The Federal government uses an estimated 244-256 billion gallons of water annually. This program will help guide you through commerc ial plumbing technologies and practices that can reduce operating costs and water consumption in your projects. The program wil l dis cuss industry initiatives such as ANSI Standards, WaterSense, MaP Testing, as well as federal and some local legislation to reduce w ater consumption. The course will describe how LEEDr seeks to reduce water consumption and how it may affect ROI. Several strategies for water conservation will be discussed, and product types that may help realize these strategies will be discussed. Architects, s pecifiers, contractors and facility managers will find this information beneficial. This on-demand, online course is self-paced and features a pre-recorded narrative that serves as the instructor. This allows learners to read along with th e na rrator and listen to the information; similar to typical live instruction. After completing the course a 10-question quiz must b e completed. At least 8 of 10 questions must be answered correctly to earn credit for the learning unit. Start-to-finish this cours e should take approximately 50 – 55 minutes to complete. Learners may wish to spend additional time to review concepts prior to c ompl eting the quiz. A certificate of completion can be printed for self-reporting and record-keeping needs.