Net Zero Builder Training

Education Net Zero Builder Training

 

Don’t miss this workshop loaded with everything you need to know about the Net Zero Energy/Net Zero Ready home building and the CHBA Net Zero Energy Labelling Program. It’s a hand-on training by the past chair of the CHBA Net Zero Energy Housing Council!

Net Zero Energy Homes are the pinnacle of energy efficiency, and third-party verified by EnerQuality.

Andy Oding of Building Knowledge, one of the country’s leading building scientists, will be your instructor.

This workshop will provide you with:

  • Unparalleled building science technical preparation for building Net Zero and Net Zero Ready homes based on the CHBA Net Zero Version 1 Standard
  • The ability to efficiently design and plan homes that meet the program standard
  • Practical understanding of how to build homes using cost-effective technologies which are already available
  • Tips to successfully market and sell a Net Zero home by one of Canada’s most-seasoned experts
  • Entry to a community of builders who will receive ongoing, practical information on the development of the program.
  • Support from EnerQuality’s administrative and Quality Assurance team
  • Certificate recognition of your training and expertise as an CHBA NZE-trained builder.
  • Net Zero Training Manual for use during the workshop and future reference
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Cost:

  • Early bird HBA member: $799 +HST
  • Early bird non-member: $899 +HST
  • HBA member Regular fee: $899 +HST
  • Non-member Regular fee: $999 +HST

Early bird pricing ends November 15, 2018

Venue:

BILD Offices
20 Upjohn
Toronto, ON

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Course Content:

  • Building Science Principles
  • Air Barrier Systems
  • Renewables
  • Windows
  • Foundations
  • Advanced Construction
  • Air-Sealing Techniques
  • Mechanical Systems
  • Marketing
  • CHBA NZE Labelling Program Requirements & Process Review
  • New and Better Building Techniques
  • Best Practices
  • Lessons Learned
  • Consumer Benefits
  • Networking
  • More!

EnerQuality workshop completion certificates can be submitted for Continuing Education credits for the following organizations:

  • Ontario Association of Architects
  • Ontario Building Officials Association
  • Professional Engineers Ontario
  • Association of Energy Engineers

Note: Many of our students have received Canada Ontario Job Grants to cover the majority of their training costs. If you are located in Ontario, training for a job in Ontario and not receiving other grants for this training, visit the COJG site for more information.

Prerequisites:

The CHBA Builder’s Manual (2013) is a required text. You may purchase this through EnerQuality, or bring your own.

Who Should Attend:

Builders • Contractors • Architects • Project Managers • Developers • Manufacturers and distributors of high performance building products • Consultants • Architectural Technologists • Those interested in building Net Zero •

Instructor:

  • Andy Oding

    General Manager and Director of Building Science at Building Knowledge Canada.

    Andrew is the Past-Chair of the CHBA Net Zero Housing Council and Chair of the CHBA Technical Research Committee (TRC).

    Andrew is a recognized building science trainer with the Government of Canada-Office of Energy Efficiency, Building Science Specialist (University of Toronto), a Certified Energy Evaluator (CEE), LEED Accredited Professional (AP) and mechanical designer.

    Andrew and the Building Knowledge Team work with builders, building officials, manufacturers and trades across Canada and in the US providing building science support and training, energy code compliance, volunteer program compliance (Energy Star, Net Zero Home, LEED , R2000,etc) .

Contact:

For more information, please contact Events & Marketing Manager Jessika Diamond, 416-447-0077.

Cancellation Policy:

EnerQuality endeavours to be as flexible as possible with our cancellation policy. In the event you are unable to personally attend a workshop, you may, with prior notice, substitute another representative from your company. A refund (less $50 administration fee) will be issued for cancellations made up to 14 days in advance of the workshop. Contractual obligations and agreements with third parties may require for the policy to be amended or revised from time to time. EnerQuality reserves the right to reschedule, relocate, or cancel events. Should this be required, we will provide prior notice to all registrants.