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Energy Auditing Certification
gt-750
Prepare students for portions of the RESNET Certification!

Sustainable Architecture
• What is green?
• History of fossil fuels
• Sustainable architecture

Residential and Commercial Structures
• Foundations, walls, roofs and attics

Energy and Power
• Types of energy
• Potential and kinetic energy
• Voltage and current
• Electrical loads
• Electrical power consumption
• Power math
• Making electrical connections

Energy and Conservation
• Energy Audits
• Insulation, windows and ventilation
• Lighting
• Hot water heaters

Passive Solar Systems
• Lighting, heating and cooling

Green Building
• Resource-conscious design concepts
• Sustainable construction terminology
• Green building certification
• LEED
• Green design considerations

Building Codes and Compliance
• National Electrical Codes
• EPA
• OSHA
• National Fire Protection Association

Understanding Blueprints
• Schematic drawings
• Working drawings
• Symbols and scaling