Event Title:

BayREN Home Upgrade Core Training


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Start: 3/20/2014 9:00:00 AM
End: 3/21/2014 5:00:00 PM


Andy Wahl
AC Home Performance


Skyline College


Mar 19, 2014 5:00 PM

Event Deadline:

03/19/2014 17:00

Event Notes:

BayREN Home Upgrade Core Training

BayREN is excited to offer a broad range of contractors the opportunity to participate in the Energy Upgrade California Home Upgrade program. If you are not currently an Advanced Home Upgrade participating contractor, a Home Upgrade Technical Training is the first step in the process of becoming a BayREN participating contractor. This two-day training is a vital component for your company’s success in Home Upgrade. It will cover basic principles of building science and outline program guidelines & requirements, including;

  • How to find air leaks in the building shell and properly seal them

  •  How to insulate the attic plane
  • How to test forced air duct systems and building shells to program standards

  • Combustion appliance safety testing practices
  • Essential components of PG&E's Energy Upgrade California program
  • How program measures fit with HERS, HERS II, BPI, and other certifications and utility programs

Course time is spent primarily in the classroom with a live instructor demonstration in a ‘training test-house’ in the afternoon on Day 2.

Eligibility Requirements:

Work for a company that provides one or more of the following services
  • Energy Assessments
  • Furnace/Air Conditioning/Water Heater installation
  • Attic/floor/wall/duct insulation 
  • Air/duct sealing

For general questions about this page please contact (be sure to specify that your inquiry is regarding BayREN):
Build It Green Education Department
510-590-3360 X603
*This training does not statisfy the enrollment requirements for the Pacific Gas and Electric Company's (PG&E) Energy Upgrade California™ Home Upgrade. Visit BayAreaEnergyUpgrade.org for more information on the Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) Home Upgrade Energy Upgrade California™ Home Upgrade.
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