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Great.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 559.614 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(This supplement to the Guide to LEED Certification will explain the basic process of LEED volume )] TJ ET BT 34.016 545.358 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certification.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 517.062 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Certification through LEED volume certification involves three main steps:)] TJ ET BT 48.816 488.771 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 488.766 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Get started)] TJ ET BT 121.664 488.766 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( with LEED volume certification by applying for admittance, connecting with your new )] TJ ET BT 64.016 474.510 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(account manager and attending the required orientation after submitting the volume certification )] TJ ET BT 64.016 460.254 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(admission fee.)] TJ ET BT 48.816 446.003 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(2.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 445.998 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Precertify)] TJ ET BT 115.316 445.998 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( a prototype that can be applied across your building portfolio by submitting key )] TJ ET BT 64.016 431.742 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(documentation and the prototype fee in?] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 255.320 431.742 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(LEED Online)] TJ ET 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 255.320 429.042 m 321.644 429.042 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 321.644 431.742 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, and then participating in the review process.)] TJ ET BT 48.816 417.491 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(3.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 417.486 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Certify)] TJ ET BT 100.664 417.486 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( projects based on your prototype and participate in ongoing, quality-assurance audits.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 389.190 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(If you need assistance at any time, please?] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 234.968 389.190 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(contact us)] TJ ET 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 234.968 386.490 m 283.292 386.490 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 283.292 389.190 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 360.894 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Note: Check out our?] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 134.672 360.894 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Guide to LEED Certification: Commercial)] TJ ET 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 134.672 358.194 m 339.320 358.194 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 339.320 360.894 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, which works in conjunction with this guide )] TJ ET BT 34.016 346.638 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to give you a full picture of LEED volume certification. 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This phase of LEED volume certification includes registering and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 644.129 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(submitting the prototype in?] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 167.360 644.129 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(LEED Online)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 167.360 641.429 m 233.684 641.429 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 233.684 644.129 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, at which point the Green Business Certification Inc. \(GBCI: the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 629.873 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(organization responsible for administering LEED certification\) will conduct a comprehensive review to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 615.617 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(ensure that it meets LEED volume certification requirements.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 587.321 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Ready to begin? 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In )] TJ ET BT 34.016 471.282 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(order to assist you in the prototype development process and give you an idea of what review teams look for, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 457.026 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(GBCI requests that you submit one to two prototype credits for informal feedback \(not including?] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 501.632 457.026 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(complex )] TJ ET 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 501.632 454.326 m 545.960 454.326 l S BT 34.016 442.770 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(credits)] TJ ET 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 34.016 440.070 m 66.008 440.070 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 66.008 442.770 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\) prior to submitting for full review. You’ll send these credits directly to your account manager, who )] TJ ET BT 34.016 428.514 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(will then coordinate with your dedicated review team. GBCI targets returning informal feedback within 20 )] TJ ET BT 34.016 414.258 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(business days of receiving the credit documentation.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 384.023 Td /F2 14.0 Tf [(Review process)] TJ ET BT 34.016 355.242 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Once you have incorporated the informal feedback and finalized your prototype documentation, you can )] TJ ET BT 34.016 340.986 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(submit your full prototype in?] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 175.688 340.986 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(LEED Online)] TJ ET 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 175.688 338.286 m 242.012 338.286 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 242.012 340.986 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(. The review process follows the “standard review?process )] TJ ET BT 34.016 326.730 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(outlined in the?] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 106.352 326.730 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Guide to LEED Certification)] TJ ET 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 106.352 324.030 m 245.336 324.030 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 245.336 326.730 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( and also includes the option for appeals, inquiries, and other )] TJ ET BT 34.016 312.474 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(aspects outlined in the Guide to LEED Certification \(please note that expedited reviews are unfortunately not )] TJ ET BT 34.016 298.218 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(available for Volume prototypes\). GBCI targets the delivery of the preliminary prototype review within 30 )] TJ ET BT 34.016 283.962 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(business days and the final prototype review within 20 business days.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 255.666 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(To be eligible for precertification, your prototype must include all LEED prerequisites and enough credits to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 241.410 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(achieve certification at the LEED CertifiedTM level or higher. We’ll refer to the prerequisites and credits )] TJ ET BT 34.016 227.154 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(included in a particular prototype as?] TJ ET BT 209.984 227.154 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(prototype credits)] TJ ET BT 297.632 227.154 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(throughout this document. Prototype credits must be )] TJ ET BT 34.016 212.898 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(earned using the same techniques, methods and management strategies across all volume projects.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 182.682 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(A few clarifications about prototypes:)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 57.816 155.571 m 57.816 156.121 57.589 156.667 57.201 157.056 c 56.812 157.445 56.266 157.671 55.716 157.671 c 55.166 157.671 54.620 157.445 54.231 157.056 c 53.842 156.667 53.616 156.121 53.616 155.571 c 53.616 155.021 53.842 154.475 54.231 154.086 c 54.620 153.698 55.166 153.471 55.716 153.471 c 56.266 153.471 56.812 153.698 57.201 154.086 c 57.589 154.475 57.816 155.021 57.816 155.571 c f s BT 64.016 152.466 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(You may choose to have more than one prototype, depending on the diversity of your building )] TJ ET BT 64.016 138.210 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(portfolio.)] TJ ET 57.816 127.059 m 57.816 127.609 57.589 128.155 57.201 128.544 c 56.812 128.933 56.266 129.159 55.716 129.159 c 55.166 129.159 54.620 128.933 54.231 128.544 c 53.842 128.155 53.616 127.609 53.616 127.059 c 53.616 126.509 53.842 125.963 54.231 125.574 c 54.620 125.186 55.166 124.959 55.716 124.959 c 56.266 124.959 56.812 125.186 57.201 125.574 c 57.589 125.963 57.816 126.509 57.816 127.059 c f s BT 64.016 123.954 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(It’s up to you how much variance occurs among the group of volume projects under a given prototype, )] TJ ET BT 64.016 109.698 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(but there must be enough uniformity to share a common set of prototype credits. Note that not all )] TJ ET BT 64.016 95.442 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(prototype credits need to be used by all volume projects.)] TJ ET 57.816 84.291 m 57.816 84.841 57.589 85.387 57.201 85.776 c 56.812 86.165 56.266 86.391 55.716 86.391 c 55.166 86.391 54.620 86.165 54.231 85.776 c 53.842 85.387 53.616 84.841 53.616 84.291 c 53.616 83.741 53.842 83.195 54.231 82.806 c 54.620 82.418 55.166 82.191 55.716 82.191 c 56.266 82.191 56.812 82.418 57.201 82.806 c 57.589 83.195 57.816 83.741 57.816 84.291 c f s BT 64.016 81.186 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Some of the projects that you own or manage may not be suitable for a given prototype. These one-off )] TJ ET BT 64.016 66.930 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(projects may lack the uniformity needed to meet the prototype’s criteria. 