Want to become BPI certified but not sure where to start?
The BPI Building Analyst Certification is one of the most widely-recognized residential energy auditor certifications, and is a prerequisite for most of the advanced BPI certifications. This program is offered both online and in-person, nationwide, and is perfect for those looking to gain a foothold in the energy efficient building market. A BPI building analyst provides comprehensive energy audits for residential properties using applied science to prioritize and implement energy solutions. Analysts focus on sustainable and energy efficient plans that save property owners money. The skills learned in this course can be applied to a wide range of jobs; contractors, builders and inspectors will easily have a new skill to market. Even non-professional property owners can benefit from certification - they can better understand energy use in their home.
For those who are already BPI Certified, Zack Academy offers many Continuing Education courses and packages listed below. BPI analysts are required to complete 30 hours of continuing education every two years, or else take an additional re-certification exam!
These continuing education courses are fully approved by BPI and are conveniently provided online and help the following BPI professionals:
- Building analyst professionals
- Envelope professionals
- Heating professionals
- Air conditioning professionals
- Manufactured housing professionals
- Multifamily building analysts/operators
BPI certified workers are in high demand. They are frequently sought out by state and national programs - in fact, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Energy (DOE) have partnered with BPI to create some of their own certified courses. Maintaining or earning this certification can give anyone in the construction industry new skills to enhance their careers and get into green design. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call 646-564-3546.