LEED Fundamental vs Enhanced Commissioning

May 1, 2022 |

If you have ever wondered what the difference is between the LEED FUNDAMENTAL & ENHANCED Commissioning process, here is a table that lists out the tasks and activities that should be completed for both.

As we can see there are a lot of similarities between the two when delivering the basis of a commissioning process.

If you would like to understand more on the LEED Fundamental & LEED Enhanced Commissioning see our articles: 'LEED FUNDAMENTAL COMMISSIONING' and 'LEED ENHANCED COMMISSIONING'

Comparison Table

TaskFundamental CommissioningEnhanced Commissioning
Develop Owners Project Requirement DocumentXX
Develop the Basis of Design DocumentXX
Review and Approve OPR DocumentXX
Review and Approve BOD DocumentXX
Complete Design ReviewXX
Write a Commissioning PlanXX
Incorporate Commissioning Requirements into the Construction DocumentsXX
Develop the Construction ChecklistsXX
Review Contractor SubmittalsX
Develop and Manage all Functional Testing ProceduresXX
Verify and Witness System TestsXX
Maintain Issues RegisterXX
Write and manage Weekly ReportsXX
Write and manage Monthly ReportsXX
Write and manage Final ReportsXX
Create a Systems ManualXX
Verify Operator and Occupant Training DeliveryX
Plan and Manage the Delivery of Seasonal TestingX
Develop an Ongoing Commissioning PlanX
Complete 10 month ReviewX
Enhanced + Monitoring-Based Commissioning - Develop a Monitoring-Based Commissioning ProcessX
Envelope Commissioning - Review contractor submittalsX
Envelope Commissioning - Ensure Included within the System ManualX
Envelope Commissioning - Verify Operator and Occupant Training DeliveryX
Envelope Commissioning - Plan and Manage the Delivery of Seasonal TestingX

LEED Fundamental Commissioning Road Map

LEED Fundamental Commissioning Road Map

LEED Enhanced Commissioning Road Map

LEED Enhanced Commissioning Road Map

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