BPI BA/ES Combo Course

BPI BA/ES Combo Course

Course Details

BPI BA/ES Combo Course

CleanEdison's BPI Building Analyst / Envelope Professional Combo course aligns with the professional standards set forth by the Building Performance Institute (BPI). This combination will provide individuals with the knowledge, skills and certification needed to excel in the home energy performance industry.

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    • By combining the Building Analyst and Envelope Professional certification courses into one program, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of the all the knowledge and skills needed to be a certified energy auditor, while saving time and money on training
    • Together, the BPI Building Analyst and BPI Envelope Professional certifications make your firm eligible for accreditation by The Building Performance Institute (BPI). BPI Accreditation is often required to offer federal, state and local incentives to your customers
    • The classroom portion of the course can be taken either in-person or conveniently online
    • You will gain energy auditing skills that can immediately be applied to the field
    • The home energy performance industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the nation

    There are no prerequisites. Our BPI Building Analyst / Envelope Professional training is ideal for:

    • Home inspectors
    • HVAC technicians
    • General contractors
    • Home builders
    • Insulation Professionals
    • Anyone interested in a career in energy auditing.

    CleanEdison's online intensive BA/ES Combo Course combines our BPI Building Analyst training and Envelope Professional training into a concise program.

    Course Objectives:

    • Have an understanding of the various types systems within a home, their components and functions and how they interoperate
    • Know the process of completing a BPI energy audit to Building Analyst Standards and be able to communicate this to Customers
    • Be able to conduct safety and performance tests to assess system condition, identify savings opportunities and prepare a workscope with meaningful, cost-effective retrofit solutions
    • Understand the installation process of ALL suggested and installed workscope measures and inspect for accuracy
    • Pass the BPI Building Analyst and Envelope written and field exams

    Agenda

    Course Outline:

    • Section 1: What is BPI?
    • Section2: Building Science Basics
    • Section 3: Energy and the consumer
    • Section 4: Energy Basics
    • Section 5: Degree Days
    • Section 6: Building Envelope
    • Section 7: Diagnostic Procedures
    • Section 8: Windows & Doors
    • Section 9: Air Leakage
    • Section10: Finding Aie Leaks
    • Section 11: Air Sealing
    • Section 12: Duct Leakage
    • Section 13: Insulation
    • Section 14: Basements & Crawlspaces
    • Section 15: Lighting & Appliances
    • Section 16: Home Heating Basics
    • Section 17: Combustion Heating
    • Section 18: Water Heating
    • Section 19: Cooling Systems
    • Section 20: Health & Safety
    • Section 21: Combustion Appliance Testing
    • Section 22: Audit Process
    • Section 23: Optional Slides

    Field Training Outline:

    • AM - Field Training - Audit Demonstration
    • PM - Field Training - Candidate Audit Hands-On

    Testing Outline:

    • 8:00 - 10:00 Review for Written Test
    • 10:00 - 12:00 Online Test
    • 1:00 - 5:00 Field Test (2hr Slots)
    Extra testing, if needed
    • 9:00 - 5:00pm Field Test (2hr Slots)
    • Day 6 - 9:00 Field Test Slots if needed
     

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    CleanEdison's BPI BA/ES Combo course prepares participants to earn the nationally recognized BPI BA/ES Combo certification.

    Here are the steps to becoming eligible for, and successfully passing, the BPI BA/ES Combo exam:

    Step 1: Training

    Take a BPI BA/ES Combo course with CleanEdison.

    Step 2: Exam

    The BPI Building Analyst and BPI Envelope Professional exams will be provided directly after the course.

    In order to pass the written and field exam you will need to do the following:

    • Take a 100-question written exam and field exam that covers the fundamentals of building science as well as knowledge specific to the certification being attempted
    • If you are seeking more than one certification, then you would also take a 50-question exam in the certification designation, plus complete the field exams
    • Complete the application exam successfully, with an overall score of 70% or higher
    • Complete the Combustion Appliance Zone (CAZ) and Carbon Monoxide (CO) sections of the field exams with a grade of 85% or higher
    Step 3: Certification
    • The process time for exam results are four to six weeks
    Step 4: Recertification
    • Obtain thirty (30) Continuing Education Units to recertify every three years.