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The format for these submittals is )] TJ ET BT 34.016 550.709 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(flexible to allow you to leverage your own organizational processes, tools and technology platforms as you )] TJ ET BT 34.016 536.453 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(facilitate LEED volume certification. For additional details regarding submittals, see the LEED Volume )] TJ ET BT 34.016 522.197 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Program: Submittal Guidance, which your account manager will provide you.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 493.901 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Your precertification application consists of general and credit-level documentation.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 465.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The general submittals include a high-level overview of your organization as well as a quality control plan )] TJ ET BT 34.016 451.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and education plan, which must show that you have the processes, tools, and education program necessary to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 437.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(deliver projects that consistently meet the LEED credit requirements.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 408.797 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The credit level submittals must include the following four components:)] TJ ET 57.816 383.606 m 57.816 384.156 57.589 384.702 57.201 385.091 c 56.812 385.480 56.266 385.706 55.716 385.706 c 55.166 385.706 54.620 385.480 54.231 385.091 c 53.842 384.702 53.616 384.156 53.616 383.606 c 53.616 383.056 53.842 382.510 54.231 382.121 c 54.620 381.733 55.166 381.506 55.716 381.506 c 56.266 381.506 56.812 381.733 57.201 382.121 c 57.589 382.510 57.816 383.056 57.816 383.606 c f s BT 64.016 380.501 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Technical documentation demonstrates that the prototype meets the LEED credit requirements.)] TJ ET 57.816 369.350 m 57.816 369.900 57.589 370.446 57.201 370.835 c 56.812 371.224 56.266 371.450 55.716 371.450 c 55.166 371.450 54.620 371.224 54.231 370.835 c 53.842 370.446 53.616 369.900 53.616 369.350 c 53.616 368.800 53.842 368.254 54.231 367.865 c 54.620 367.477 55.166 367.250 55.716 367.250 c 56.266 367.250 56.812 367.477 57.201 367.865 c 57.589 368.254 57.816 368.800 57.816 369.350 c f s BT 64.016 366.245 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The quality control process demonstrates the specific steps and tools that are in place to ensure that the )] TJ ET BT 64.016 351.989 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(LEED credit requirements are consistently met in the volume projects.)] TJ ET 57.816 340.838 m 57.816 341.388 57.589 341.934 57.201 342.323 c 56.812 342.712 56.266 342.938 55.716 342.938 c 55.166 342.938 54.620 342.712 54.231 342.323 c 53.842 341.934 53.616 341.388 53.616 340.838 c 53.616 340.288 53.842 339.742 54.231 339.353 c 54.620 338.965 55.166 338.738 55.716 338.738 c 56.266 338.738 56.812 338.965 57.201 339.353 c 57.589 339.742 57.816 340.288 57.816 340.838 c f s BT 64.016 337.733 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The education process demonstrates that everyone involved in the process is properly educated on the )] TJ ET BT 64.016 323.477 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(required implementation steps for each credit.)] TJ ET 57.816 312.326 m 57.816 312.876 57.589 313.422 57.201 313.811 c 56.812 314.200 56.266 314.426 55.716 314.426 c 55.166 314.426 54.620 314.200 54.231 313.811 c 53.842 313.422 53.616 312.876 53.616 312.326 c 53.616 311.776 53.842 311.230 54.231 310.841 c 54.620 310.453 55.166 310.226 55.716 310.226 c 56.266 310.226 56.812 310.453 57.201 310.841 c 57.589 311.230 57.816 311.776 57.816 312.326 c f s BT 64.016 309.221 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Finally, the audit documentation should identify sample deliverables that will be collected during a )] TJ ET BT 64.016 294.965 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(potential future audit to demonstrate that processes and procedures were followed.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 266.669 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Prototypes must ensure that related projects satisfy the requirements of all MPRs, prerequisites, and enough )] TJ ET BT 34.016 252.413 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(LEED credits to achieve certification along with all needed documentation.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 223.463 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Which prototype credits to include)] TJ ET BT 34.016 193.059 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Prototypes are designed to be applied across a large number of buildings that, although very similar, may )] TJ ET BT 34.016 178.803 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(have specific nuances. For this reason, we offer you the flexibility to prototype as many credits that you )] TJ ET BT 34.016 164.547 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(believe are suitable for the group of volume projects under the prototype. We encourage you to consider the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 150.291 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(protoype credits as a catalog of offerings to utilize for your volume projects. 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Individual credits incur an )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(additional fee ?you can learn more about them in the “Certify?section below.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 710.495 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Want to use more than one credit strategy for your projects?)] TJ ET BT 34.016 680.091 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(For each prototype credit, you’ll \(typically\) submit only one?] TJ ET BT 325.988 680.091 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(credit approach)] TJ ET BT 407.648 680.091 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(: a complete package of credit )] TJ ET BT 34.016 665.835 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(documentation to support one of the cases, options, or paths outlined in the LEED credit requirements. Up to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 651.579 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(five additional credit approaches per prototype are included in the standard review of the prototype, but )] TJ ET BT 34.016 637.323 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(volume certification includes the flexibility to submit as many as you need during the initial review, for an )] TJ ET BT 34.016 623.067 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(additional review fee.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 594.116 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Additional credits or changed credits)] TJ ET BT 34.016 563.712 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(You may experience unanticipated changes in the volume projects that you are certifying under a particular )] TJ ET BT 34.016 549.456 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(prototype ?changes that affect the prototype credits and the path you pursue \(changes of materials, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 535.200 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(construction methods, policy updates, etc.\). If this occurs, please reach out to your account manager as soon )] TJ ET BT 34.016 520.944 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(as possible. 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A formal )] TJ ET BT 34.016 390.309 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(inquiry pertaining to a prototype is referred to as a?] TJ ET BT 278.636 390.309 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(prototype CIR)] TJ ET BT 353.624 390.309 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, which is applicable to the particular )] TJ ET BT 34.016 376.053 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(prototype for which it was submitted and all buildings in the participant’s portfolio where the technical )] TJ ET BT 34.016 361.797 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(approach is similar for the given prerequisite or credit. However, a?] TJ ET BT 356.936 361.797 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(volume project CIR)] TJ ET BT 458.912 361.797 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( is applicable only )] TJ ET BT 34.016 347.541 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to the specific volume project for which it was submitted. Both types of CIRs may be submitted for a fee.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 317.325 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Deadlines for prototypes and volume projects)] TJ ET BT 34.016 287.109 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Volume prototype registration closes when individual project registration closes. Preliminary submissions )] TJ ET BT 34.016 272.853 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(for volume prototype precertification are accepted up to 12 months after this registration deadline. You must )] TJ ET BT 34.016 258.597 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(also achieve volume prototype precertification before any registered volume projects may submit for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 244.341 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certification. Volume projects have an additional three years to register after the closure of registration of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 230.085 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(any LEED rating system - a benefit unique to this type of certification. Volume projects must submit for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 215.829 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(preliminary review by the sunset date for the version of the LEED rating system under which they are )] TJ ET BT 34.016 201.573 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certifying.