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Online Basic Principles of Residential Ventilation ($79.00)

Through this online course, participants are introduced to the basic principles of residential ventilation. We start by defining the concepts known as “House as a System”; the flow of air, heat and water and how these impact natural ventilation (aka ai...

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Heat Loss Heat Gain Calculation Certification for EAs ($970.00)

CACEA and HRAI have partnered again to offer its unique annual learning opportunity for Energy Advisors. HRAI instructor and CACEA Member, John Harris of DSG Building Diagnostics, will adapt the four-day HRAI course content so that it is relevant to th...

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Understanding HVAC systems ($50.00)

Understanding HVAC Systems (HVAC1) covers the fundamentals of how fuel is converted into energy, the types of space heating and cooling systems typically found in North American homes, and current ventilation system requirements for new construction.

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Energy Advisor Foundation Exam Preparation Package (Canadian) ($695.00)

The online Energy Advisor Foundation Exam Preparation Package helps you prepare for the Foundation Exam: Construction Technology Construction Math Construction Safety (Alberta Construction Safety Association: CSTS-2020 Fundamentals) Plans Reading ...

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Building Science Basics ($195.00)

Building Science Basics introduces the science behind energy efficiency, occupant comfort, health, and safety.

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Residential Heat Loss & Heat Gain Calculations ($1240.00)

Based on the CSA Standard F280-12, students get a firsthand introduction of the basic principles of building science and heat loss/gain. Through various in-class exercises, the student will learn how to determine the thermal resistance (R value) of var...

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Building Officials Guide to Understanding HVAC Building Code Requirements ($299.00)

Are you looking to recognize key areas to check when reviewing a submitted design and completing a site check? Learn about good engineering practices and guidelines related to understanding site checks and approving plans and design submissions. ...

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Prep Course for the NRCan Low-Rise Multi-Unit Residential Buildings Exam (MURB)

A Multi-Unit Residential Building (MURB) is described as a residential building with three or fewer storey in height and a building area that does not exceed 600 m2. MURBs are either stacked (up/down) or have a common area. The MURB exam is a separa...

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Prep Course for the NRCan Foundation Level Exam

During this three-day course, participants prepare for the Foundation Level exam by learning to complete hands-on geometric and arithmetic calculations and unit conversions, how to interpret and understand house plans, and looking at the whole building...

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Existing Building Commissioning Essentials

Existing Building Commissioning (EBCx) is a term that refers to the process of testing an existing facility’s systems and equipment to ensure they are still functioning as designed and intended and, if not, make the necessary adjustments. Although comf...

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Cours préparatoire à l'examen de conseiller en efficacité énergétique (Maison)

The CIET Energy Advisor (EA) Prep Course is aimed at providing participants with the knowledge and tools they need to successfully complete the EA exam and grasp the central elements of the daily duties of an EA. Duties include assessing the energy per...

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Certified RETScreen® Expert

Designed for those who have completed the Introduction to RETScreen® course or have some previous experience with the software, the Certified RETScreen® Expert (CRE) program is designed to help participants develop their skills in the analysis of all t...

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Gestionnaire de l’énergie certifié (CEM) – In French

The Certified Energy Manager (CEM®) certification is the most recognised designation in energy management and provides a wide range of benefits to help you thrive in both your role and in the energy efficiency industry. More than 16,000 professionals f...

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Certified Energy Auditor (CEA)

An energy auditor evaluates and analyzes how energy is being used in a commercial or institutional facility, identifies energy conservation opportunities, and makes recommendations on where consumption can be reduced or optimized. There are three main ...

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Building Automation Systems Essentials

At its core, a well-run building automation system (BAS) reduces energy consumption and allows for more efficient building system operations. This should, in turn, allow building management to increase the comfort of tenants while reducing their operat...

Learn More

Advanced Building Automation Systems Optimization

Building on the knowledge that participants acquired through the Building Automation Systems Essentials course, the Advanced Building Automation System Optimization course provides in-depth knowledge on the design, diagnostic, trend monitoring, and con...

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Advanced Course on Existing Building Commissioning (EBCx)

As a process, existing building commissioning is often referred to as taking what you already have and making it better! Interest in recommissioning projects has been growing steadily over the years, and it is now recognized as a formidable means to de...

Learn More

Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP)

The CMVP designation is the most recognised certification in measurement and verification (M&V) - the process of planning, measuring, collecting, and analysing data for the purposes of verifying and reporting energy savings within an individual fac...

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Certified Energy Manager (CEM)

The Certified Energy Manager (CEM®) certification is the most recognised designation in energy management and provides a wide range of benefits to help you thrive in both your role and in the energy efficiency industry. More than 16,000 professionals f...

