Do you want to work in a growing industry where you can make a difference?  In our classes, you will learn building science and take the exams for the Building Performance Institute‚Äôs Building Analyst Professional certification, which is recognized nationwide by home performance contractors and energy auditing companies.

What is the Building Analyst Professional course?

This course is based upon the Building Performance Institute (BPI) standards for residential energy auditing.  The BPI energy auditor training course prepares individuals to understand the components of building science, including combustion safety, blower door testing, energy efficiency and heat transfer, and how to conduct home performance assessments, or energy audits.  At successful completion of the course, students should have the knowledge to identify and prioritize potential improvements to homes, and provide homeowners with the information necessary to reduce energy usage and costs.

Prerequisites: None

Audience: This course is ideal for home inspectors, HVAC technicians, general contractors, home builders, students, and anyone interesting in understanding the house as a system or seeking a career in energy auditing.

Course Materials: Textbook,s Live Field Training, BPI Technical Standards, and the Written & Field Exams are all included.

Price: $1849 for live classroom and in-field training (includes exam fees). Reserve your seat today.  For general information or to ask about discounted rates for more than one student, call now at (303)-868-6653.

Course Topics:

  • Principles of Building Science
  • Heat Transfer, Moisture, & Airflow
  • Building Mechanical Systems
  • Blower Door & Pressure Diagnostics
  • Combustion Safety Testing
  • Insulation & Air Sealing
  • Lights & Appliances
  • Utility Bill Analysis
  • Common Problems & Solutions
  • Energy Modeling (*NEW*)
  • Workscope Development (*NEW*)

Beginning in 2014 BPI made significant changes to the standards on which the Building Analyst exams are based, and retired the Building Analyst Standard.  You will need to use the new standard to take your Building Analyst exams or recertify.  We’ll tell you all about the changes and prepare you for the new exams during our courses. Call today at (303)-868-6653.