Time: November 19, 2014 at 8am to November 25, 2014 at 4pm
Location: Green Jobs Training Center
Street: 102-10 159 Rd 2nd fl
City/Town: Howard Beach NY 11414
Website or Map: http://greenjobtrainingcenter…
Event Type: classroom, and, field
Organized By: Dolores Bevilacqua
Latest Activity: Oct 23, 2014
This course establishes a solid foundation for all. While you are using building science technology to help customers heating, cooling and air leakage problems that are driving high energy costs, you'll also provide them with a more comfortable, safe and durable home. You'll be part of an exclusive group of contractors with access to benefits that will help your business grow or start a new career.
This course is the foundation for all of the other BPI courses.
5 day Training Agenda 3 class and 2 field:
Understanding the fundamentals of building science.
Identify and understand building performance problems including ice dams, mold and mildew, and indoor air quality issues.
Analyze buildings using “Blower Door” technology and other diagnostic equipment.
Assess building tightness, mechanical and distribution systems and combustion safety for a “whole house” performance-based approach.
Apply “blower door,” combustion safety and other diagnostics for assessing air leakage and efficiency in buildings in a practical manner.