This 3-part online live workshop help participants understand the key principles of high performance homes. As building codes continue to move toward Net Zero Ready, these timely courses provide concentrated learning on four core components of a home; the foundation, the above grade walls, the roof, and windows and doors.
PART 1 – FOUNDATIONS
Given homeowners’ expectations for more livable basements it is important for builders to turn those cold, dark, damp storage spaces into warm, dry living spaces. The principals, material options and construction details required to accomplish this will be demonstrated in this course.
This course will begin with a refresher on building sciences principles and provide an overview of the House as a System concept. This session will also take a deeper dive into the complex building science of basements.
This course requires successful completion of the following components:
There is no textbook for this session. All materials are contained within the presentation during the webinar session. Any supplementary materials provided by the speaker will be emailed to students post-session, if applicable.
This course currently does not have any dates being offered. If you would like to be added to a waitlist to be notified once new dates are added, please submit this form and we will contact you once new information is available.