Energy code training sessions are available for all Massachusetts code officials and building professionals.
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Training dates are added regularly so please check back for future opportunities. The classroom trainings are typically three-hour sessions and webinars are one-hour sessions. Sessions are eligible for AIA, BPI, and CSL credits.
Mass Save® Residential Classroom Trainings
Residential Energy Code: Envelope and Building Science
Learn best practice strategies for building assemblies to meet the new energy code from foundations through roofs. Using case studies, exercises, and discussion, methods will be demonstrated to build cost-effective high performance homes.
Link to full slide deck of 2012 IECC Residential Envelope and Building Science presentation
Residential Energy Code: HVAC and Indoor Air Quality
This training will focus on HVAC, indoor air quality, and the new energy code, including right sizing for mechanical systems. The content is grounded in the reality of what is being built in the Northeast and which current practices do not comply with the code.
Link to full slide deck of 2012 IECC Residential HVAC and Indoor Air Quality presentation
Mass Save® Commercial Classroom Trainings
Commercial Energy Code - Envelope and Building Science
Understand the building science principles regarding the forces that affect the movement of air and moisture through building assemblies and materials. The 2012 IECC provisions for envelope design and construction assist in avoiding structural and energy performance degradation in buildings.
Link to full slide deck of 2012 IECC Commercial Envelope and Building Science presentation
Commercial Energy Code - Mechanical Provisions
Review provisions for both simple and complex mechanical systems, the importance of properly sizing and designing HVAC systems, and the code compliance obligations of the project's mechanical engineer. Other topics include proper application of code provisions for demand control ventilation and energy recovery.
Link to full slide deck of 2012 IECC Commercial Mechanical Provisions presentation
Commercial Energy Code - Lighting, Lighting Control, and Other Electrical Provisions
Lighting and lighting controls in the 2012 IECC are a critical component of energy savings. New provisions for daylit zones and outdoor lighting can be challenging to implement. Real project examples will be used to explore lighting code provisions and methodologies for calculating code compliance.
Link to full slide deck of 2012 IECC Commercial Lighting, Lighting Control, and other Electrical Provisions presentation
Mass Save Residential Training Webinars
Residential training webinars will be available soon.
Mass Save Commercial Training Webinars
Commercial training webinars will be available soon.