Though sponsored by American Ecological Engineering Society, the Certified
Ecological Designer program is not intended exclusively for engineers;
rather the program promotes an integrated practice and is open to all interested
practitioners from ecology, engineering, landscape architecture,
architecture, planning, or related disciplines.
here for the list of current Certified Ecological
Designers by state.
Who can apply?
certifications are offered:
Ecological Designer (CED)
Ecological Designer (AED)
Individuals certified by AEES as
Ecological Designers must have demonstrated expertise in the integration of
the science of ecology and practice of design. Certification is based upon
a combination of:
Experience as demonstrated in a portfolio of
completed work, and
Active participation in an AEES-sponsored Certified
Ecological Designer workshop & charrette.
Successful applicants may
represent themselves as Certified Ecological Designers (CED) or Associate
Ecological Designers (AED).
For more information, click the
link to download the Program Guidelines and
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Design in the Southeast - A Workshop and Design Charrette
April 23-25, 2014, Asheville, North Carolina
Meets the requirements for AEES
more information and to register click