IN-PERSON Introduction to Weatherization and Building Science (D443) is happening on Wednesday, April 26, 2023 at 08:30AM PDT at Building Performance Center and It's Free
A Note About Ticket Types:
There are three different Ticket Types.You will need to choose the appropriate one in order to register.
WA State Weatherization (WX) Agency, Tribal, or WA State Department of Commerce Staff:Those who are employees of a Commerce-recognized WA State Wx Agency, a staff member of one of WA State's Tribes (with approval by Commerce), or Commerce staff. The list of Commerce-recognized WA State Weatherization Agencies can be viewed here.
WA State Wx Agency-Associated Contractor:Contractors working under one of the WA State Wx Agencies (see above). At registration, you will be required to list the WA State Wx Agency(ies) you are associated with.General Public/Non-Associated Contractor:Those who neither work for nor under (as a contractor) one of the WA State Wx Agencies (see above).
This Introduction to Weatherization and Building Science course is a 1-day training designed to introduce weatherization and building science principles. Students will participate in classroom instruction referencing the Building Performance Institute’s Building Science Principles Reference Guide.
Course Content & Objectives:
Prerequisites and Work Experience:
Assessments and Grading:
8:30AM - 12:00PM – breaks included
• Introductions and course orientation
• Intro to WX
• Energy Movement
• Building Science Basics
• House as a System
12:00PM - 1:00PM Lunch On your own
1:00PM - 4:00PM – breaks included
• Mechanical Systems
• Audits and Energy Modeling
• Weatherization Measures
• Diagnostics and Combustion Safety
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