Energy Efficiency Training Program
Lakes Region Community College is offering Efficiency Training Programs throughout New Hampshire. We are increasing the number of trained professionals to help homeowners save money, increase comfort and conserve our environment.
View the Spring 2013 Calendar - Updated May 29, 2013
See below for course descriptions and faqs:
- BPI Building Analyst Energy Auditor
- Fast track BPI Building Analyst Certification
- Weatherization Installer Technician
Our Efficiency Training Program is helping to build a network of trained energy professionals, which will lead to:
- More green jobs
- Lower energy bills
- Improved occupant comfort and building durability
- Reduced environmental impact
Currently, LRCC, in partnership with Plymouth Area Renewable Energy Initiative, is providing a variety of short-term energy analyst and weatherization installer training programs including:
- BPI Building Analyst and Envelope Professional training
- BPI Air Sealing and Insulation Installer training
- Topic-oriented trainings and workshops
- Boot Camps and Efficiency Intensive Certificate Programs
Students benefit from expert instructors, limited class size and discounted tuition. We also offer an efficiency equipment rental program and professional mentoring support for energy efficiency trainings.
Those who participate in the Efficiency Training Programs will become leaders in their field, receive hands-on training in real-life settings. Students who successfully complete each course have the option to become BPI (Building Performance Institute) certified. This certification is offered at the end of each course.
The Efficiency Training Program is made possible by a partnership between LRCC, the NH Division of Economic Development (DED), the Plymouth Area Renewable Energy Initiative (PAREI) and others. The ETP grant is funded by the Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Fund (GHGERF) and administered by the NH Public Utilities Commission.
Course Registration Information:
Lakes Region Community College, www.lrcc.edu, has course registration available on the College website, as well as information about many other courses, certificate and degree programs through the Energy Services and Technology program. The New Hampshire Dept. of Resources and Economic Development, www.dred.state.nh.us, has information regarding economic development in the state. Building Performance Institute (BPI), www.bpi.org, offers a nationally recognized training, certification, and accreditation and quality-assurance programs.
Visit the Energy Services and Technology portion of the website for degree or certificate information.
For more information contact:
Andy Duncan, Energy Trainings Manager