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 173.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Deadlines for volume prototypes and volume projects pursuing LEED 2009:)] TJ ET 57.816 148.086 m 57.816 148.635 57.589 149.182 57.201 149.571 c 56.812 149.959 56.266 150.186 55.716 150.186 c 55.166 150.186 54.620 149.959 54.231 149.571 c 53.842 149.182 53.616 148.635 53.616 148.086 c 53.616 147.536 53.842 146.989 54.231 146.601 c 54.620 146.212 55.166 145.986 55.716 145.986 c 56.266 145.986 56.812 146.212 57.201 146.601 c 57.589 146.989 57.816 147.536 57.816 148.086 c f s BT 64.016 144.981 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The prototype registration closure for LEED v2009 was Oct. 21, 2016)] TJ ET 57.816 133.830 m 57.816 134.379 57.589 134.926 57.201 135.315 c 56.812 135.703 56.266 135.930 55.716 135.930 c 55.166 135.930 54.620 135.703 54.231 135.315 c 53.842 134.926 53.616 134.379 53.616 133.830 c 53.616 133.280 53.842 132.733 54.231 132.345 c 54.620 131.956 55.166 131.730 55.716 131.730 c 56.266 131.730 56.812 131.956 57.201 132.345 c 57.589 132.733 57.816 133.280 57.816 133.830 c f s BT 64.016 130.725 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Volume prototypes registered under LEED v2009 must be submitted for preliminary review by Oct. )] TJ ET BT 64.016 116.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(31, 2017)] TJ ET 57.816 105.318 m 57.816 105.867 57.589 106.414 57.201 106.803 c 56.812 107.191 56.266 107.418 55.716 107.418 c 55.166 107.418 54.620 107.191 54.231 106.803 c 53.842 106.414 53.616 105.867 53.616 105.318 c 53.616 104.768 53.842 104.221 54.231 103.833 c 54.620 103.444 55.166 103.218 55.716 103.218 c 56.266 103.218 56.812 103.444 57.201 103.833 c 57.589 104.221 57.816 104.768 57.816 105.318 c f s BT 64.016 102.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Volume LEED v2009 projects must be registered and purchased by Oct. 31, 2019)] TJ ET 57.816 91.062 m 57.816 91.611 57.589 92.158 57.201 92.547 c 56.812 92.935 56.266 93.162 55.716 93.162 c 55.166 93.162 54.620 92.935 54.231 92.547 c 53.842 92.158 53.616 91.611 53.616 91.062 c 53.616 90.512 53.842 89.965 54.231 89.577 c 54.620 89.188 55.166 88.962 55.716 88.962 c 56.266 88.962 56.812 89.188 57.201 89.577 c 57.589 89.965 57.816 90.512 57.816 91.062 c f s BT 64.016 87.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Volume LEED v2009 projects must submit for preliminary review by June 30, 2021)] TJ ET 34.016 71.066 m 561.264 71.066 l 560.514 70.316 l 34.766 70.316 l f 0.160 0.160 0.160 rg 0.160 0.160 0.160 RG 34.016 69.566 m 561.264 69.566 l 560.514 70.316 l 34.766 70.316 l f 561.264 71.066 m 561.264 69.566 l 560.514 70.316 l 560.514 70.316 l f 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 34.016 71.066 m 34.016 69.566 l 34.766 70.316 l 34.766 70.316 l f endstream endobj 61 0 obj << /Type /Page /MediaBox [0.000 0.000 595.280 841.890] /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 63 0 R ] /Contents 62 0 R >> endobj 62 0 obj << /Length 8199 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 775.827 Td /F2 18.0 Tf [(Certify)] TJ ET BT 34.016 745.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Once your prototype has achieved precertification \(congratulations!\), you’re ready to enter the certification )] TJ ET BT 34.016 730.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(phase, at which point your volume projects can be certified using the prototype standards. During the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 716.693 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certification phase, you can register and begin construction on your volume projects, and pursue certification )] TJ ET BT 34.016 702.437 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(for them using the prototyped standards and credits. For LEED EB: O+M prototypes, you may begin the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 688.181 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(performance period for your volume projects.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 657.947 Td /F2 14.0 Tf [(Review process)] TJ ET BT 34.016 629.166 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The review process for this phase is slightly different than the review process outlined in the Guide to LEED )] TJ ET BT 34.016 614.910 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Certification, since it relies on audits for quality control. Volume project reviews occur in two parts: the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 600.654 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(preliminary review, and a final review, in which the full audit documentation is reviewed for the first three )] TJ ET BT 34.016 586.398 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(projects and those thereafter randomly selected for audit. The audit process ensures that your volume )] TJ ET BT 34.016 572.142 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(projects are in compliance with LEED standards and verify that your quality control and education processes )] TJ ET BT 34.016 557.886 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(are working effectively.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 528.936 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Part 1: Preliminary Review)] TJ ET 57.816 501.636 m 57.816 502.186 57.589 502.732 57.201 503.121 c 56.812 503.510 56.266 503.736 55.716 503.736 c 55.166 503.736 54.620 503.510 54.231 503.121 c 53.842 502.732 53.616 502.186 53.616 501.636 c 53.616 501.086 53.842 500.540 54.231 500.151 c 54.620 499.762 55.166 499.536 55.716 499.536 c 56.266 499.536 56.812 499.762 57.201 500.151 c 57.589 500.540 57.816 501.086 57.816 501.636 c f s BT 64.016 498.531 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Note: please be sure to verify the accuracy of the volume project scorecard that you submit. This is a )] TJ ET BT 64.016 484.275 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(critical step in your process. 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Your application will be checked for completeness and )] TJ ET BT 94.016 427.251 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(compliance.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 0.48 w 1 J 1 j 87.816 416.100 m 87.816 416.650 87.589 417.196 87.201 417.585 c 86.812 417.974 86.266 418.200 85.716 418.200 c 85.166 418.200 84.620 417.974 84.231 417.585 c 83.842 417.196 83.616 416.650 83.616 416.100 c 83.616 415.550 83.842 415.004 84.231 414.615 c 84.620 414.226 85.166 414.000 85.716 414.000 c 86.266 414.000 86.812 414.226 87.201 414.615 c 87.589 415.004 87.816 415.550 87.816 416.100 c s BT 94.016 412.995 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(GBCI will respond with its preliminary review and offer of certification or notification of audit )] TJ ET BT 94.016 398.739 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(within five business days.)] TJ ET 0.48 w 1 J 1 j 87.816 387.588 m 87.816 388.138 87.589 388.684 87.201 389.073 c 86.812 389.462 86.266 389.688 85.716 389.688 c 85.166 389.688 84.620 389.462 84.231 389.073 c 83.842 388.684 83.616 388.138 83.616 387.588 c 83.616 387.038 83.842 386.492 84.231 386.103 c 84.620 385.714 85.166 385.488 85.716 385.488 c 86.266 385.488 86.812 385.714 87.201 386.103 c 87.589 386.492 87.816 387.038 87.816 387.588 c s BT 94.016 384.483 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(We ask that you accept the certification within 25 business days.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 355.533 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Part 2: Final review of audit documentation \(select projects only\))] TJ ET BT 34.016 325.128 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(When a volume project is in the audit review process, subsequent volume projects will remain in a queue, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 310.872 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and the review timeline for the subsequent volume projects of the same prototype will commence when the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 296.616 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(audit reviews for all preceding volume projects are finalized, including any appeals, additional credit )] TJ ET BT 34.016 282.360 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(reviews, remediation plans, and/or re-precertification.)] TJ ET 57.816 257.169 m 57.816 257.719 57.589 258.265 57.201 258.654 c 56.812 259.043 56.266 259.269 55.716 259.269 c 55.166 259.269 54.620 259.043 54.231 258.654 c 53.842 258.265 53.616 257.719 53.616 257.169 c 53.616 256.619 53.842 256.073 54.231 255.684 c 54.620 255.295 55.166 255.069 55.716 255.069 c 56.266 255.069 56.812 255.295 57.201 255.684 c 57.589 256.073 57.816 256.619 57.816 257.169 c f s BT 64.016 254.064 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(For volume projects that are selected for audit \(including the first three volume projects that you )] TJ ET BT 64.016 239.808 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(submit, and a percent of randomly selected projects\), you’ll need to provide the full audit )] TJ ET BT 64.016 225.552 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(documentation \(identified during precertification\) within 15 business days.)] TJ ET 57.816 214.401 m 57.816 214.951 57.589 215.497 57.201 215.886 c 56.812 216.275 56.266 216.501 55.716 216.501 c 55.166 216.501 54.620 216.275 54.231 215.886 c 53.842 215.497 53.616 214.951 53.616 214.401 c 53.616 213.851 53.842 213.305 54.231 212.916 c 54.620 212.527 55.166 212.301 55.716 212.301 c 56.266 212.301 56.812 212.527 57.201 212.916 c 57.589 213.305 57.816 213.851 57.816 214.401 c f s BT 64.016 211.296 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(GBCI will respond with its audit review within 20 business days.)] TJ ET 57.816 200.145 m 57.816 200.695 57.589 201.241 57.201 201.630 c 56.812 202.019 56.266 202.245 55.716 202.245 c 55.166 202.245 54.620 202.019 54.231 201.630 c 53.842 201.241 53.616 200.695 53.616 200.145 c 53.616 199.595 53.842 199.049 54.231 198.660 c 54.620 198.271 55.166 198.045 55.716 198.045 c 56.266 198.045 56.812 198.271 57.201 198.660 c 57.589 199.049 57.816 199.595 57.816 200.145 c f s BT 64.016 197.040 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Your team can either accept the review as final, if you are satisfied, or choose to appeal the results of )] TJ ET BT 64.016 182.784 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the review. If GBCI has found that you have failed certain credits or prerequisites, we ask that you do )] TJ ET BT 64.016 168.528 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(not submit any additional volume projects until the audit review results are accepted.)] TJ ET 57.816 157.377 m 57.816 157.927 57.589 158.473 57.201 158.862 c 56.812 159.251 56.266 159.477 55.716 159.477 c 55.166 159.477 54.620 159.251 54.231 158.862 c 53.842 158.473 53.616 157.927 53.616 157.377 c 53.616 156.827 53.842 156.281 54.231 155.892 c 54.620 155.503 55.166 155.277 55.716 155.277 c 56.266 155.277 56.812 155.503 57.201 155.892 c 57.589 156.281 57.816 156.827 57.816 157.377 c f s BT 64.016 154.272 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Multiple audit reviews may run concurrently. However, the first three audit reviews must be )] TJ ET BT 64.016 140.016 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(completed before subsequent audit reviews begin.