LEED AP Homes Exam Study Guide

Step 1: Register for your LEED AP Homes Exam

Congratulations on working on your new specialty. Registration is currently done online. Login to your USGBC account and click “Credential” for a list of exams you can currently take. We highly recommend 1-2 months of a study window to pass your LEED AP specialty successfully. This will give you enough time to focus on the exam and pass your first time!

LEED AP Homes Exam

Step 2: Studying for your LEED Homes Exam

The exam contains 100 questions, You are given two hours to complete remotely with a webcam or at a testing center. The LEED AP Homes exam is scored between a 125 and 200 scale system with a passing score of 170 and above. Similar to the other LEED AP exams, Your answer to each question may or may not count in your end score based on statistics being gathered by the USGBC. Some questions may be betta questions and will not count towards your score.

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You may encounter a tricky question during your exam. Remember that your exam time limit is long, and you can always skip and return to a question. Make sure to review all of your answers. You may remember answers to questions you forgot or missed during your exam. Make sure to do a review before submitting your test to be graded. Unless stated by the GBCI or USGBC, you will receive your score at the end of the exam.

Recommended Reference Guide to the LEED AP Homes Exam

Candidate Handbook - Website New Tab

PDF Guide to the LEED AP Homes Exam: Topics answered, Question Layout, AP Exam Format

Reference Section - USGBC Website New Tab

Online Guide to the LEED Homes exam: 10 references, including free and paid AP sections

Now you should have a fair, if not in-depth, knowledge of what is covered in the LEED AP Homes exam. For more information, you can head to our Homes section for free review questions and flashcards covering the home exam.
Good luck with your AP Homes Exam!

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