Learn More

Building Energy Modelling Essentials

The Building Energy Modelling Essentials course provides a perfect starting point for participants who need to understand what an energy model is, how to build a model in either eQuest or CAN-QUEST, and how to demonstrate compliance with the National E...

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Building Energy Modelling Professional

Building energy modelling is a key process used in retrofit design, code compliance, and real-time building control for commercial and institutional buildings. The modelling process permits modellers to include factors such as building performance, cli...

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Energy Management and the ISO 50001 Standard

Our Energy Management and the ISO 50001 Standard program is intended for participants who want to understand how to establish an energy management culture within their organization. The course covers the key elements necessary to ensure success and est...

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Prep Course for the NRCan Energy Advisor Exam (House)

The CIET Energy Advisor (EA) Prep Course is aimed at providing participants with the knowledge and tools they need to successfully complete the EA exam and grasp the central elements of the daily duties of an EA. Duties include assessing the energy per...

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Energy Management Professional 101 (EMP 101)

This three-day EMP 101 training course is designed to bring participants on a journey through energy management. First, we start by building a foundational understanding of energy management and energy use. Next, we delve into more technical matters fo...

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Introduction to RETScreen® Expert

By taking the Introduction to RETScreen® Expert course, participants will learn to get the most out of the software and be presented with an overview of key tools, such as feasibility analysis, performance analysis, and portfolio analysis that they can...

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Advanced RETScreen® Expert

Are you an experienced RETScreen® user? If so, the Advanced RETScreen® Professional course has been conceived with you in mind. Picking up where the Certified RETScreen® Expert leaves off, the Advanced program features a blend of advanced presentatio...

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Cours préparatoire à l’examen de conseiller en efficacité énergétique (Maison)

Le cours préparatoire à l’examen de conseiller en efficacité énergétique de CIET vise à transmettre les connaissances et les outils dont les participants auront besoin pour réussir l’examen de conseiller en efficacité énergétique, tout en maîtrisant le...

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Pathway to Passive House Trades Certification (150P) – OCTOBER ($2310.00)

This three-part course teaches practical Passive House building techniques and theory about this high-performance building standard. This course includes online lectures and hands-on workshop experience, incorporating actual building of Passive Hous...

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Air Sealing and Retrofits

This course is available to members of the Home Performance Contractor Network (HPCN). Visit our Hub to learn more about joining the HPCN. This course is intended to be a reference tool for renovation and construction industry professionals and can...

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Insulation Installer Training - BC

Welcome to the Insulation Installers Online Training Program. You must complete the quiz in each module to unlock the subsequent module. Click on Module 1.1 to begin. © 2020 NAIMA Canada

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Energy Efficiency for Building Operators & Maintenance Staff (EEBO)

During this two-day course, our instructors assist participants in understanding how energy behaves, how energy is used in their facility, and how it can be controlled through operational actions across a variety of building systems. Throughout the cou...

Learn More

Advanced HOT2000 User

This course also allows for a more detailed understanding and review of the reports with their specific outputs and how these are to be interpreted. Additionally, we will be reviewing and learn to understand multiple foundation types, modelling of MURB...

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Tools for completing your probationary files

The Tools for completing your probationary files course builds on the knowledge that participants will have gained by completing the Energy Advisor Training. The focus of this training program will be the data entry and modelling involved in working th...

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ON HYBRID: Pathway to Passive House Trades Certification (150P) - OCTOBER ($1963.50)

This course includes 150C online (exam preparation) in addition to hands-on workshop experience, incorporating actual building of Passive House elements relevant to the Canadian construction industry. Suitable for those seeking certification as a Passi...

Learn More

NS HYBRID: Pathway to Passive House Trades Certification (150P) - NOVEMBER ($1963.50)

This course includes online lectures and hands-on workshop experience, incorporating actual building of Passive House elements relevant to the Canadian construction industry. Member bundle (150A/B/C) = $1452.65

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BC HYBRID: Pathway to Passive House Trades Certification (150P) - OCTOBER ($1963.50)

This course teaches practical Passive House building techniques and theory about this high-performance building standard. Early Bird pricing discount until August 20th: Member bundle (150A/B/C) = $1452.65

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RRC Polytech Micro-Credential Courses

Red River College Polytechnic’s energy-related courses in the form of micro-credentials provide the skills needed to demonstrate competencies and become registered, providing value to both employees and employers. Developed in partnership with Manit...

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Pathway to Passive House Designer/Consultant Certification (120P) ($3960.00)

Pathway to Passive House Certification Passive House certification ensures that you or your organization are expertly qualified to design high performance, highly efficient buildings to meet Canada’s national green building strategy. The Pathway to...