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 109.800 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Maintaining quality across volume projects)] TJ ET endstream endobj 63 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 64 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 209.3237 440.4271 275.6477 452.3071 ] >> endobj 64 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /URI /URI (http://www.usgbc.org/leedonline) >> endobj 65 0 obj << /Type /Page /MediaBox [0.000 0.000 595.280 841.890] /Parent 3 0 R /Contents 66 0 R >> endobj 66 0 obj << /Length 7160 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 0.48 w 1 J 1 j BT 34.016 784.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Audits are a key element of quality control throughout the volume process, helping to ensure that volume )] TJ ET BT 34.016 770.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(projects achieve the same rigorous standards as one-off projects that go through the traditional LEED )] TJ ET BT 34.016 755.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certification process.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 725.621 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(We want your volume projects to succeed and we will provide you with the guidance and expertise that will )] TJ ET BT 34.016 711.365 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(set you up for success. However, in certain instances, if a project has not successfully achieved a prototype )] TJ ET BT 34.016 697.109 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(credit that is submitted on a volume project scorecard, GBCI may deny these credits. You may pursue the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 682.853 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(standard appeals process, detailed above in the “Prototype precertification?section, for any denied credits. If )] TJ ET BT 34.016 668.597 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(GBCI determines through the appeals process that the volume project did indeed fail to achieve the credits in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 654.341 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(question, GBCI will remove the denied prototype credit from the prototype scorecard, and you are not )] TJ ET BT 34.016 640.085 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(eligible to apply the prototype credit to a volume project until you have precertified it again. You may )] TJ ET BT 34.016 625.829 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(precertify a denied prototype credit again using the process to add or revise credits noted in the “Additional )] TJ ET BT 34.016 611.573 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(or changed credits?paragraph in the “Precertify?section.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 583.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The following audit review outcomes will result in a failed volume project, requiring you to submit a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 569.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(remediation plan for a fee:)] TJ ET 57.816 543.830 m 57.816 544.380 57.589 544.926 57.201 545.315 c 56.812 545.704 56.266 545.930 55.716 545.930 c 55.166 545.930 54.620 545.704 54.231 545.315 c 53.842 544.926 53.616 544.380 53.616 543.830 c 53.616 543.280 53.842 542.734 54.231 542.345 c 54.620 541.957 55.166 541.730 55.716 541.730 c 56.266 541.730 56.812 541.957 57.201 542.345 c 57.589 542.734 57.816 543.280 57.816 543.830 c f s BT 64.016 540.725 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Three or more denied prototype credits)] TJ ET 57.816 529.574 m 57.816 530.124 57.589 530.670 57.201 531.059 c 56.812 531.448 56.266 531.674 55.716 531.674 c 55.166 531.674 54.620 531.448 54.231 531.059 c 53.842 530.670 53.616 530.124 53.616 529.574 c 53.616 529.024 53.842 528.478 54.231 528.089 c 54.620 527.701 55.166 527.474 55.716 527.474 c 56.266 527.474 56.812 527.701 57.201 528.089 c 57.589 528.478 57.816 529.024 57.816 529.574 c f s BT 64.016 526.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The failure of a prerequisite)] TJ ET 57.816 515.318 m 57.816 515.868 57.589 516.414 57.201 516.803 c 56.812 517.192 56.266 517.418 55.716 517.418 c 55.166 517.418 54.620 517.192 54.231 516.803 c 53.842 516.414 53.616 515.868 53.616 515.318 c 53.616 514.768 53.842 514.222 54.231 513.833 c 54.620 513.445 55.166 513.218 55.716 513.218 c 56.266 513.218 56.812 513.445 57.201 513.833 c 57.589 514.222 57.816 514.768 57.816 515.318 c f s BT 64.016 512.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(If the denial of one or more prototype credits reduces the total number of points awarded such that the )] TJ ET BT 64.016 497.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(project cannot achieve the level of LEED certification indicated on the volume project scorecard)] TJ ET BT 34.016 469.661 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(?] TJ ET BT 34.016 441.365 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In the subsequent remediation plan, you should identify the cause of the failure in the process and the steps )] TJ ET BT 34.016 427.109 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(you’ve taken to correct the failure before submitting any additional volume projects for certification. The )] TJ ET BT 34.016 412.853 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(remediation plan receives one review, for which GBCI targets delivery within 20 business days. Once your )] TJ ET BT 34.016 398.597 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(remediation plan has been reviewed and approved, for the next three volume projects that you submit for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 384.341 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certification, GBCI will review the full audit documentation for all three projects. There is a fee associated )] TJ ET BT 34.016 370.085 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(with the remediation plan , which covers the report review as well as the review of the full audit )] TJ ET BT 34.016 355.829 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(documentation for those three projects.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 327.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In the event that the full audit documentation review of one of these three projects results in an additional )] TJ ET BT 34.016 313.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(failed volume project, the entire prototype will be suspended and you’ll need to complete the precertification )] TJ ET BT 34.016 299.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(phase again. Your volume project purchases are not forfeited when a prototype is suspended, however, you )] TJ ET BT 34.016 284.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(will not be allowed to submit a volume project for certification until the re-precertification process is )] TJ ET BT 34.016 270.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(complete, including payment of the prototype fee again. To re-precertify a prototype, you’ll need to provide )] TJ ET BT 34.016 256.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(full precertification submittals, including information on all prototype prerequisites and credits. It is up to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 241.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(you to determine what aspects of the prototype’s precertification submittals must change in order for you to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 227.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(correct the failure. Some components of the prototype’s technical documentation and management processes )] TJ ET BT 34.016 213.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(may not have contributed to the failure, so the information that you submit for re-precertification of these )] TJ ET BT 34.016 199.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(components can be the same documentation as you originally submitted.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 170.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Please note that if one of the aforementioned audit documentation review outcomes occurs in the first three )] TJ ET BT 34.016 156.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(projects submitted under a prototype, a remediation plan and fee is not required as long as you’re able to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 142.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(correct the failure in the process for future volume projects.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 112.205 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Individual Credits)] TJ ET BT 34.016 81.989 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(For a specific volume project, you may wish to submit additional credits not included in the prototype )] TJ ET BT 34.016 67.733 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(precertification, which we refer to as?] TJ ET BT 213.620 67.733 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(individual credits)] TJ ET BT 303.308 67.733 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(. 