CleanEdison BPI Heating Specialist Training MA - Boston Apr 21, 2014

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CleanEdison BPI Heating Specialist Training MA - Boston Apr 21, 2014

Time: April 21, 2014 at 8am to April 25, 2014 at 5pm
Location: Shutt Detachment
Street: 215 Mt. Auburn Street
City/Town: Boston
Website or Map:…
Phone: 1-800-658-3656
Event Type: bpi, hers, certification, training
Organized By: Kaplan Clean Tech
Latest Activity: Nov 27, 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 for BPI Accreditation. Only Accreditation allows your company to take advantage of federal, state and local incentives.
  • Heating systems account for 60% of residential energy use. This certification proves that you have the skills to make a significannt reduction in your clients' costs.

Who Should Take This Course:

There are no prerequisites, although the BPI Building Analyst Certification is highly recommended.

What You'll Learn:

CleanEdison's 38-hour Heating Specialist course focuses on understanding how the heating system of a residential building works within the house-as-a-system approach to energy efficiency

Course Objectives:

  • Have an understanding of the various types of heating systems within a home, their components and functions
  • Know the process of completing a BPI energy audit to Heating Specialist standards
  • Be able to conduct safety and performance tests to assess system condition and identify savings opportunities
  • Pass the BPI Heating Specialist written and field exams


Day 1 Course Outline:

  • 9:00 - 9:30 Introduction & Paperwork
  • 9:30 - 10:30 Section 1: Fundamentals of Heating Systems
  • 10:30 - 10:45 Break
  • 10:45 - 12:00 Section 1: Fundamentals of Heating Systems (cont)
  • 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch Break 
  • 1:00 - 2:30 Section 2: Types of Heating Systems
  • 2:30 - 2:45 Break
  • 2:45 - 3:30 Section 2: Types of Heating Systems (cont)
  • 3:30 - 4:00 Sectionn 3: Domestic Hot Water

Day 2 Course Outline:

  • 8:00 - 10:30 Section 4: Health & Satety
  • 10:30 - 10:45 Break
  • 10:45 - 12:00 Section 5: Ducted Systems
  • 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch Break
  • 1:00 - 2:30 Section 6: Manual D
  • 2:30 - 2:45 Break 
  • 2:45 - 4:00 Section 6: Manual D (cont)

Day 3 Course Outline:

  • 9:00 - 10:30 Section 7: Manual J
  • 10:30 - 10:45 Break
  • 10:45 - 12:00 Section 7: Manual K (cont)
  • 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch Break
  • 1:00 - 2:30 Equipment and Practice
  • 2:30 - 2:45 Break
  • 2:45 - 4:00 Equipment and Practice (cont)

Day 4 and 5 Course Outline

  • 9:00 - 12:00 Field Training 
  • 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch Break
  • 1:00 - 4:00 Field Training (cont)

What's Included:

  • 4-day course includes 18 hours of live classroom instruction and 20 hours of field training
  • CleanEdison BPI Heating Specialst Student Manual $95 value
  • 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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