Training & Events

Upcoming Events

COMING JUNE 2020! HPSC Quality Installation of Forced Air Furnaces and Air Source Heat Pumps Retrofits in BC Homes.
Online | June 2020 | Free – registrations opening soon!

If you’re a residential HVAC contractor interested in learning more about the quality installation of forced air furnaces and air source heat pumps in retrofit applications – listen up! Our new, moderated, self-paced online training course covers: design, installation, distribution aspects, commissioning and homeowner education and maintenance. The first session kicks-off in June 2020 and is FREE to all residential HVAC contractors in British Columbia. Registration will open later this month –  watch your inbox for details! 

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BCIT: CESA 1005 Zero Energy Building “All-In-One”: Fundamentals, Airtightness, Assemblies, and Mechanicals (Part 9 buildings)
Online Course | April 21 – June 25 & June 26 – July 25 | $100 (reduced rate)

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This 36-hour* course will provide a comprehensive study of Zero Energy Buildings (ZEB’s) to ensure that builders, designers, consultants and tradespeople have the knowledge to build to the upper steps of the BC Energy Step Code, Net-Zero Energy or the Passive House standard. Students will learn from industry experts and develop an applied understanding of the BC Energy Step Code, building science in ZEBs, airtight design and construction, execution of high performance assembly details, and mechanical systems for ZEB’s.

* 36 hours of lecture with instructor(s) + 12 hours of self-paced online learning. Two lectures per week during lunchtime (11:30 AM to 1:30 PM PST), every Tuesday and Thursday.  All lectures recorded in case you miss one. First lecture scheduled for April 21st.

 

Past Events

HPSC: Contractor Input on COVID19 Financial Stimulus Options PDF & Survey: May 7, 2020, Online Webinar

HPSC: Heat Pump Best Practices Installation Guide for Existing Homes Recording, & PDF: May 5, 2020, Online Webinar

HPSC: Heat Pump Best Practices Installation Guide for Existing Homes Recording, PDF & Takeaways: April 1, 2020, Online Webinar

HPSC 2020 Contractors Forum PDF: February 25, 2020 in New Westminster

HPSC: Heat Pump Best Practices Installation Guide for Existing Homes Recording & PDF: January 16, 2020, Online Webinar

HPSC: Heat Pump Best Practices Installation Guide for Existing Homes Recording & PDF: December 10, 2019, Online Webinar

2019 BCBEC Conference & AGM: Adapting to Change- Building Resilient Enclosures: November 8 in Vancouver

Fenestration Association of BC Industry Conference 2019: October 23 in Surrey

CHBABC: Builders Education Summit: October 9-11 in Vancouver

Webinar: Air Source Heat Pump Rebate Program PDF: October 8, 2019, Online Webinar

HPSC Webinar: Selling Energy Efficiency Recording & PDF: September 26, 2019, Online Webinar

Building Science Corporation: Building Science Fundamentals: September 25-26, Seattle

Passive House 110: Introduction to Passive House High Performance Buildings: August 16, 2019, Victoria

HPSC Webinar: House-as-a-system Recording & PDF: June 26, 2019, Online Webinar

2019 Home Performance Contractors Forum – Working Together to Advance Our Industry: February 19, 2019, Anvil Center in New Westminster

HPSC Webinar – Growing the Home Performance Industry: January 17, 2019, Online Webinar

Efficiency First: FREE Building Performance Webinar ‘Getting Ready for 2019’: December 18, 2018, Online Webinar

Energy Circle: Video Marketing 101 For Lead Generation: December 13, 2018, Online Webinar

Small Planet Supply: SANCO2 Combi System WorkshopDecember 12, 2018 in Vancouver

TechSoup Canada: CASL & GDPR Anti-Spam Compliance Webinar: December 12, 2018, Online Webinar

Small Planet Supply: BC Step Code Airtightness Training CourseNovember 23/24, 2018 in Vancouver 

Passive House Canada: Introduction to Passive House High-Performance BuildingsNovember 23, 2018 in New Westminster

Small Planet Supply: BC Step Code Airtightness Training CourseNovember 16/17, 2018 in Penticton

Efficiency First: FREE Building Performance Webinar ‘Getting to “Yes” on the First Visit to the Job Site’November 15, 2018, Online Webinar 

Passive House Canada Conference: Partnering for Transformation: November 7/8, 2018 in Vancouver

Zehnder Heat Recovery Ventilation Workshop: November 6, 2018 in Vancouver 

Fenestration Association of BC Industry Conference 2018: October 24, 2018 in Surrey

NRCan LEEP: Local Energy Efficiency Partnerships Technology Forum: October 19, 2018 in Nanaimo

NRCan LEEP: Local Energy Efficiency Partnerships Technology ForumOctober 17/18, 2018 in Victoria

NRCan LEEP: Local Energy Efficiency Partnerships Technology Forum: October 15/16, 2018 in Surrey

 

This list of training and events is compiled for your information. The HPSC is not affiliated with any of the organizations providing training or hosting events.