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Exam Preparation for Designer/Consultant Exam (120C)

Exam Preparation for Designer/Consultant Exam (120C) The Passive House Designer/Consultant Exam is challenging, even for experienced architects and building professionals, so thorough preparation is essential. This two-day exam preparation course is s...

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Energy Advisor Training

Running from October 11, 2022 to March 31, 2023, Clean’s Energy Advisor Trainee program is seeking candidates from underserved and underrepresented communities to participate in a cohort of learners. Through a uniquely created hands-on training program...

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Solar Alberta: Working with Wire Providers ($225.00)

Hosted by Solar Alberta Instructors: Maureen Kolla and Paula McGarrigle 4 nights; November 1, 3, 8, and 10; 7-9 p.m. MT; $225 CLASS DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE MEMBERS GET 10% OFF. SIGN IN BEFORE REGISTERING. The class will be offered through Zoom webinar...

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Solar Alberta: SOLAR PV ELECTRICAL CODES ($175.00)

Hosted by Solar Alberta This class is designed for electricians, technicians, engineers, solar installers, sales people and those with a basic understanding of electrical theory and electrical terminology, who want to ensure that their solar installat...

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Building Operator Training

HOSTED BY GREEN MUNICIPAL FUND E-learning course: Building Operator Training To introduce custodians, maintenance personnel, and building operators from the affordable housing sector to energy efficiency, new technologies and facility retrofits, FCM ...

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Building Science Basics ($195.00)

Building Science Basics introduces the science behind energy efficiency, occupant comfort, health, and safety.

Learn More

Online Basic Principles of Residential Ventilation ($79.00)

Through this online course, participants are introduced to the basic principles of residential ventilation. We start by defining the concepts known as “House as a System”; the flow of air, heat and water and how these impact natural ventilation (aka ai...

Learn More

Heat Loss Heat Gain Calculation Certification for EAs ($970.00)

CACEA and HRAI have partnered again to offer its unique annual learning opportunity for Energy Advisors. HRAI instructor and CACEA Member, John Harris of DSG Building Diagnostics, will adapt the four-day HRAI course content so that it is relevant to th...

Learn More

Understanding HVAC systems ($50.00)

Understanding HVAC Systems (HVAC1) covers the fundamentals of how fuel is converted into energy, the types of space heating and cooling systems typically found in North American homes, and current ventilation system requirements for new construction.

Learn More

Residential Heat Loss & Heat Gain Calculations ($1240.00)

Based on the CSA Standard F280-12, students get a firsthand introduction of the basic principles of building science and heat loss/gain. Through various in-class exercises, the student will learn how to determine the thermal resistance (R value) of var...

Learn More

Building Officials Guide to Understanding HVAC Building Code Requirements ($299.00)

Are you looking to recognize key areas to check when reviewing a submitted design and completing a site check? Learn about good engineering practices and guidelines related to understanding site checks and approving plans and design submissions. ...

Learn More

Heat Loss Heat Gain Calculation Certification for EAs ($970.00)

CACEA and HRAI have partnered again to offer its unique annual learning opportunity for Energy Advisors. HRAI instructor and CACEA Member, John Harris of DSG Building Diagnostics, will adapt the four-day HRAI course content so that it is relevant to th...

Learn More

Air Sealing and Retrofits

This course is available to members of the Home Performance Contractor Network (HPCN). Visit our Hub to learn more about joining the HPCN. This course is intended to be a reference tool for renovation and construction industry professionals and can...

Learn More

Heat Loss Heat Gain Calculation Certification for EAs ($970.00)

CACEA and HRAI have partnered again to offer its unique annual learning opportunity for Energy Advisors. HRAI instructor and CACEA Member, John Harris of DSG Building Diagnostics, will adapt the four-day HRAI course content so that it is relevant to th...

Learn More

Energy Advisor Foundation Exam Preparation Package (Canadian) ($695.00)

The online Energy Advisor Foundation Exam Preparation Package helps you prepare for the Foundation Exam: Construction Technology Construction Math Construction Safety (Alberta Construction Safety Association: CSTS-2020 Fundamentals) Plans Reading ...

Learn More

Prep Course for the NRCan Low-Rise Multi-Unit Residential Buildings Exam (MURB)

A Multi-Unit Residential Building (MURB) is described as a residential building with three or fewer storey in height and a building area that does not exceed 600 m2. MURBs are either stacked (up/down) or have a common area. The MURB exam is a separa...

Learn More

Prep Course for the NRCan Foundation Level Exam

During this three-day course, participants prepare for the Foundation Level exam by learning to complete hands-on geometric and arithmetic calculations and unit conversions, how to interpret and understand house plans, and looking at the whole building...

