+C exam focuses on interior environments and tenant improvements. It may be appropriate for interior designers and architects who focus on tenant improvements and small fitouts.

  • LEED v4 AP ID+C
    Practice Tests with Exam Simulator

    • Online access to 400 questions in realistic 100-question exams.
    • Take unlimited tests over the course of 120 days.
    • Exam software is similar to real exam and the questions are written just like the real questions.
    • Hints and commentary for every question so you know why you are right or wrong.

    BUY from GBES

LEED AP: Homes

The LEED Homes exam focuses on the design of healthy and energy efficient homes. Choose this exam if your work is mostly in the residential market.

  • LEED v4 AP Homes
    Practice Tests with Exam Simulator

    • Online access to 400 questions in realistic 100-question exams.
    • Take unlimited tests over the course of 120 days.
    • Exam software is similar to real exam and the questions are written just like the real questions.
    • Hints and commentary for every question so you know why you are right or wrong.

    BUY from GBES

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