    Live Course + Field Training + Written and Field Exams: $2995*

    Early Bird Discount: Only $2595* when you book 30 days or more in advance!

    One-on-One Tutoring: $100 per hour - Sessions scheduled with trainer after purchase

    *Student financing and payment plans now available! Call 888-513-3476 for more information (Not available with early bird discount).

    CleanEdison Course Policy

    What is the Average Salary and Amount of Work Available for Energy Auditors?

    The national average salary for an energy auditor is $64,030 and the industry is expected to add over 600,000 jobs over the next 10 years

    Why Get BPI Certified?

    Simply put, BPI Certification makes you a more attractive candidate for employment. Moreover, BPI certified auditors can point to their certification as an assurance of quality for customers. There are many low-cost, low-benefit options available for home owners. These certifications will allow you to justify a higher cost, high-benefit service.

    When and Where Do the Exams Take Place?

    The 100 question written exams are administered after a morning review on the second day of training. Each field exam is a two hour one-on-one exam proctored by a BPI Testing Center taken in a 2 hour slot the days following training in a Field House nearby your training location. Remember, this course includes two certification exams.

Course Locations Select a location for additional class details

September 29th, 2014
September 2nd, 2014
October 6th, 2014
August 25th, 2014
September 2nd, 2014
August 11th, 2014
September 8th, 2014
August 18th, 2014
September 29th, 2014
August 18th, 2014

Name Location Start Date End Date Price
BPI BA/ES Combo Course Baltimore, MD September 29th, 2014   $2995
BPI BA/ES Combo Course Boston, MA September 2nd, 2014   $2995
BPI BA/ES Combo Course Chicago, IL October 6th, 2014   $2995
BPI BA/ES Combo Course Dallas, TX August 25th, 2014   $2995
BPI BA/ES Combo Course Houston, TX September 2nd, 2014   $2995
BPI BA/ES Combo Course Los Angeles, CA August 11th, 2014   $2995
BPI BA/ES Combo Course Newark, NJ September 8th, 2014   $2995
BPI BA/ES Combo Course North Carolina, NC August 18th, 2014   $2995
BPI BA/ES Combo Course San Diego, CA September 29th, 2014   $2995
BPI BA/ES Combo Course San Francisco, CA August 18th, 2014   $2995
BPI BA/ES Combo Course Tutoring, AA July 22nd, 2014   $2995

