LEED AP BD+C Exam Guide

This is our easy to read guide covering topics under the USGBC LEED AP BD+C exam. This guide will attempt to remove the background information that you can easily find directly on the USGBC website to help you filter out the “NEED to Know Information” to pass your exam.


Start – Guide to the LEED AP BD+C Exam

All LEED® Professional exams are scored between 125 and 200 scale system.The BD+C Exam is no different. Remember, depending upon data collected from numerous candidates each question you answer may or may not count in your overall passing score. Your score will be displayed instantly after your exam unless the USGBC or GBCI has indicated differently.

Current AP BD+C Exam Version is V4

The exam contains 100 questions including the 15 pretest questions.

You have more then enough time to spend on each question. If you reach a particular hard question on the exam remember you can always come back to it. Your memory may remember something that you previously covered and it may help you answer your original question. A menu will allow you to jump back to unanswered or previous questions on the exam.

Recommended Reference Guide to the LEED AP BD+C Exam

Candidate Handbook - USGBC Website New Tab

PDF Guide to the LEED AP BD+C Exam : Topics answered, Question Layout, AP Exam Format

Reference Section - USGBC Website New Tab

Online Guide to the LEED BD+C exam : 10 references including free BD+C Reference and paid sections

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Good luck on your AP BD+C Exam!