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Weatherization and Renewable Energy | Wisconsin

6 Hour Video Course | Approval #16873
Approved for MN CE if MN License entered 

Give yourself the edge in the growing market in renewable energy building by adding efficiency through solar and wind energy. 
0.6 ICC Energy CEUs – Approval #25471 


NOTE:  Also approved for Minnesota CE – both MN and WI license numbers must be entered into your account for course completion to be submitted to both states.

Instructor:  Roger Peck

Building homes that are well protected from the weather should be a priority for any building professional.  The majority of problems stem from improper procedures and workmanship, but often the problem is found in the design of a home.  This course will explore factors that contribute to exterior shell failure and identify practical solutions that will preserve the integrity of the building envelope.

As technological innovation creates new construction possibilities, incorporating energy-efficiency into building projects can not only provide a better quality of life, but also protect the environment.  A comprehensive approach to resource and energy efficiency is the best method to achieve a resource and energy efficient building. 

After completing this course participants will be able to:

  • Identify the components of the building as a system, its performance requirements, and how these features must be integrated to prevent building envelope failure.
  • Describe how a properly constructed building envelope will keep out weather related moisture and stop uncontrolled movement of energy due to loss of conditioned air.
  • Identify innovative design considerations incorporating energy efficient resources and components.
  • Evaluate the structural considerations when installing/mounting these new systems.

This course covers:

  • Weatherization
  • Wind Power
  • Solar Energy