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This Workshop Will Be Delivered Via ZOOM Videoconferencing
Cost of Workshop
$300 + HST for CHBA members
$375 + HST for non-members
$0 for NB Builders, Renovators, Energy Advisors & First Nations
This 2-day workshop will provide information that is designed to enhance your knowledge of Building Science. It will provide an overview of the latest technologies required to build an energy-efficient house for today’s energy-efficient conscious consumer.
The areas of technical focus covered will be:
Introduction to Energy Modeling, Principles of Energy Efficiency Construction and Concepts
House-as-a-system Design Concepts
Residential Building Science Principles
Introduction to NBC 2010 9.36 Energy Addendum
Advanced Building Techniques and Technologies Required to Move Beyond Code Built Houses
Building Envelope Barrier Systems
Methods for Reducing Below Grade Moisture and Radon
Understanding the Metrics of Energy Efficient Windows and Doors
HVAC System Solutions and Domestic Hot Water Systems
Renewable Energy (PV, Solar Thermal & Energy Storage)
Workshop Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be received prior to the registration deadline to receive a refund. All cancellations received after the deadline will not be eligible for a refund.
Lauren Lipka, Energy Efficiency Manager, Trainer, and Consultant CHBA-NB
This Workshop is a requirement for the CHBA-NB Professional Designation Builder Certification Program – CHBA-NB Master Builder™. More information about how you can become a CHBA-NB Master Builder™ can be found here.
This Workshop is Sponsored in Part by:
EnerGuide, ENERGY STAR® and R-2000 are official marks of Natural Resources Canada and used with permission. CHBA Net Zero and Net Zero Ready are official marks of the Canadian Home Builders' Association and are used with permission.
2-DAY BUILDING SCIENCE