ABOUT US AND ARCHITECT CEU (AIA CEU)
Since 2012, America Training Solutions offers Continuing Education for Architects & LEED professional via our Online Courses, Webinars and Seminars.
At our live seminars you can get up to 8 CEU’s in one day. We deliver our Continuing Education sessions in +/- 50 cities across the United States and Canada. You can also collect AIA LU HSW credits, GBCI Learning Unit, ADA/Barrier-Free credits or LEED Specific credits (BD+C, ID+C or LEED GA) through our online course or Webinars.
With over three decades of combined experience in international business consulting, Principals Mrs. Danie Couture and Mr. Stephane Forget deliver high-quality continuing education seminars for architects, designers, specifiers and LEED Accredited Professionals. In addition to AIA credits, America Training Solutions offers IDCEC, AIBC, AAA, OAA, and, most importantly, LEED or GBCI credits. America Training Solutions is a USGBC Continuing Education Provider and Partner.
Continuing education (CE) is the most effective method for a manufacturer to meet with architects, designers and specifiers. Design professionals need multiple CE credit hours every year for license retention and association requirements. If you an accredited CE provider, our seminars are the most efficient and cost effective way to present your products to multiple firms at one time. We’ll help you collect business leads and build relationships with architects and LEED professionals. Our team can also help you develop a course to become an accredited CE provider.
Danie Couture, Principal
Born in the province of Quebec, Canada, and now an American citizen, Danie Couture graduated in Public Communications with a specialty in Public Relations and a minor in Administration from the Laval University in Quebec City. In addition, prior to moving to the United States, Danie served as Financial Services Manager for National Bank of Canada where she managed the bank’s business development and customer loyalty programs.
Specializing in international business development, Danie worked at the Canadian Consulate in Raleigh, NC, for over eight years where she developed and maintained a wide network of contacts in North and South Carolina in several sectors of the economy. Within the construction industry, Danie gained great experience in planning, organizing and delivering continuing education seminars, business missions and commercial matchmaking activities for Canadian manufacturers. She is recognized for her professionalism, motivation and ability to communicate with people.
Stephane Forget, Principal
With a background in administration and accounting, including a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the Quebec University in Montreal, Stephane Forget is an international business development specialist. Former Senior Trade consultant for CMHC International, Canada’s National Housing Agency, Stephane is specialized in project management and event organization. He distinguished himself by his leadership and exceptional customer service.
Over the years, Stephane developed an extensive network of contacts in the construction industry, and he possesses an excellent knowledge of the United States construction and green-building market. He organized multiple trade-mission and export activities in the United States, the Caribbean, Japan, China, and the UK. Action and result-oriented, he enjoys the challenges of growing profitable business relationships and demonstrates effective interpersonal and communication skills.
Course Creation, Marketing & Social Media
Jenn specializes in communication. For over 25 years, she’s developed and executed communications plans for large corporations and small businesses. From web-site creation to CRM programs to course development, Jenn works with all media to deliver the right message to the intended recipient, including consumer and business-to-business audiences. She’s a big fan of the Oxford comma, a consistency freak, and a proud grammar snob.
Jenn is Tar Heel born and bred. As a native of North Carolina, she graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. On the side, Jenn dapples in historic renovation and property management.