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LAST CHANCE: March Madness: 2 for 1 BSP Deal!

For the next five days, when you buy the Building Science Principles (BSP) exam, get the BSP Reference Guide for FREE! The BSP certificate is for staff, salespeople and others who need to know how…Continue

Tags: Exam, Discount, Free, Principles, Science

Started Mar 26

BPI Launches Home Rating Program Using DOE's Home Energy Score
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BPI is excited to announce the launch of its Rating Program. Participants in the BPI Rating Program will provide customers with an affordable, easy to understand rating of their home that can be…Continue

Tags: Program, HERS, Florida, Rating, DOE

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tom Conlon Mar 6.

Did you know that changes have been made to BPI's BA certification upgrade criteria?
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In response to industry feedback regarding our Building Analyst (BA) certification upgrade announcement of last November, BPI is adapting criteria requirements, allowing BA professionals more time…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike Kandel Feb 7.

BPI Establishes Partnership with BBB; Prepares for Consumer Focused Marketing Campaign

The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) is proud to announce it has been selected by the Council of Better Business Bureaus (CBBB) as one of the exclusive partners helping to develop a new…Continue

Tags: Consumer, BBB, BPI

Started Jan 9

 

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LAST CHANCE: March Madness: 2 for 1 BSP Deal!

For the next five days, when you buy the Building Science Principles (BSP) exam, get the BSP Reference Guide for FREE! The BSP certificate is for staff, salespeople and others who need to know how homes work but don't need the hands-on technical skills of BPI certified professionals. **Already BPI certified? BPI professionals who pass the BSP exam earn 6 CEUs! Check it out NOW!See More
Mar 26
Mike Kandel added a discussion to the group Building Performance Institute (BPI)
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LAST CHANCE: March Madness: 2 for 1 BSP Deal!

For the next five days, when you buy the Building Science Principles (BSP) exam, get the BSP Reference Guide for FREE! The BSP certificate is for staff, salespeople and others who need to know how homes work but don't need the hands-on technical skills of BPI certified professionals. **Already BPI certified? BPI professionals who pass the BSP exam earn 6 CEUs! Check it out NOW!See More
Mar 26
Tom Conlon replied to Mike Kandel's discussion BPI Launches Home Rating Program Using DOE's Home Energy Score
"There is a lively discussion about this over on the RESNET group at LinkedIn."
Mar 6
Stan Kuhn replied to Mike Kandel's discussion BPI Launches Home Rating Program Using DOE's Home Energy Score
"If there is a comprehensive energy audit, the HES will very likely be proven as just a guess based upon the averages.  And I seriously doubt it will be marketed for what it is.  But the taxpayers have already paid out millions and there…"
Feb 28
Mike Kandel posted a discussion

BPI Launches Home Rating Program Using DOE's Home Energy Score

BPI is excited to announce the launch of its Rating Program. Participants in the BPI Rating Program will provide customers with an affordable, easy to understand rating of their home that can be combined with a comprehensive home energy audit. Learn more here.See More
Feb 24
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BPI Launches Home Rating Program Using DOE's Home Energy Score

BPI is excited to announce the launch of its Rating Program. Participants in the BPI Rating Program will provide customers with an affordable, easy to understand rating of their home that can be combined with a comprehensive home energy audit. Learn more here.See More
Feb 24
Mike Kandel replied to Mike Kandel's discussion Did you know that changes have been made to BPI's BA certification upgrade criteria?
"BPI is gathering information as it comes in on which of our test centers offer training and CEUs on software modeling and/or workscope development. To find these opportunities, please go to…"
Feb 7
Leslie McDowell, BPI replied to Mike Kandel's discussion Did you know that changes have been made to BPI's BA certification upgrade criteria?
"On behalf of BPI I would like to apologize for the confusion. The answers above are all excellent. BPI does accept training from software modeling developers; all of the software referenced in this discussion would  qualify. In addition, as…"
Feb 6
A. Tamasin Sterner replied to Mike Kandel's discussion Did you know that changes have been made to BPI's BA certification upgrade criteria?
"We offer a course called Energy Retrofit Modeling and Work Scope Development to meet BPI's requirements of 6 CEUs in this topic toward the 30 CEUs for recertification and avoidance of exams.  BPI back pedaled and now allows 6 CEUs OR…"
Jan 29
Scott Doyle replied to Mike Kandel's discussion Did you know that changes have been made to BPI's BA certification upgrade criteria?
"Excellent post, Darrel.  We have been in the same position waiting for the revised KTL to come out so that we can better understand what changes we need to make to our BA training curriculum.  Now that we have the revised KTL, it…"
Jan 23
Darrel Tenter replied to Mike Kandel's discussion Did you know that changes have been made to BPI's BA certification upgrade criteria?
"BPI doesn't recommend or require any particular modeling software. I don't think they even say what the software must be able to do. RESNET for comparison, doesn't specify particular software, but they do say what the software must be…"
Jan 23
billy g pinnick jr replied to Mike Kandel's discussion Did you know that changes have been made to BPI's BA certification upgrade criteria?
"where can you find anything on the software modeling of energy upgrades? on a webinar 1/17/14  BPI Standards and Certificates there didn't seem to be any programs specified. I asked a question if ORNL's NEAT and MHEA are inline with…"
Jan 23
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Did you know that changes have been made to BPI's BA certification upgrade criteria?

In response to industry feedback regarding our Building Analyst (BA) certification upgrade announcement of last November, BPI is adapting criteria requirements, allowing BA professionals more time and flexibility to upgrade their certification. Read more about the changes here: http://www.bpi.org/news_expansion.aspx?selectedID=1648See More
Jan 22
Mike Kandel posted a discussion

Did you know that changes have been made to BPI's BA certification upgrade criteria?

In response to industry feedback regarding our Building Analyst (BA) certification upgrade announcement of last November, BPI is adapting criteria requirements, allowing BA professionals more time and flexibility to upgrade their certification. Read more about the changes here: http://www.bpi.org/news_expansion.aspx?selectedID=1648See More
Jan 20
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Did you know that changes have been made to BPI's BA certification upgrade criteria?

In response to industry feedback regarding our Building Analyst (BA) certification upgrade announcement of last November, BPI is adapting criteria requirements, allowing BA professionals more time and flexibility to upgrade their certification. Read more about the changes here: http://www.bpi.org/news_expansion.aspx?selectedID=1648See More
Jan 20
Mike Kandel posted a discussion

BPI Establishes Partnership with BBB; Prepares for Consumer Focused Marketing Campaign

The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) is proud to announce it has been selected by the Council of Better Business Bureaus (CBBB) as one of the exclusive partners helping to develop a new resource for consumers seeking trustworthy information on home improvement topics. BPI will provide expertise and content on home performance energy upgrades and the value of BPI credentials.“BPI accredited companies and certified professionals are dedicated to helping every homeowner improve the…See More
Jan 9

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At 6:30am on June 25, 2012, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Mike,
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