Evaluating Residential Buildings for Statewide Compliance

The materials for this course may be used for in-person training courses, and are intended to provide the tools and specific training necessary to evaluate residential compliance with the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC). The course also provides useful training in general residential field inspection for energy code compliance. The recommended background for taking this course is significant experience and/or certification on the IECC in a plan review or inspection capacity.

Course materials originally published by the DOE Building Energy Codes Program, July 16, 2010.
Course Type: 
Training Materials

The video clips below are available on YouTube; as embedded links in the presentation slides; or as standalone Windows Media Video files available in the .zip download file.

Residential Pre-Inspection & Plan Review

Air Duct System

Animation provided courtesy of the WSU Extension Energy Program

Duct Leaks

Animation provided courtesy of the WSU Extension Energy Program

Building Type: 
Code Version: 
2009 IECC
Target Audience: 
Code Official
State Official