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Energy education and training can give you knowledge and skills that customers value. Courses come in introductory, intermediate and advanced levels.

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We offer courses in the following categories:  

Building design, construction and performance

Our building design, construction and performance courses provide the knowledge needed to effectively apply whole building concepts, zero net energy strategies, and energy efficiency solutions. 

Codes & standards

Our interactive codes and standards courses dicuss key energy code measures and audiences. These courses are designed to help you understand building energy efficiency standards for new construction, additions and alternations.

Food service 

Learn from industry professionals about energy-efficient cooking equipment, lighting, food safety, waste management and much more.  Some courses provide industry accreditation.

Home performance

Our Home Performance courses are designed for residential contractors to learn how to complete energy efficiency upgrades. Courses focus on a variety of topics such as air sealing, HVAC, energy modeling, whole house concepts and more.

HVAC systems and technology

These courses will help you learn about HVAC systems in commercial and residential buildings and how to make them function effectively. Training includes: Basic A/C and heating theory, controls, schematics and code compliance. They'll also let you know about two HVAC Certifications that are available.       

Lighting

Lighting seminars are available at various levels including general, intermediate and advanced.  You'll learn best practice solutions using technologies and strategies that achieve energy efficiency, while maintaining quality.  

Some of the topics include: basic fundamentals, energy-efficienct strategies, emerging technologies, code compliance, optimization of efficiency and much more.  

Marketing, finance and sales

Our marketing, finance and sales courses are designed to provide you with the knowledge and tools to effectively sell energy-efficiency products and solutions to your customers. These courses also focus on energy-efficiency financing options for submitting energy-efficiency projects.

Renewable energy and sustainability

Our renewable energy and sustainability courses are designed to provide you with the latest information and trends in green building practices, LEED, renewable energy technologies and solar water heating. 

Utility rebate and incentive programs

Want to learn latest information on our energy efficiency and demand response programs? Our utility rebate and incentive program courses can provide you the knowledge and tools you need to effectively understand and submit energy-efficiency projects for rebates and incentives.

Check-in

Please arrive half an hour before the start of your course to allow time to check-in.