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Weatherization is part of the green economy. Contractors performing weatherization work in Maryland require varying training levels depending on the position and associated government agency. Agencies include the Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) sponsoring the Maryland Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® program, and the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD).

Courses include:
• Weatherization Tactics
• Home Energy Analysis
• Lead Paint Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP)
• HVAC for Home Energy Analysis
• Envelope Specialist

Home Energy Analysis and Envelope Specialist courses help prepare students to take Building Performance Institute (BPI) examinations. The State of Maryland requires BPI certification for some positions.
For more information contact 443-840-4700.

VOA 686
HVAC for Home Energy Analysis

Learn about the principles of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) as they apply to a home energy audit in the green economy. Focus is on the interaction between combustion equipment and the home. Topics include the theory of combustion, types of heating appliances (such as gas, oil, hot water, and heat pump systems), venting and drafting, duct leakage and pressure diagnostics, as well as cooling systems. Class includes hands-on experience with HVAC equipment. Prerequisite: Home Energy Analysis.
Total Cost: $1,395 (Tuition: $700 Fees: $695)


30787 M/W(10) 7/14-8/13 5:45-9:30pm CC

VOA 907
Weatherization Crew Chief

Learn aspects of managing a weatherization retrofit crew and motivating them to perform quality, timely work. Topics include management techniques, materials tracking, building/safety codes, warehousing materials, work order interpretation, and quality control concepts. Prerequisite: Weatherization Tactics or prior construction experience.
Total Cost: $399 (Tuition: $200 Fees: $199)


77106 M/W(5) 5/7-21 5:45-9pm RAC
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