Energy Efficient Building Design

Course Number: BD-4023
Credit: 4 PDH
Subject Matter Expert: Lee Layton, P.E.
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Overview

In Energy Efficient Building Design, you'll learn ...

  • Energy efficiency concepts
  • The factors affecting energy consumption
  • The benefits of a low-energy building

Overview

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Credit: 4 PDH

Length: 53 pages

This four-hour course covers energy efficiency concepts for commercial buildings and how to incorporate these concepts to provide a low-energy building. Using the ideas presented in this course may help to reduce energy consumption up to 30% over a conventional commercial building. The course, explains the basic concepts, where and how in the design process they should be considered and gives a couple of examples where the results were applied and yielded significant energy cost savings.

Specific Knowledge or Skill Obtained

This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Energy efficiency concepts
  • The factors affecting energy consumption
  • The benefits of a low-energy building
  • How to integrate energy efficiency into the planning process
  • The benefits of daylighting
  • How facade design affects energy consumption

Certificate of Completion

You will be able to immediately print a certificate of completion after passing a multiple-choice quiz consisting of 25 questions. PDH credits are not awarded until the course is completed and quiz is passed.

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