Workshop Dates

This workshop is currently full, but we are adding new sessions all the time. Sign up below to add your name to our waitlist and we'll notify you as soon as the next session is open for registration.

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.

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