Free 30-minute "Introduction to EDGE" Online Course

Start here! Check out GBCI’s free online “Introduction to EDGE” course, available in either English or Spanish. The course includes a brief demonstration of the EDGE software and shows you how to register and certify your project with GBCI.

Technical Workshops

EDGE Technical Workshops (EDGE Expert Training)

Interested in learning even more or preparing to take the EDGE Exam? Attend GBCI’s EDGE Technical Workshop for EDGE Expert candidates, project teams, and consultants. The workshop covers the basics of EDGE, the certification process, and how to use the EDGE software. It will also prepare EDGE Expert candidates to take the EDGE Exam.

GBCI’s EDGE Technical Workshop is now available online on-demand in English for only $150, with multiple videos, quizzes and a practical exercise. On-demand training allows you to learn at your own pace, whenever and wherever you like. The workshop is also available occasionally live in-person.


On-demand training
Cost: $150 | Take the course


Greenbuild International Conference & Expo
Nov. 6 | Boston, Massachusetts

  • Before Sept. 30: $300 ($250 for USGBC members)
  • Sept. 30-Nov.3: $350 ($300 for USGBC members)
  • After Nov. 3: $400 ($350 for USGBC members)


Greenbuild India
Nov. 1 | Mumbai, India

  • Before Sept. 23: 7,500 INR
  • On or after Sept. 23: 9,500 INR


Oct. 9 | Lima, Peru

  • Before Oct. 1: $110 ($80 for Peru GBC members)
  • On or after Oct. 1: $120 ($90 for Peru GBC members)

Coming soon: Trainings in Argentina and Brazil



Explore the EDGE brochure for general information on EDGE. Available in English, Spanish, and Chinese.

User Guides

User Guides

Access the EDGE User Guides to dig deeper into the EDGE software, including each efficiency measure.


Submission Templates

Shooting for EDGE certification? A building design team can use the client submission template to complete calculations and review the supporting documentation required for the audit.

Methodology Report

Methodology Reports

Curious about the underlying assumptions, equations, and data sets that power the EDGE software? The EDGE Methodology Report shows how a base case is established, how demand is calculated, and how local climate conditions influence results. You can also check out the EDGE Cost Model and EDGE Embodied Energy in Materials Methodology to learn more about those respective areas.

Legal Documents

Legal Documents