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You may then submit for final review )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and GBCI will respond within 20 business days. If the project is also selected for audit, the individual credit )] TJ ET BT 34.016 725.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(review will occur concurrently with the audit review.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 694.973 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Project information)] TJ ET BT 34.016 664.757 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Please check out the Guide to LEED Certification for a full rundown of how USGBC utilizes project data. 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34.016 410.903 Td /F2 14.0 Tf [(LEED volume certification provides an exceptional value for your money. So, how )] TJ ET BT 34.016 394.223 Td /F2 14.0 Tf [(much does it cost to participate?)] TJ ET 57.816 368.547 m 57.816 369.097 57.589 369.643 57.201 370.032 c 56.812 370.421 56.266 370.647 55.716 370.647 c 55.166 370.647 54.620 370.421 54.231 370.032 c 53.842 369.643 53.616 369.097 53.616 368.547 c 53.616 367.997 53.842 367.451 54.231 367.062 c 54.620 366.674 55.166 366.447 55.716 366.447 c 56.266 366.447 56.812 366.674 57.201 367.062 c 57.589 367.451 57.816 367.997 57.816 368.547 c f s BT 64.016 365.442 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Program admission fee:)] TJ ET BT 185.996 365.442 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( The program admission fee is a one-time fee due once you’ve been accepted )] TJ ET BT 64.016 351.186 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(into LEED volume certification. Payment is due before your team participates in the orientation )] TJ ET BT 64.016 336.930 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(workshop. Once you’ve submitted payment, the program admission fee unlocks access to your )] TJ ET BT 64.016 322.674 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(USGBC account manager, a portfolio account in?] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 300.644 322.674 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(LEED Online)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 300.644 319.974 m 366.968 319.974 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 366.968 322.674 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, the orientation program \(covers up to )] TJ ET BT 64.016 308.418 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(three attendees; please note that travel and lodging costs are not covered\) and public recognition of )] TJ ET BT 64.016 294.162 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(your participation in LEED volume certification.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 57.816 283.011 m 57.816 283.561 57.589 284.107 57.201 284.496 c 56.812 284.885 56.266 285.111 55.716 285.111 c 55.166 285.111 54.620 284.885 54.231 284.496 c 53.842 284.107 53.616 283.561 53.616 283.011 c 53.616 282.461 53.842 281.915 54.231 281.526 c 54.620 281.138 55.166 280.911 55.716 280.911 c 56.266 280.911 56.812 281.138 57.201 281.526 c 57.589 281.915 57.816 282.461 57.816 283.011 c f s BT 64.016 279.906 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Prototype fee:)] TJ ET BT 136.316 279.906 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( The prototype fee is issued once you register your prototype in?] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 443.600 279.906 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(LEED Online)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 443.600 277.206 m 509.924 277.206 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 509.924 279.906 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, and )] TJ ET BT 64.016 265.650 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(payment is due before you submit your prototype for preliminary review. 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We strongly recommended that the )] TJ ET BT 64.016 204.798 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(performance period for all credits start after you achieve precertification.)] TJ ET 57.816 193.647 m 57.816 194.197 57.589 194.743 57.201 195.132 c 56.812 195.521 56.266 195.747 55.716 195.747 c 55.166 195.747 54.620 195.521 54.231 195.132 c 53.842 194.743 53.616 194.197 53.616 193.647 c 53.616 193.097 53.842 192.551 54.231 192.162 c 54.620 191.774 55.166 191.547 55.716 191.547 c 56.266 191.547 56.812 191.774 57.201 192.162 c 57.589 192.551 57.816 193.097 57.816 193.647 c f s BT 64.016 190.542 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(For projects submitted under a LEED O+M prototype and pursuing recertification, the performance )] TJ ET BT 64.016 176.286 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(period does not need to include three months that are post-precertification, however, the performance )] TJ ET BT 64.016 162.030 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(period end date of all credits cannot precede the prototype precertification date.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 131.814 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Submitting your prototype precertification application)] TJ ET BT 34.016 101.598 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In order to complete your application, you’ll need to provide documentation that addresses both the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 87.342 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(prototype credit strategies that you will pursue as well as the education, quality control and audit )] TJ ET BT 34.016 73.086 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(documentation that you will have in place to support these strategies. 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For additional details regarding submittals, see the LEED Volume )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Program: Submittal Guidance, which your account manager will provide you.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.917 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Your precertification application consists of general and credit-level documentation.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 725.621 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The general submittals include a high-level overview of your organization as well as a quality control plan )] TJ ET BT 34.016 711.365 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and education plan, which must show that you have the processes, tools, and education program necessary to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 697.109 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(deliver projects that consistently meet the LEED credit requirements.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 668.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The credit level submittals must include the following four components:)] TJ ET 57.816 643.622 m 57.816 644.172 57.589 644.718 57.201 645.107 c 56.812 645.496 56.266 645.722 55.716 645.722 c 55.166 645.722 54.620 645.496 54.231 645.107 c 53.842 644.718 53.616 644.172 53.616 643.622 c 53.616 643.072 53.842 642.526 54.231 642.137 c 54.620 641.749 55.166 641.522 55.716 641.522 c 56.266 641.522 56.812 641.749 57.201 642.137 c 57.589 642.526 57.816 643.072 57.816 643.622 c f s BT 64.016 640.517 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Technical documentation demonstrates that the prototype meets the LEED credit requirements.)] TJ ET 57.816 629.366 m 57.816 629.916 57.589 630.462 57.201 630.851 c 56.812 631.240 56.266 631.466 55.716 631.466 c 55.166 631.466 54.620 631.240 54.231 630.851 c 53.842 630.462 53.616 629.916 53.616 629.366 c 53.616 628.816 53.842 628.270 54.231 627.881 c 54.620 627.493 55.166 627.266 55.716 627.266 c 56.266 627.266 56.812 627.493 57.201 627.881 c 57.589 628.270 57.816 628.816 57.816 629.366 c f s BT 64.016 626.261 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The quality control process demonstrates the specific steps and tools that are in place to ensure that the )] TJ ET BT 64.016 612.005 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(LEED credit requirements are consistently met in the volume projects.)] TJ ET 57.816 600.854 m 57.816 601.404 57.589 601.950 57.201 602.339 c 56.812 602.728 56.266 602.954 55.716 602.954 c 55.166 602.954 54.620 602.728 54.231 602.339 c 53.842 601.950 53.616 601.404 53.616 600.854 c 53.616 600.304 53.842 599.758 54.231 599.369 c 54.620 598.981 55.166 598.754 55.716 598.754 c 56.266 598.754 56.812 598.981 57.201 599.369 c 57.589 599.758 57.816 600.304 57.816 600.854 c f s BT 64.016 597.749 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The education process demonstrates that everyone involved in the process is properly educated on the )] TJ ET BT 64.016 583.493 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(required implementation steps for each credit.)] TJ ET 57.816 572.342 m 57.816 572.892 57.589 573.438 57.201 573.827 c 56.812 574.216 56.266 574.442 55.716 574.442 c 55.166 574.442 54.620 574.216 54.231 573.827 c 53.842 573.438 53.616 572.892 53.616 572.342 c 53.616 571.792 53.842 571.246 54.231 570.857 c 54.620 570.469 55.166 570.242 55.716 570.242 c 56.266 570.242 56.812 570.469 57.201 570.857 c 57.589 571.246 57.816 571.792 57.816 572.342 c f s BT 64.016 569.237 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Finally, the audit documentation should identify sample deliverables that will be collected during a )] TJ ET BT 64.016 554.981 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(potential future audit to demonstrate that processes and procedures were followed.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 526.685 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Prototypes must ensure that related projects satisfy the requirements of all MPRs, prerequisites, and enough )] TJ ET BT 34.016 512.429 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(LEED credits to achieve certification along with all needed documentation.