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Event code: 79069

To inspire, promote and provide public recognition for sustainable landscapes, the Building and Construction Authority and the National Parks Board jointly developed the Green Mark for Parks Certification scheme. This scheme provides quantitative standards and comprehensive assessment system to evaluate the sustainability of parks.

This course provides insight into the fundamentals and guiding principles of sustainable landscape design and construction, which underpin the Green Mark for Parks scheme. It aims to enable the participants to gain in-depth understanding of the requirements of Green Mark for Parks Certification scheme, including the various key indicators, measures and assessment criteria.


• Recycled and Environmentally friendly materials
• 3R Management Plan

• Irrigation System
• Use of Water Efficient Fittings
• Storm-Water Management

• Active and Passive Energy Systems
• Electrical Sub Metering

• Conservation
• Green Vs Grey
• Greenery Provision
• Native vs. Exotic
• Biodiversity Enhancement

• Access for Maintenance
• User’s Accessibility
• Amenities – Demographic Design and Environmental Awareness

• Waste and Material Resource Management
• Water and Energy Efficiency Management
• Environmental Sustainability Measures
• Site Operation Management

• Green Initiative with Positive Environmental Impact
• Renewable/Clean Energy

• Illustration of the good practices and innovative solutions when designing park spaces

Senior Trainer, Centre for Urban Greenery and Ecology (CUGE),
National Parks Board (NParks)
Mr Oi Keng Hunt graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Soil Science and a Master’s degree in Town and Country Planning. Throughout his 25 years of experience with National Parks Board (NParks), he was involved in the planning of the Park Connectors Network, Parks Master Plan and the introduction of organisation excellence initiatives such as Singapore Quality Class, I-Class and ISO 14001. Mr Oi is also the coordinator and assessor for the Green Mark for Park programme.

• Architects
• Engineers
• Landscape Architects
• Environmental Designers
• Project Managers / Coordinators
• Facilities Managers
• Landscape Contractors
• Developers and Building Owners
• Professionals involved in the design and maintenance of landscapes

Certificate of Attendance (COA) will be awarded to participants who meet the attendance requirement.

2nd Run Date: TBC
Duration: 1 day
Time: 9.00am to 5.30pm
Venue: BCA Academy
Fee (incl of GST): S$400.00
Lunches and refreshments will be provided.

Effective 1st Nov 2018, the course fee will be revised to S$445.00 (incl. GST).
To enjoy the current course fee, completed registration through Online StoreFront (OSF) must be made by 21st Oct 2018.
Payment must be received by BCA Academy no later than 5.00pm on 26th Oct 2018.
Course registration will resume at 12.00pm on 1st Nov 2018.


PEB: Pending
BOA-SIA: Pending
SILA: Pending

To register, please log into our Online StoreFront (OSF) at
and search for course code 79069

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If you need assistance, please call our customer service hotline: 6248 9999, from 8.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday.
200 Braddell Rd S579700 • Fax: 6258 0558 • Email: •

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