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THE INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS
COURSE CALENDAR

With every year, we learn through research and building science how to
improve the efficiency of high-performance homes that will endure. 

Some Energy Efficiency Workshops are now being offered at no cost

to New Brunswickers thanks to funding provided by The Environmental Trust Fund and/or NB Power.

Technician Repairing Air Conditioner

HEATING, REFRIGERATION, AIR CONDITIONING (HRAI) WORKSHOPS

Workshops available:

  • Online Basic Principles of Residential Ventilation

  • Online Basic Principles of Residential Air Systems

  • Residential Ventilation using Section 9.32 of the National Building Code  

  • Residential Air System Design

  • Residential Heat Loss & Heat Gain Calculations 

  • HRV/ERV Installation & Balancing Fundamentals 

  • Residential Ventilation using CSA F326

  • Depressurization Testing of Residential Systems

  • Building Officials Guide to Understanding HVAC Building Code Requirements

To learn more about workshop dates/times or to REGISTER, click 'LEARN MORE'. 

 

COST:

These workshops are FREE for those working for a Licenced Service Organization, employees of HVAC companies or Building Officials in New Brunswick.

All other participants will be charged the regular workshop fee (see link below for full details.)

Designing on Laptop

ENERGY ADVISOR EXAM PREP & MODELING WORKSHOP

This 3-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.

Course date options:

February 1-3, 2023

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Atlantic Standard Time

Registration deadline: January 26, 2023

 

March 8-10, 2023

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Atlantic Standard Time

Registration deadline: March 2, 2023

COST:

FREE for New Brunswick Energy Advisors

For Non-New Brunswick Energy Advisors: $375 + HST 

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ENERGY ADVISOR FOUNDATION EXAM PREP

This 3-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.

Course date options:

 

January 30 - February 1, 2023

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Atlantic Standard Time 

Registration deadline: January 26, 2023

 

March 6-8, 2023

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Atlantic Standard Time 

Registration deadline: March 2, 2023

 

COST:

FREE for New Brunswick Energy Advisors

For Non-New Brunswick Energy Advisors: $375 + HST 

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4-DAY FULL NATIONAL BUILDING CODE (NBC) 

This 4-day workshop is a comprehensive treatment of Canada’s 2020 Objective-Based National Building Code, Part 9: The House (NBC). The NBC is recognized in most of Canada as the minimum standard for technical provisions in the design and construction of new buildings. The Code also applies to the demolition, renovation, and alterations of existing buildings. This course will guide the student through the new Objective-Based approach, providing opportunities to use the Code in practical exercises and discussions. A final exam will be administered after 2 days of study and again on the last day.

Course dates:

March 7-8 & 21-22, 2023

In-person in Sussex, New Brunswick

Registration deadline: February 13, 2023

COST:

FREE for New Brunswick Energy Advisors

For Non-New Brunswick Energy Advisors:

 

$750 + HST AHW/CHBA Members

$850 + HST Non-Members

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NATIONAL BUILDING CODE (NBC) UPDATE

The changes made to the National Building Code between the 2015 and 2020 editions will be reviewed. An opportunity will be given to participants for questions or comments, with respect to these changes.

 

*Only one NBC Update or the full NBC Workshop is required.

Course date:

February 1, 2023

6:00 PM Atlantic Standard Time

Registration deadline: January 27, 2023

COST:

FREE for New Brunswick Energy Advisors

For Non-New Brunswick Energy Advisors:

$150 + HST AHW/CHBA Members

$200 + HST Non-Members

WORKSHOPS ARE BROUGHT TO YOU WITH FUNDING FROM

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