Training Courses

Energy Code Evolution -- An Overview for Architects
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This webinar outlined the structure and effective use of building energy codes for architects, highlighting new and significant provisions that impact architectural design and cost.

Performance-based Compliance for Submittal Reviewers
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This 2-hour training is targeted toward building officials, beyond code program administrators, and others who are tasked with approval of energy modeling submittals for performance based compliance.

Performance Based Compliance Documentation for ASHRAE 90.1 Section 11 and Appendix G
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This 2-hour training focuses on ASHRAE Standard 90.1 reporting requirements applicable to performance-based projects and covers the documentation that must be submitted to code officials and administrators of above-code programs.

Low-Rise Multifamily Code Compliance Study Results
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This webinar highlighted the results of a study prepared for the U.S. Department of Energy which was intended to develop and pilot a methodology that can be used by states and regional organizations to quantify savings opportunities from energy codes in newly constructed low-rise multifamily…

63 and Me: What Have We Learned From the Field Studies in the Northwest Region?
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Speakers share their experiences, observations and lessons learned from their time onsite and interactions with builders and local building departments as part of a study of how various state codes affect new home construction and related energy performance in the Northwest.

Buildings, the Final Frontier: Advanced Technology and the Role of Building Codes
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This discussion-based session explored impacts and opportunities for building codes and advanced technologies. Topics include energy storage, EV-readiness, grid-interactive efficient buildings (GEB), and more!

What’s New in the Residential Provisions of the 2021 IECC
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Speakers experienced with the code development process discuss what has changed in the residential provisions from the previous edition of the International Energy Conservation Code. 

Looking to the Future - What's in Store for ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2022
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This seminar explored several strategies that are expected to debut in the next edition of the Standard in 2022; on-site renewable energy, envelope thermal bridging, advanced HVAC metrics and an envelope back-stop. 

Remote Inspections – A tool for the future or a time saving tool for today?
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This panel discussion includes highlights from a local jurisdiction; considerations and best practices; and resources available and under development for remote inspections.

All Hands on Deck: Raising the Bar on Performance-Based Codes Compliance
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This webinar presented state-of-the-art tools and resources to address compliance barriers in implementing Appendix G in commercial buildings. It also highlighted how utility incentive programs and other above-code programs use Appendix G for their whole building performance-based program…

HVAC Design for Low-Load Homes: ACCA Low Load Home Manual
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This webinar addresses the design considerations, equipment offerings, and trade-offs of low-load homes.

Electronic Construction Permitting: Best Practices and Implementation
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View this webinar recording to learn about electronic permitting systems in use by building departments across the land and how they might apply to your jurisdiction.

Timely Tales of Energy Codes: Kick-off to the NECC Seminar Series
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This webinar kicked off the 2020 Building Energy Code Webinar Series which included a variety of special topics of interest to all building energy code stakeholders--for both residential & commercial buildings.

ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2019
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Presentation slides that focus on the envelope; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning; power and lighting; and scope and application requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2019.

What You Need to Know about the New Energy Standard for Commercial Buildings: Standard 90.1-2019
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This webinar highlighted some of the major changes that you can expect to see in building envelope, mechanical system and lighting requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2019.

The Building Energy Commercial Codes Landscape
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Presentation slides that include overviews, planned revisions, and interrelationships among the following codes: ANSI/ASHRAE/IES 90.1-2010, ANSI/ASHRAE/IES/USGBC 189.1-2011, ICC 2012 IECC Commercial, ICC 2012 IgCC. 

Commercial Requirements of the 2012 IECC
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Presentation slides that focus on the commercial scope and envelope, lighting, and mechanical requirements of the 2012 International Energy Conservation Code. 

Commercial Requirements of the 2015 IECC
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Presentation slides that focus on the commercial scope and envelope, lighting, and mechanical requirements of the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code. 

Commercial Requirements of the 2018 IECC
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Presentation slides that focus on the commercial scope and envelope, lighting, and mechanical requirements of the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code. 

ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2010
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Presentation slides that focus on the envelope; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning; power and lighting; and scope and application requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2010. 

ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2013
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Presentation slides that focus on the envelope; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning; power and lighting; and scope and application requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2013. 

ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2016
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Presentation slides that focus on the envelope; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning; power and lighting; and scope and application requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2016.

Residential Provisions of the 2012 IECC
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Available presentation slides that focus on the residential provisions of the 2012 International Energy Conservation Code. 

Residential Provisions of the 2015 IECC
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Presentation slides that focus on the residential provisions of the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code. 

Residential Provisions of the 2018 IECC
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Presentation slides that focus on the residential provisions of the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code.