CleanEdison BPI Envelope Professional Training PA - Pittsburgh Aug 04, 2014

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CleanEdison BPI Envelope Professional Training PA - Pittsburgh Aug 04, 2014

Time: August 4, 2014 at 8am to August 9, 2014 at 5pm
Location: Hampton Inn - Pittsburgh
Street: 1247 Smallman Street
City/Town: Pittsburgh
Website or Map: http://www.cleanedison.com/co…
Phone: 1-800-658-3656
Event Type: class
Organized By: Kaplan Clean Tech
Latest Activity: Nov 25, 2013

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Event Description

Why Take This Course:

  • This BPI Certification, in conjunction with the BPI Building Analyst certification, will make your company eligible to apply for BPI Accreditation. Accreditation allows your firm to take advantage of federal, state and local incentive programs that are available only to firms with accreditation.
  • The classroom portion of the course can be taken either in person or online

Who Should Take This Course:

There are no prerequisites, although the BPI Building Analyst Certification is recommended. Most individuals take the BPI Building Analyst / Envelope Professional Combo.

What You'll Learn:

CleanEdison's 18-hour Envelope Professional course focuses on the thermal and pressure boundaries of a building as well as ways to enhance the building envelope through insulation and air-sealing techniques.

Course Objectives:

  • Have an understanding of the various types of styems within a home, their components and functions and how they inter-operate
  • Know the process of completing a BPI Enevelope Professional and be able to communicate this to Customers
  • Be able to conduct safety and performance tests to assess system condition, identify savings opportunities and prepare a "workscope" with meaningful, cost effective retrofit solutions
  • Pass the BPI Enevlope Professional written and fields exam

Agenda:

Day 1 Course Outline:

  • Section 1: Energy Basics
  • Section 2: Moisture
  • Section 3: Thermal Boundary
  • Section 4: Pressured Boundary
  • Section 5: Mechanical Ventilation
  • Section 6: Pressure Diagnostics
  • Section 7: Forced Air Distribution System
  • Section 8: Combustion Safety
  • Recap of BPI Standards

Day 2 Course Outline:

Field Training

  • Blower Door testing
  • CAZ testing
  • Duct Blaster testing
  • Heat loss determination
  • Recommendations

 

What's Included:

  • 3-day course includes 10 hours of classroom instruction (live or online) and 8 hours of live field training
  • Online materials for self-study before the course
  • CleanEdison Envelope Professional Student Manual ($95 value)
  • A copy of the BPI Technical Standards
  • Live review session with practice questions
  • All exam fees, written and field exam scheduling
  • CleanEdison Pass Guarantee: if you do not pass the certification exam on your first try, you may re-take the course at no additional cost

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