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 483.479 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Which prototype credits to include)] TJ ET BT 34.016 453.075 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Prototypes are designed to be applied across a large number of buildings that, although very similar, may )] TJ ET BT 34.016 438.819 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(have specific nuances. For this reason, we offer you the flexibility to prototype as many credits that you )] TJ ET BT 34.016 424.563 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(believe are suitable for the group of volume projects under the prototype. We encourage you to consider the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 410.307 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(protoype credits as a catalog of offerings to utilize for your volume projects. Once you achieve )] TJ ET BT 34.016 396.051 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(precertification for your prototype, you can draw from this “catalog?and apply credits in various )] TJ ET BT 34.016 381.795 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(combinations to achieve LEED certification success in your volume project.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 352.844 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Which prototype credits not to include)] TJ ET BT 34.016 322.440 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(There are no requirements for how frequently a given prototype credit must be used on volume projects. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 308.184 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Rather, we encourage you to consider the frequency that you anticipate applying each credit when deciding )] TJ ET BT 34.016 293.928 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(whether or not to include a credit in the prototype precertification. For credits that you anticipate using less )] TJ ET BT 34.016 279.672 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(frequently, you may opt to leave them out of your prototype precertification and instead, supplement the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 265.416 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(prototype by using them as?] TJ ET BT 167.012 265.416 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(individual credits)] TJ ET BT 256.700 265.416 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( in unique circumstances. Individual credits incur an )] TJ ET BT 34.016 251.160 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(additional fee ?you can learn more about them in the “Certify?section below.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 222.209 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Want to use more than one credit strategy for your projects?)] TJ ET BT 34.016 191.805 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(For each prototype credit, you’ll \(typically\) submit only one?] TJ ET BT 325.988 191.805 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(credit approach)] TJ ET BT 407.648 191.805 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(: a complete package of credit )] TJ ET BT 34.016 177.549 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(documentation to support one of the cases, options, or paths outlined in the LEED credit requirements. Up to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 163.293 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(five additional credit approaches per prototype are included in the standard review of the prototype, but )] TJ ET BT 34.016 149.037 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(volume certification includes the flexibility to submit as many as you need during the initial review, for an )] TJ ET BT 34.016 134.781 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(additional review fee.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 105.830 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Additional credits or changed credits)] TJ ET BT 34.016 75.426 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(You may experience unanticipated changes in the volume projects that you are certifying under a particular )] TJ ET BT 34.016 61.170 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(prototype ?changes that affect the prototype credits and the path you pursue \(changes of materials, )] TJ ET endstream endobj 119 0 obj << /Type /Page /MediaBox [0.000 0.000 595.280 841.890] /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 121 0 R ] /Contents 120 0 R >> endobj 120 0 obj << /Length 6716 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 796.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(construction methods, policy updates, etc.\). 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A formal )] TJ ET BT 34.016 651.579 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(inquiry pertaining to a prototype is referred to as a?] TJ ET BT 278.636 651.579 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(prototype CIR)] TJ ET BT 353.624 651.579 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, which is applicable to the particular )] TJ ET BT 34.016 637.323 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(prototype for which it was submitted and all buildings in the participant’s portfolio where the technical )] TJ ET BT 34.016 623.067 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(approach is similar for the given prerequisite or credit. However, a?] TJ ET BT 356.936 623.067 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(volume project CIR)] TJ ET BT 458.912 623.067 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( is applicable only )] TJ ET BT 34.016 608.811 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to the specific volume project for which it was submitted. Both types of CIRs may be submitted for a fee.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 578.595 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Deadlines for prototypes and volume projects)] TJ ET BT 34.016 548.379 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Volume prototype registration closes when individual project registration closes. Preliminary submissions )] TJ ET BT 34.016 534.123 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(for volume prototype precertification are accepted up to 12 months after this registration deadline. You must )] TJ ET BT 34.016 519.867 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(also achieve volume prototype precertification before any registered volume projects may submit for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 505.611 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certification. Volume projects have an additional three years to register after the closure of registration of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 491.355 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(any LEED rating system - a benefit unique to this type of certification. Volume projects must submit for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 477.099 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(preliminary review by the sunset date for the version of the LEED rating system under which they are )] TJ ET BT 34.016 462.843 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certifying.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 434.547 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Deadlines for volume prototypes and volume projects pursuing LEED 2009:)] TJ ET 57.816 409.355 m 57.816 409.905 57.589 410.452 57.201 410.840 c 56.812 411.229 56.266 411.455 55.716 411.455 c 55.166 411.455 54.620 411.229 54.231 410.840 c 53.842 410.452 53.616 409.905 53.616 409.355 c 53.616 408.806 53.842 408.259 54.231 407.870 c 54.620 407.482 55.166 407.255 55.716 407.255 c 56.266 407.255 56.812 407.482 57.201 407.870 c 57.589 408.259 57.816 408.806 57.816 409.355 c f s BT 64.016 406.251 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The prototype registration closure for LEED v2009 was Oct. 21, 2016)] TJ ET 57.816 395.099 m 57.816 395.649 57.589 396.196 57.201 396.584 c 56.812 396.973 56.266 397.199 55.716 397.199 c 55.166 397.199 54.620 396.973 54.231 396.584 c 53.842 396.196 53.616 395.649 53.616 395.099 c 53.616 394.550 53.842 394.003 54.231 393.614 c 54.620 393.226 55.166 392.999 55.716 392.999 c 56.266 392.999 56.812 393.226 57.201 393.614 c 57.589 394.003 57.816 394.550 57.816 395.099 c f s BT 64.016 391.995 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Volume prototypes registered under LEED v2009 must be submitted for preliminary review by Oct. )] TJ ET BT 64.016 377.739 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(31, 2017)] TJ ET 57.816 366.587 m 57.816 367.137 57.589 367.684 57.201 368.072 c 56.812 368.461 56.266 368.687 55.716 368.687 c 55.166 368.687 54.620 368.461 54.231 368.072 c 53.842 367.684 53.616 367.137 53.616 366.587 c 53.616 366.038 53.842 365.491 54.231 365.102 c 54.620 364.714 55.166 364.487 55.716 364.487 c 56.266 364.487 56.812 364.714 57.201 365.102 c 57.589 365.491 57.816 366.038 57.816 366.587 c f s BT 64.016 363.483 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Volume LEED v2009 projects must be registered and purchased by Oct. 31, 2019)] TJ ET 57.816 352.331 m 57.816 352.881 57.589 353.428 57.201 353.816 c 56.812 354.205 56.266 354.431 55.716 354.431 c 55.166 354.431 54.620 354.205 54.231 353.816 c 53.842 353.428 53.616 352.881 53.616 352.331 c 53.616 351.782 53.842 351.235 54.231 350.846 c 54.620 350.458 55.166 350.231 55.716 350.231 c 56.266 350.231 56.812 350.458 57.201 350.846 c 57.589 351.235 57.816 351.782 57.816 352.331 c f s BT 64.016 349.227 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Volume LEED v2009 projects must submit for preliminary review by June 30, 2021)] TJ ET 34.016 332.335 m 561.264 332.335 l 560.514 331.585 l 34.766 331.585 l f 0.160 0.160 0.160 rg 0.160 0.160 0.160 RG 34.016 330.835 m 561.264 330.835 l 560.514 331.585 l 34.766 331.585 l f 561.264 332.335 m 561.264 330.835 l 560.514 331.585 l 560.514 331.585 l f 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 34.016 332.335 m 34.016 330.835 l 34.766 331.585 l 34.766 331.585 l f 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 34.016 313.431 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Certify)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 34.016 310.731 m 68.012 310.731 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 34.016 278.532 Td /F2 18.0 Tf [(Certify)] TJ ET BT 34.016 247.911 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Once your prototype has achieved precertification \(congratulations!