Clean Energy Industry Job Training

503.206.7470

Weatherization Technician Insulation & Air Sealing Professional

This course is for entry level weatherization and home performance laborers. The course includes classroom instruction, hands-on lab work, and in-field on the job training.

BPI certification is the nationally-approved training standard of the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® Program of the US Department of Energy and the Environmental Protection Agency.

  • National Certification: students prepare for and earn a BPI certification that is a nationally-recognized portable credential in the residential new construction, remodeling and energy-conservation industries.
  • Certification provides a competitive advantage for construction industry workers by combining existing building and mechanical trade skills with weatherization training.
  • The course is taught by BPI certified trainers through Energy Conservation Training Company who have extensive Home Performance contracting experience.

 

Course contents:

  • Health and Safety on the Job

  • House as a System

  • Introductory Building Science

  • Basic and Advanced Air Sealing

  • Fire ProtectionCombustion Safety Awareness

  • HVAC Sealing, Insulation, and FiltrationVentilation (installing new systems andrepairing existing ones)

  • Attic Insulation Prep

  • Insulating Attics, Walls, and Floors

  • Dense-Packing

  • Base Load Measures

Course prerequisites:  basic reading & math skills

Please call us to register: (503) 206-7470

Classes helf at:
ECONTC Training Center

11517 NE Marx St
Portland, OR 97220