Crew Leader (Long Course)

(37.5 CEUs) This long course presents the practical knowledge that a crew leader needs to manage weatherization jobs in the field. The crew leader needs to understand air sealing, insulation, duct sealing, duct insulation, ventilation, and moisture management. All...

Energy Auditor (Long Course) 65 CEUs

(64 CEUs) In the Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) the job requirements for energy auditors and quality control inspectors (QCI)¬†¬†overlap. You need most this course’s information to become an energy auditor, building analyst, or energy rater. If you want...

BPI Written Exam and Field Exam Prep

(3.0 CEUs) This course will prepare you to take the BPI (Building Performance Institute) Energy Auditor written exam and field exam. Practice the written exam by taking the 50-question exam in this course up to 3 times. You won’t take the exact same exam twice...

Heat-Loss Building Science of Walls (Micro Course)

(0.5 CEUs; 30 minutes) Wall insulation is more challenging than floor or ceiling insulation because walls are vertical and experience the kind of chimney effect. This means they are more likely to have convection currents that reduce their thermal resistance, compared...

Heating Load and Annual Consumption (Micro Course)

(0.9 CEUs; 55 minutes) Heating load is a term that describes the capacity of a heater. Annual energy consumption is an important figure because it determines how much energy a heating system uses in a year, and from that you can determine the annual cost of heating a...