Learn More

Cours préparatoire à l'examen de conseiller en efficacité énergétique (Maison)

The CIET Energy Advisor (EA) Prep Course is aimed at providing participants with the knowledge and tools they need to successfully complete the EA exam and grasp the central elements of the daily duties of an EA. Duties include assessing the energy per...

Learn More

Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP)

The CMVP designation is the most recognised certification in measurement and verification (M&V) - the process of planning, measuring, collecting, and analysing data for the purposes of verifying and reporting energy savings within an individual fac...

Learn More

Prep Course for the NRCan Energy Advisor Exam (House)

The CIET Energy Advisor (EA) Prep Course is aimed at providing participants with the knowledge and tools they need to successfully complete the EA exam and grasp the central elements of the daily duties of an EA. Duties include assessing the energy per...

Learn More

Energy Management Professional 101 (EMP 101)

This three-day EMP 101 training course is designed to bring participants on a journey through energy management. First, we start by building a foundational understanding of energy management and energy use. Next, we delve into more technical matters fo...

Learn More

Cours préparatoire à l’examen de conseiller en efficacité énergétique (Maison)

Le cours préparatoire à l’examen de conseiller en efficacité énergétique de CIET vise à transmettre les connaissances et les outils dont les participants auront besoin pour réussir l’examen de conseiller en efficacité énergétique, tout en maîtrisant le...

Learn More

Advanced HOT2000 User

This course also allows for a more detailed understanding and review of the reports with their specific outputs and how these are to be interpreted. Additionally, we will be reviewing and learn to understand multiple foundation types, modelling of MURB...

Learn More

Tools for completing your probationary files

The Tools for completing your probationary files course builds on the knowledge that participants will have gained by completing the Energy Advisor Training. The focus of this training program will be the data entry and modelling involved in working th...

Learn More

Heat Loss Heat Gain Calculation Certification for EAs ($970.00)

CACEA and HRAI have partnered again to offer its unique annual learning opportunity for Energy Advisors. HRAI instructor and CACEA Member, John Harris of DSG Building Diagnostics, will adapt the four-day HRAI course content so that it is relevant to th...

Learn More

Insulation Installer Training - BC

Welcome to the Insulation Installers Online Training Program. You must complete the quiz in each module to unlock the subsequent module. Click on Module 1.1 to begin. © 2020 NAIMA Canada

Learn More

Certified RETScreen® Expert

Designed for those who have completed the Introduction to RETScreen® course or have some previous experience with the software, the Certified RETScreen® Expert (CRE) program is designed to help participants develop their skills in the analysis of all t...

Learn More

Gestionnaire de l’énergie certifié (CEM) – In French

The Certified Energy Manager (CEM®) certification is the most recognised designation in energy management and provides a wide range of benefits to help you thrive in both your role and in the energy efficiency industry. More than 16,000 professionals f...

Learn More

Certified Energy Manager (CEM)

The Certified Energy Manager (CEM®) certification is the most recognised designation in energy management and provides a wide range of benefits to help you thrive in both your role and in the energy efficiency industry. More than 16,000 professionals f...

Learn More

Energy Management and the ISO 50001 Standard

Our Energy Management and the ISO 50001 Standard program is intended for participants who want to understand how to establish an energy management culture within their organization. The course covers the key elements necessary to ensure success and est...

Learn More

Energy Management Professional 101 (EMP 101)

This three-day EMP 101 training course is designed to bring participants on a journey through energy management. First, we start by building a foundational understanding of energy management and energy use. Next, we delve into more technical matters fo...

Learn More

Introduction to RETScreen® Expert

By taking the Introduction to RETScreen® Expert course, participants will learn to get the most out of the software and be presented with an overview of key tools, such as feasibility analysis, performance analysis, and portfolio analysis that they can...

Learn More

Advanced RETScreen® Expert

Are you an experienced RETScreen® user? If so, the Advanced RETScreen® Professional course has been conceived with you in mind. Picking up where the Certified RETScreen® Expert leaves off, the Advanced program features a blend of advanced presentatio...

Learn More

Existing Building Commissioning Essentials

Existing Building Commissioning (EBCx) is a term that refers to the process of testing an existing facility’s systems and equipment to ensure they are still functioning as designed and intended and, if not, make the necessary adjustments. Although comf...

Learn More

Building Automation Systems Essentials

At its core, a well-run building automation system (BAS) reduces energy consumption and allows for more efficient building system operations. This should, in turn, allow building management to increase the comfort of tenants while reducing their operat...