Course Reviews

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    June 7, 2013
    "This certification fits well with my other skills, I am more competitive now"
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    April 16, 2013
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    February 13, 2013
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    July 5, 2013
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    May 22, 2013
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    April 15, 2013
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    March 9, 2013
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    February 25, 2013
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    July 14, 2013
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    April 12, 2013
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    June 11, 2013
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    February 23, 2013
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    November 4, 2012
    "This course was highly technical and the practice helped to grasp the content"
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    January 15, 2013
    "This course was very useful, I will try to enroll in another course next year"
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    February 23, 2013
    "This course was excellent, time was used to the fullest"
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    September 1, 2012
    "I increased my skills, the practical experience was very useful"
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    August 21, 2013
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    August 9, 2013
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    July 12, 2013
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    April 1, 2013
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    February 15, 2013
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    January 18, 2013
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    February 18, 2013
    "I am glad I took the time to participate in this course, the content is excellent"
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    May 4, 2013
    "With this certification, I am ready for new opportunities."
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    February 5, 2013
    "This was a productive session, I already booked two jobs with this certification"
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    January 25, 2013
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    March 11, 2013
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    March 12, 2013
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    May 21, 2013
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    September 11, 2013
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    February 11, 2013
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    September 30, 2012
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    January 5, 2013
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    February 12, 2013
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    May 4, 2013
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    March 11, 2013
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    March 21, 2013
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    July 19, 2013
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    June 18, 2013
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    August 11, 2013
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    March 11, 2013
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    November 12, 2012
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    November 21, 2012
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    March 11, 2013
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    April 5, 2013
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    September 3, 2013
    "The people at Clean Edison were very accommodating when booking class and always promptly returned emails. The online class had the right information for me to pass the written and field exams the first time. The proctor and location at the CAS in Garfield Nj were very professional. I recommend that location to anyone."
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    March 31, 2013
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    March 11, 2013
    "I really enjoyed the field training, where we could practice the skills and receive comments from the instructor on how to improve on our weaknesses and tell us our strengths, which determined which areas we need more practice on for the field exam. This was a great aspect of the learning course and helped us understand how to apply our skills. "
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  • 5.0  / 5.0
    January 7, 2013
    "I have really enjoyed having the pleasure to take the BPI (Building Analyst and Envelope Shell) training. The instructors were professional and very helpful. I would most certainly recommend the training for everyone whether your a person in the industry or not."
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    July 12, 2013
    "George did a fine job of relaying information pertaining to BPI certification, I would highly recommend taking courses with CleanEdison, since you're able to start a career fast in this up and coming industry. "
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    April 23, 2013
    "Taking these courses really help you pass the exams. With the online course I can work and still have time to study."
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    June 11, 2013
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    April 23, 2013
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    March 21, 2013
    "I've been doing audits without accreditation, but I felt it was time to enhance my business with the BPI Certifications. Good training and the whole process ran smoothly."
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    March 7, 2013
    "I took your BPI course in NJ last month. I really enjoyed meeting the other students and many of us have stayed in touch since the end of the class. I fully plan on taking the Envelope and Shell class in August. Not only did I pass the BPI Building Analyst exam, but John gave me a lot of great pointers for getting my Home Performance business started. Thank you!"
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  • 5.0  / 5.0
    March 7, 2013
    "Just got my Building Analyst Certification today! Taking the BPI Envelope/Shell class on August 17th... This is definitely the FAST TRACK to BPI certification and becoming a BPI accredited contractor."
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  • 5.0  / 5.0
    January 13, 2013
    "THE BPI BUILDING ANALYST/ ENVELOPE SPECIALIST training has given me the basic knowledge in energy efficiency and why it is so important for home owners to insulate and weatherize their homes. also saving home owners on energy cost and help keeping our planet cleane. My instructor Mr. Reed Donelli was" SimplyThe Best" assisting me with every asspect, questions, problems, and training material helping me find where to i could look for information. i stromgly encourage everyone possibe to take this course. i plan on take many others. thank you Clean Edison and your staff."
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  • 5.0  / 5.0
    January 3, 2013
    "I would like to thank CleanEdison for all of your help and support. I completed the Building Analyst and Envelope Professional courses and passed both of the exams and field test. Our instructor was fantastic. He has the unique ability to take the theory of Building Science and explain it in simple to understand terms. I would highly recommend CleanEdison."
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  • 4.0  / 5.0
    September 7, 2011
    "Clean Edison was very supportive and helpful in assisting me in getting signed up for BPI's Envelope Shell and Building Analyst Courses. The courses were very good, and Clean Edison couldn't have been more supportive."
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    March 14, 2012
    "Great Experience. I do not hesitate in saying that CleanEdison changed my life. I was unemployed and unhappy last year, and after CleanEdison helped me find a great funding opportunity, I enrolled in their Newark, NJ Building Analyst / Envelope & Shell Professional Combination course. A year later, I am employed and my employer just paid for me to enroll in CleanEdison's Solar PV Bootcamp course. I can not recommend this company's training more."
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  • 5.0  / 5.0
    August 28, 2012
    "I just wanted to let you know I passed both the written and field exams. I want to thank you for your expertise and training. I had a great week andI look forward to learning more in this field."
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  • 5.0  / 5.0
    July 30, 2012
    "I would like to express my gratitude for all your help regarding the LEED prep and BPI certification. I have taken the prep courses for the LEED GA and AP exams, completed the LEED online project experience and this past week completed the BPI Building Analyst course. I passed the two written tests with an 87 and 90 as well as the field exam. I appreciate you helping me add these credentials to my resume and thank you for your efforts in navigating the application process."
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