|TICKET TYPE||SALES ENDED||PRICE||QUANTITY|
|One Workshop Ticket - more info||10 days before class||$1899.00|
Why Should You Take This BPI Building Analyst Certification Course?
The BPI Building Analyst Certification course is the most convenient way to get certified by BPI and start offering home energy audits! Aligned with the Building Performance Institute's (BPI) Building Analyst Professional standards for energy auditing, this workshop provides a fundamental understanding of the whole-house approach to analyzing efficient and proper energy consumption, in addition to checking for health hazards, proper ventilation, understanding HVAC equipment operations and maintenance, and how to interact with clients when providing home energy audits. This is a 40-hour training program is delivered over the course of 5 days (3 days in classroom, 2 days on-site). Both the written and field exams for BPI certification are administered as part of the workshop.
There are 3 simple steps to starting your career as a certified BPI Building Analyst:
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites to attend the training sessions or sit for the exams.
Skills Required: High school math and reading skills are necessary to comprehend the scope of the presentation material, but no prior construction experience is required.
What is BPI? The Building Performance Institute (BPI) was founded in 1993 and is the most widely recognized association that certifies energy auditors on a national scale. Focusing on the house as a system approach, BPI emphasizes the interdependence of building systems as they relate to energy consumption. Endorsed by the DOE, certification is required for participation in many state and national contractor incentive programs.
DAY 1 & 2: Classroom Training
Introduction to Building Science
Construction Math and Blueprint Reading
Principles of Energy
Air Quality & Moisture
BPI Standards and Ethics
BPI Envelope Professional Overview
Thermal & Pressure Boundary Eval.
Airsealing & Dense Pack Techniques
Prioritizing Airsealing Work
Insulation Techniques & Applications
Window & Door Inspections
Ventilation Requirements & Systems
DAY 3: Field Training - Instructor Led Hands-On Training
Blower Door & Manometer Analysis
Air Quality Testing
DAY 4: Classroom - Written Exams
AM: Review followed by Building Analysist Written Exam
DAY 5: Field Exams
Scheduled 2-4 Hour Appointments
|Certificates issued||48 hours after successful course completion|
|Parking options||Students will receive an email within 72 hours of the course noting specific parking arrangements.|
|Catering, if any||No food or beverages provided|
40 hours AIA/HSW/SD
5.0 GBCI Live Presentation Hours