Learn More

Advanced Building Automation Systems Optimization

Building on the knowledge that participants acquired through the Building Automation Systems Essentials course, the Advanced Building Automation System Optimization course provides in-depth knowledge on the design, diagnostic, trend monitoring, and con...

Learn More

Advanced Course on Existing Building Commissioning (EBCx)

As a process, existing building commissioning is often referred to as taking what you already have and making it better! Interest in recommissioning projects has been growing steadily over the years, and it is now recognized as a formidable means to de...

Learn More

Energy Efficiency for Building Operators & Maintenance Staff (EEBO)

During this two-day course, our instructors assist participants in understanding how energy behaves, how energy is used in their facility, and how it can be controlled through operational actions across a variety of building systems. Throughout the cou...

Learn More

Prep Course for the NRCan Foundation Level Exam

During this three-day course, participants prepare for the Foundation Level exam by learning to complete hands-on geometric and arithmetic calculations and unit conversions, how to interpret and understand house plans, and looking at the whole building...

Learn More

Cours préparatoire à l'examen de conseiller en efficacité énergétique (Maison)

The CIET Energy Advisor (EA) Prep Course is aimed at providing participants with the knowledge and tools they need to successfully complete the EA exam and grasp the central elements of the daily duties of an EA. Duties include assessing the energy per...

Learn More

Certified RETScreen® Expert

Designed for those who have completed the Introduction to RETScreen® course or have some previous experience with the software, the Certified RETScreen® Expert (CRE) program is designed to help participants develop their skills in the analysis of all t...

Learn More

Certified Energy Auditor (CEA)

An energy auditor evaluates and analyzes how energy is being used in a commercial or institutional facility, identifies energy conservation opportunities, and makes recommendations on where consumption can be reduced or optimized. There are three main ...

Learn More

Advanced Course on Existing Building Commissioning (EBCx)

As a process, existing building commissioning is often referred to as taking what you already have and making it better! Interest in recommissioning projects has been growing steadily over the years, and it is now recognized as a formidable means to de...

Learn More

Certified Energy Manager (CEM)

The Certified Energy Manager (CEM®) certification is the most recognised designation in energy management and provides a wide range of benefits to help you thrive in both your role and in the energy efficiency industry. More than 16,000 professionals f...

Learn More

Building Energy Modelling Essentials

The Building Energy Modelling Essentials course provides a perfect starting point for participants who need to understand what an energy model is, how to build a model in either eQuest or CAN-QUEST, and how to demonstrate compliance with the National E...

Learn More

Building Energy Modelling Professional

Building energy modelling is a key process used in retrofit design, code compliance, and real-time building control for commercial and institutional buildings. The modelling process permits modellers to include factors such as building performance, cli...

Learn More

Prep Course for the NRCan Energy Advisor Exam (House)

The CIET Energy Advisor (EA) Prep Course is aimed at providing participants with the knowledge and tools they need to successfully complete the EA exam and grasp the central elements of the daily duties of an EA. Duties include assessing the energy per...

Learn More

Introduction to RETScreen® Expert

By taking the Introduction to RETScreen® Expert course, participants will learn to get the most out of the software and be presented with an overview of key tools, such as feasibility analysis, performance analysis, and portfolio analysis that they can...

Learn More

Advanced RETScreen® Expert

Are you an experienced RETScreen® user? If so, the Advanced RETScreen® Professional course has been conceived with you in mind. Picking up where the Certified RETScreen® Expert leaves off, the Advanced program features a blend of advanced presentatio...

Learn More

Pathway to Passive House Trades Certification (150P) – OCTOBER ($2310.00)

This three-part course teaches practical Passive House building techniques and theory about this high-performance building standard. This course includes online lectures and hands-on workshop experience, incorporating actual building of Passive Hous...

Learn More

ON HYBRID: Pathway to Passive House Trades Certification (150P) - OCTOBER ($1963.50)

This course includes 150C online (exam preparation) in addition to hands-on workshop experience, incorporating actual building of Passive House elements relevant to the Canadian construction industry. Suitable for those seeking certification as a Passi...

Learn More

NS HYBRID: Pathway to Passive House Trades Certification (150P) - NOVEMBER ($1963.50)

This course includes online lectures and hands-on workshop experience, incorporating actual building of Passive House elements relevant to the Canadian construction industry. Member bundle (150A/B/C) = $1452.65

Learn More

BC HYBRID: Pathway to Passive House Trades Certification (150P) - OCTOBER ($1963.50)

This course teaches practical Passive House building techniques and theory about this high-performance building standard. Early Bird pricing discount until August 20th: Member bundle (150A/B/C) = $1452.65

Learn More