This ICC Residential Energy Inspector (2012) Exam Prep course provides exam preparation for individuals who will take the International Code Council (ICC) Residential Energy Inspector exam. Students will learn most of the significant principles of the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) but is not a substitute for being familiar with the 2012 IECC book.
This course is presented entirely online. Students may progress through course modules at their own pace for the duration of their access to course content. Upon successful completion, students will earn a course certificate.
Topics to be Covered: The history of energy codes and their importance; The identification of the IECC compliance requirements to ensure Building envelope tightness and Quality insulation installation; Notable differences between 2009 & 2012 IECC; The setup & use of a blower door to measure air leakage in the building envelope; How to calculate ACH50 & determine whether the home meets the minimum Building Envelope Tightness Limits set forth in the both the 2009 & 2012 IECC;The setup and use of a duct tester to measure air leakage in the duct system; How to quantify duct leakage & determine whether the duct system meets the minimum requirements set forth in both the 2009 & 2012 IECC
Worth 6.0 BPI CEU Credits and ASHI CEUs.