\), you’re ready to enter the certification )] TJ ET BT 34.016 233.655 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(phase, at which point your volume projects can be certified using the prototype standards. During the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 219.399 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certification phase, you can register and begin construction on your volume projects, and pursue certification )] TJ ET BT 34.016 205.143 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(for them using the prototyped standards and credits. For LEED EB: O+M prototypes, you may begin the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 190.887 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(performance period for your volume projects.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 162.692 Td /F2 14.0 Tf [(Review process)] TJ ET endstream endobj 121 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 122 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 34.0157 312.3506 68.0117 324.2306 ] >> endobj 122 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /URI /URI (http://www.shunlichina.com#collapse-4) >> endobj 123 0 obj << /Type /Page /MediaBox [0.000 0.000 595.280 841.890] /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 125 0 R ] /Contents 124 0 R >> endobj 124 0 obj << /Length 7779 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.6 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 784.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The review process for this phase is slightly different than the review process outlined in the Guide to LEED )] TJ ET BT 34.016 770.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Certification, since it relies on audits for quality control. 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The audit process ensures that your volume )] TJ ET BT 34.016 727.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(projects are in compliance with LEED standards and verify that your quality control and education processes )] TJ ET BT 34.016 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(are working effectively.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 682.199 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Part 1: Preliminary Review)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 57.816 654.899 m 57.816 655.449 57.589 655.996 57.201 656.384 c 56.812 656.773 56.266 656.999 55.716 656.999 c 55.166 656.999 54.620 656.773 54.231 656.384 c 53.842 655.996 53.616 655.449 53.616 654.899 c 53.616 654.350 53.842 653.803 54.231 653.414 c 54.620 653.026 55.166 652.799 55.716 652.799 c 56.266 652.799 56.812 653.026 57.201 653.414 c 57.589 653.803 57.816 654.350 57.816 654.899 c f s BT 64.016 651.795 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Note: please be sure to verify the accuracy of the volume project scorecard that you submit. This is a )] TJ ET BT 64.016 637.539 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(critical step in your process. 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Your application will be checked for completeness and )] TJ ET BT 94.016 580.515 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(compliance.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 0.48 w 1 J 1 j 87.816 569.363 m 87.816 569.913 87.589 570.460 87.201 570.848 c 86.812 571.237 86.266 571.463 85.716 571.463 c 85.166 571.463 84.620 571.237 84.231 570.848 c 83.842 570.460 83.616 569.913 83.616 569.363 c 83.616 568.814 83.842 568.267 84.231 567.878 c 84.620 567.490 85.166 567.263 85.716 567.263 c 86.266 567.263 86.812 567.490 87.201 567.878 c 87.589 568.267 87.816 568.814 87.816 569.363 c s BT 94.016 566.259 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(GBCI will respond with its preliminary review and offer of certification or notification of audit )] TJ ET BT 94.016 552.003 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(within five business days.)] TJ ET 0.48 w 1 J 1 j 87.816 540.851 m 87.816 541.401 87.589 541.948 87.201 542.336 c 86.812 542.725 86.266 542.951 85.716 542.951 c 85.166 542.951 84.620 542.725 84.231 542.336 c 83.842 541.948 83.616 541.401 83.616 540.851 c 83.616 540.302 83.842 539.755 84.231 539.366 c 84.620 538.978 85.166 538.751 85.716 538.751 c 86.266 538.751 86.812 538.978 87.201 539.366 c 87.589 539.755 87.816 540.302 87.816 540.851 c s BT 94.016 537.747 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(We ask that you accept the certification within 25 business days.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 508.796 Td /F2 10.0 Tf [(Part 2: Final review of audit documentation \(select projects only\))] TJ ET BT 34.016 478.392 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(When a volume project is in the audit review process, subsequent volume projects will remain in a queue, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 464.136 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and the review timeline for the subsequent volume projects of the same prototype will commence when the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 449.880 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(audit reviews for all preceding volume projects are finalized, including any appeals, additional credit )] TJ ET BT 34.016 435.624 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(reviews, remediation plans, and/or re-precertification.)] TJ ET 57.816 410.432 m 57.816 410.982 57.589 411.529 57.201 411.917 c 56.812 412.306 56.266 412.532 55.716 412.532 c 55.166 412.532 54.620 412.306 54.231 411.917 c 53.842 411.529 53.616 410.982 53.616 410.432 c 53.616 409.883 53.842 409.336 54.231 408.948 c 54.620 408.559 55.166 408.332 55.716 408.332 c 56.266 408.332 56.812 408.559 57.201 408.948 c 57.589 409.336 57.816 409.883 57.816 410.432 c f s BT 64.016 407.328 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(For volume projects that are selected for audit \(including the first three volume projects that you )] TJ ET BT 64.016 393.072 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(submit, and a percent of randomly selected projects\), you’ll need to provide the full audit )] TJ ET BT 64.016 378.816 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(documentation \(identified during precertification\) within 15 business days.)] TJ ET 57.816 367.664 m 57.816 368.214 57.589 368.761 57.201 369.149 c 56.812 369.538 56.266 369.764 55.716 369.764 c 55.166 369.764 54.620 369.538 54.231 369.149 c 53.842 368.761 53.616 368.214 53.616 367.664 c 53.616 367.115 53.842 366.568 54.231 366.180 c 54.620 365.791 55.166 365.564 55.716 365.564 c 56.266 365.564 56.812 365.791 57.201 366.180 c 57.589 366.568 57.816 367.115 57.816 367.664 c f s BT 64.016 364.560 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(GBCI will respond with its audit review within 20 business days.)] TJ ET 57.816 353.408 m 57.816 353.958 57.589 354.505 57.201 354.893 c 56.812 355.282 56.266 355.508 55.716 355.508 c 55.166 355.508 54.620 355.282 54.231 354.893 c 53.842 354.505 53.616 353.958 53.616 353.408 c 53.616 352.859 53.842 352.312 54.231 351.924 c 54.620 351.535 55.166 351.308 55.716 351.308 c 56.266 351.308 56.812 351.535 57.201 351.924 c 57.589 352.312 57.816 352.859 57.816 353.408 c f s BT 64.016 350.304 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Your team can either accept the review as final, if you are satisfied, or choose to appeal the results of )] TJ ET BT 64.016 336.048 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the review. If GBCI has found that you have failed certain credits or prerequisites, we ask that you do )] TJ ET BT 64.016 321.792 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(not submit any additional volume projects until the audit review results are accepted.)] TJ ET 57.816 310.640 m 57.816 311.190 57.589 311.737 57.201 312.125 c 56.812 312.514 56.266 312.740 55.716 312.740 c 55.166 312.740 54.620 312.514 54.231 312.125 c 53.842 311.737 53.616 311.190 53.616 310.640 c 53.616 310.091 53.842 309.544 54.231 309.156 c 54.620 308.767 55.166 308.540 55.716 308.540 c 56.266 308.540 56.812 308.767 57.201 309.156 c 57.589 309.544 57.816 310.091 57.816 310.640 c f s BT 64.016 307.536 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Multiple audit reviews may run concurrently. However, the first three audit reviews must be )] TJ ET BT 64.016 293.280 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(completed before subsequent audit reviews begin.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 263.064 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Maintaining quality across volume projects)] TJ ET BT 34.016 232.848 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Audits are a key element of quality control throughout the volume process, helping to ensure that volume )] TJ ET BT 34.016 218.592 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(projects achieve the same rigorous standards as one-off projects that go through the traditional LEED )] TJ ET BT 34.016 204.336 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certification process.)] TJ ET endstream endobj 125 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 126 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 209.3237 593.6906 275.6477 605.5706 ] >> endobj 126 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /URI /URI (http://www.usgbc.org/leedonline) >> endobj 127 0 obj << /Type /Page /MediaBox [0.000 0.000 595.280 841.890] /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 129 0 R 131 0 R ] /Contents 128 0 R >> endobj 128 0 obj << /Length 7794 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 0.48 w 1 J 1 j BT 34.016 784.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(We want your volume projects to succeed and we will provide you with the guidance and expertise that will )] TJ ET BT 34.016 770.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(set you up for success. However, in certain instances, if a project has not successfully achieved a prototype )] TJ ET BT 34.016 755.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(credit that is submitted on a volume project scorecard, GBCI may deny these credits. You may pursue the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 741.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(standard appeals process, detailed above in the “Prototype precertification?section, for any denied credits. If )] TJ ET BT 34.016 727.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(GBCI determines through the appeals process that the volume project did indeed fail to achieve the credits in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(question, GBCI will remove the denied prototype credit from the prototype scorecard, and you are not )] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(eligible to apply the prototype credit to a volume project until you have precertified it again. You may )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(precertify a denied prototype credit again using the process to add or revise credits noted in the “Additional )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(or changed credits?paragraph in the “Precertify?section.