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Air Leakage Control Installer

June 24, 2019 @ 8:00 am June 28, 2019 @ 4:00 pm

Knowledge/Experience Level: Entry Length: 4.5 days (34 hours)

Who Should Take This Course: This course is designed for individuals wishing to enter the energy efficiency field and individuals who are already in the field and want to enhance their air sealing and insulation skills and earn BPI (Building Performance Institute) certification.

Course Description: The class includes 4.5 days, with combined classroom and hands-on laboratory experiences each day, introducing building science with a focus on the installation of specific control measures in accessible and inaccessible areas of existing residential homes. Examples of competencies include fixing various types of air leakage pathways, and installing dense packed cellulose. The primary goal of the Whole House Air Leakage Control course is to prepare individuals to properly install air sealing and insulation in residential settings

Certification: Each participant will be prepared to take the test to earn BPI certification as a Whole House Air Leakage Control Installer. Students who become certified are prepared to work in the home performance field as air sealers, insulators, contractors, or other jobs related to residential energy efficiency. The course and certification has proven to be very useful for Building Analysts as well.

Prerequisites: None CEUs: 8.5 Cost: $1,795 (includes course materials, training and BPI testing fees).

This class runs from June 24-28 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m..