ESNH Part 1: Advanced Building Science with Andy Oding @ Holiday inn Cambridge
May 16 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

This is a highly-recommended pre-requisite for those who are new to the ENERGY STAR for New Homes program – it is the energy efficiency foundation course for high performance home builders. For existing ENERGY STAR builders, this is great for new staff and new suppliers who need to understand your business, and those who could use a building science refresher, too.

Key topics in the construction of high performance homes include:

  • Strategies for more effective building envelope construction, moisture control, and air movement through the built structure
  • An examination of current building issues and solutions to reduce material, labour, call-back and warranty costs while improving cycle and process times;
  • New products, foundation options, new ventilation and heating systems.

For full details, pricing and group rate information please visit the EnerQuality website >

ESNH Part 2: 2017 Standard with Andy Oding @ Holiday inn Cambridge
May 17 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Dive deep into the changes and requirements of the new standard for Canada’s most success green building program. Learn:

  • How the new ENERGY STAR, EnerGuide and SB-12 fit together
  • New technical requirements of the ENERGY STAR 2017 standard
  • Strategies for airtightness and thermal envelope assemblies
  • The return on investment of ENERGY STAR and how to build cost-effectively
  • Strategies to reduce call backs, improve building performance & achieve great energy savings
  • Overcoming technical challenges and exploring opportunities for implementing new technologies

For full details, pricing and group rate information please visit the EnerQuality website >

ESNH Part 3: Sales & Marketing (Toronto) with Andy Oding @ BILD Office
May 26 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Don’t miss the ultimate sales & marketing training for high performance home builders

It’s a world where sales transactions take place rapidly, information is gleaned online at a blinding speed, and energy efficiency is not top-of-mind with consumers. So how do the qualities of an ENERGY STAR® home change the game for sales and marketing teams?

There’s no question an ENERGY STAR® home is more efficient, comfortable and reliable than one built to minimum building code standards. Industry expert Andy Oding tackles the challenge of how to successfully communicate this to purchasers.

Discover why thousands use the ENERGY STAR® training series to build better homes, gain a reputation as exceptional builders, increase customer satisfaction, and prevent post-construction call-backs and other deficiencies.

Visit the EnerQuality site for full workshop and registration details.

Building Lasting Change 2017 @ Pan Pacific Vancouver Hotel
May 30 – Jun 1 all-day

Connect. Learn. Transform.

Building Lasting Change is Canada’s largest green building conference and is known
for activating connections, delivering world class learning opportunities and cultivating inspiration and innovation.

Building actionable solutions to climate change is the focus of Building Lasting Change 2017, with the goal of engaging the members and stakeholders of the Canadian building industry in the fight to reduce GHG emissions.

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