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 640.085 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The following audit review outcomes will result in a failed volume project, requiring you to submit a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 625.829 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(remediation plan for a fee:)] TJ ET 57.816 600.638 m 57.816 601.188 57.589 601.734 57.201 602.123 c 56.812 602.512 56.266 602.738 55.716 602.738 c 55.166 602.738 54.620 602.512 54.231 602.123 c 53.842 601.734 53.616 601.188 53.616 600.638 c 53.616 600.088 53.842 599.542 54.231 599.153 c 54.620 598.765 55.166 598.538 55.716 598.538 c 56.266 598.538 56.812 598.765 57.201 599.153 c 57.589 599.542 57.816 600.088 57.816 600.638 c f s BT 64.016 597.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Three or more denied prototype credits)] TJ ET 57.816 586.382 m 57.816 586.932 57.589 587.478 57.201 587.867 c 56.812 588.256 56.266 588.482 55.716 588.482 c 55.166 588.482 54.620 588.256 54.231 587.867 c 53.842 587.478 53.616 586.932 53.616 586.382 c 53.616 585.832 53.842 585.286 54.231 584.897 c 54.620 584.509 55.166 584.282 55.716 584.282 c 56.266 584.282 56.812 584.509 57.201 584.897 c 57.589 585.286 57.816 585.832 57.816 586.382 c f s BT 64.016 583.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The failure of a prerequisite)] TJ ET 57.816 572.126 m 57.816 572.676 57.589 573.222 57.201 573.611 c 56.812 574.000 56.266 574.226 55.716 574.226 c 55.166 574.226 54.620 574.000 54.231 573.611 c 53.842 573.222 53.616 572.676 53.616 572.126 c 53.616 571.576 53.842 571.030 54.231 570.641 c 54.620 570.253 55.166 570.026 55.716 570.026 c 56.266 570.026 56.812 570.253 57.201 570.641 c 57.589 571.030 57.816 571.576 57.816 572.126 c f s BT 64.016 569.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(If the denial of one or more prototype credits reduces the total number of points awarded such that the )] TJ ET BT 64.016 554.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(project cannot achieve the level of LEED certification indicated on the volume project scorecard)] TJ ET BT 34.016 526.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(?] TJ ET BT 34.016 498.173 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In the subsequent remediation plan, you should identify the cause of the failure in the process and the steps )] TJ ET BT 34.016 483.917 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(you’ve taken to correct the failure before submitting any additional volume projects for certification. The )] TJ ET BT 34.016 469.661 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(remediation plan receives one review, for which GBCI targets delivery within 20 business days. Once your )] TJ ET BT 34.016 455.405 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(remediation plan has been reviewed and approved, for the next three volume projects that you submit for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 441.149 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certification, GBCI will review the full audit documentation for all three projects. There is a fee associated )] TJ ET BT 34.016 426.893 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(with the remediation plan , which covers the report review as well as the review of the full audit )] TJ ET BT 34.016 412.637 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(documentation for those three projects.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 384.341 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In the event that the full audit documentation review of one of these three projects results in an additional )] TJ ET BT 34.016 370.085 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(failed volume project, the entire prototype will be suspended and you’ll need to complete the precertification )] TJ ET BT 34.016 355.829 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(phase again. Your volume project purchases are not forfeited when a prototype is suspended, however, you )] TJ ET BT 34.016 341.573 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(will not be allowed to submit a volume project for certification until the re-precertification process is )] TJ ET BT 34.016 327.317 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(complete, including payment of the prototype fee again. To re-precertify a prototype, you’ll need to provide )] TJ ET BT 34.016 313.061 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(full precertification submittals, including information on all prototype prerequisites and credits. It is up to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 298.805 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(you to determine what aspects of the prototype’s precertification submittals must change in order for you to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 284.549 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(correct the failure. Some components of the prototype’s technical documentation and management processes )] TJ ET BT 34.016 270.293 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(may not have contributed to the failure, so the information that you submit for re-precertification of these )] TJ ET BT 34.016 256.037 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(components can be the same documentation as you originally submitted.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 227.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Please note that if one of the aforementioned audit documentation review outcomes occurs in the first three )] TJ ET BT 34.016 213.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(projects submitted under a prototype, a remediation plan and fee is not required as long as you’re able to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 199.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(correct the failure in the process for future volume projects.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 169.013 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Individual Credits)] TJ ET BT 34.016 138.797 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(For a specific volume project, you may wish to submit additional credits not included in the prototype )] TJ ET BT 34.016 124.541 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(precertification, which we refer to as?] TJ ET BT 213.620 124.541 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(individual credits)] TJ ET BT 303.308 124.541 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(. 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If the project is also selected for audit, the individual credit )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(review will occur concurrently with the audit review.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 751.997 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Project information)] TJ ET BT 34.016 721.781 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Please check out the Guide to LEED Certification for a full rundown of how USGBC utilizes project data. In )] TJ ET BT 34.016 707.525 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(addition to the project directory and other information we collect for all LEED projects, for volume )] TJ ET BT 34.016 693.269 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(certification participants, we also collect:)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.000 RG 57.816 668.078 m 57.816 668.628 57.589 669.174 57.201 669.563 c 56.812 669.952 56.266 670.178 55.716 670.178 c 55.166 670.178 54.620 669.952 54.231 669.563 c 53.842 669.174 53.616 668.628 53.616 668.078 c 53.616 667.528 53.842 666.982 54.231 666.593 c 54.620 666.205 55.166 665.978 55.716 665.978 c 56.266 665.978 56.812 666.205 57.201 666.593 c 57.589 666.982 57.816 667.528 57.816 668.078 c f s BT 64.016 664.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Name of Volume participant)] TJ ET 57.816 653.822 m 57.816 654.372 57.589 654.918 57.201 655.307 c 56.812 655.696 56.266 655.922 55.716 655.922 c 55.166 655.922 54.620 655.696 54.231 655.307 c 53.842 654.918 53.616 654.372 53.616 653.822 c 53.616 653.272 53.842 652.726 54.231 652.337 c 54.620 651.949 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623.825 c 54.620 623.437 55.166 623.210 55.716 623.210 c 56.266 623.210 56.812 623.437 57.201 623.825 c 57.589 624.214 57.816 624.760 57.816 625.310 c f s BT 64.016 622.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Prototype registration date)] TJ ET 57.816 611.054 m 57.816 611.604 57.589 612.150 57.201 612.539 c 56.812 612.928 56.266 613.154 55.716 613.154 c 55.166 613.154 54.620 612.928 54.231 612.539 c 53.842 612.150 53.616 611.604 53.616 611.054 c 53.616 610.504 53.842 609.958 54.231 609.569 c 54.620 609.181 55.166 608.954 55.716 608.954 c 56.266 608.954 56.812 609.181 57.201 609.569 c 57.589 609.958 57.816 610.504 57.816 611.054 c f s BT 64.016 607.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Prototype precertification date)] TJ ET 57.816 596.798 m 57.816 597.348 57.589 597.894 57.201 598.283 c 56.812 598.672 56.266 598.898 55.716 598.898 c 55.166 598.898 54.620 598.672 54.231 598.283 c 53.842 597.894 53.616 597.348 53.616 596.798 c 53.616 596.248 53.842 595.702 54.231 595.313 c 54.620 594.925 55.166 594.698 55.716 594.698 c 56.266 594.698 56.812 594.925 57.201 595.313 c 57.589 595.702 57.816 596.248 57.816 596.798 c f s BT 64.016 593.693 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Prototype precertification level)] TJ ET 57.816 582.542 m 57.816 583.092 57.589 583.638 57.201 584.027 c 56.812 584.416 56.266 584.642 55.716 584.642 c 55.166 584.642 54.620 584.416 54.231 584.027 c 53.842 583.638 53.616 583.092 53.616 582.542 c 53.616 581.992 53.842 581.446 54.231 581.057 c 54.620 580.669 55.166 580.442 55.716 580.442 c 56.266 580.442 56.812 580.669 57.201 581.057 c 57.589 581.446 57.816 581.992 57.816 582.542 c f s BT 64.016 579.437 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Prototype points earned)] TJ ET 57.816 568.286 m 57.816 568.836 57.589 569.382 57.201 569.771 c 56.812 570.160 56.266 570.386 55.716 570.386 c 55.166 570.386 54.620 570.160 54.231 569.771 c 53.842 569.382 53.616 568.836 53.616 568.286 c 53.616 567.736 53.842 567.190 54.231 566.801 c 54.620 566.413 55.166 566.186 55.716 566.186 c 56.266 566.186 56.812 566.413 57.201 566.801 c 57.589 567.190 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