November | 2013
Green Building Workshops
Stay up to date on the latest green building practices, marketing solutions, news and trends while receiving CEU recertification credits. Food will be provided at each workshop.
Zero Net Energy Part II: Systems & Controls
Wed., Nov. 20 | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. | San Rafael
In Part 2 of our Zero Net Energy workshop series, we will explain how to design the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems for ZNE structures and discuss impacts during construction. We will explore the performance of various ZNE approaches to heating, cooling, ventilation, and lighting.
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2013 Remodel Code Updates
Thurs., Dec. 12 | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. | San Jose
Join Build It Green for an overview of the 2013 Energy Code for existing residential homes, which takes effect January 2014. Build It Green Technical Services Director Nathan Krantz will highlight the new code measures as they relate to existing homes that undergo a remodel, addition, or major retrofit. Please note that this presentation will focus exclusively on the residential portion of the 2013 Energy Code for remodels and additions of existing homes.
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GreenPoint Rated Version 6 Webinars
Join Build it Green to learn about changes in the new GreenPoint Rated Version 6, and to prepare your business for its implementation in 2014. During fall 2013, Build It Green will offer this webinar multiple times for your convenience. We have also scheduled mandatory webinars specifically for Raters.
GreenPoint Rated - All About Version 6
for the public and building professionals)
Tues., Dec. 3, 2013 | 1 - 2 p.m. | Register Now
Wed., Jan. 15, 2014 | 1 -2 p.m. | Register Now
GreenPoint Rated Version 6 for Raters
(mandatory for all Raters)
Wed., Nov. 13, 2013 | 12:30 - 2 p.m. | Register Now (login required)
Tues., Dec. 10, 2013 | 12:30 - 2 p.m. | Register Now (login required)
Thurs., Jan. 23, 2014 | 12:30 - 2 p.m. | Register Now (login required)
Raters: To maintain your Rater certification, you will be required to participate in a live or recorded webinar on GPR v6.0.
GreenPoint Rated Trainings
These certifications are ideal for architects, builders, city building officials, designers, or green consultants who wish to learn the principles of green building and help their clients participate in the GreenPoint Rated Program, the most trusted certification for green homes.
California Multifamily Existing Building Program Training
Dec. 9-14 | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Oakland
Completing the California Multifamily Existing Building Training can qualify Raters to perform whole-building energy audits, recommendations and third-party verification under the Energy Upgrade California Multifamily program.
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Prerequisites: GPR Core
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Association for Energy Affordability Events and Training
The Association for Energy Affordability, Inc. is dedicated to achieving energy efficiency in new and existing buildings in order to foster and maintain affordable and healthy housing and communities, especially those of low-income. AEA representatives engage in a broad range of educational, technical and construction management activities and services to promote this mission and develop the industry that advances and sustains it.
Please forward this invitation to anyone else who might be interested in attending these meetings.