Course Offerings

S Series - BPI Building Science Certifiication

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 Our 10 hour bilingual classroom or online training complements the Building Performance Institute BSP Study Guide and greatly improves your chances of passing the BPI BSP online examination  (call or email for scheduling)  – Nuestro entrenamiento bilingüe complementa la Guía de Estudio de BSP de BPI y aumenta considerablemente sus posibilidades de pasar el examen en línea 


  • S01 Basic Building Science (2.5 hrs)
  • S02 Building Envelope (2.5 hrs)
  • S03 House as a System (3.5 hrs)
  • S04 “Green” Technology for New &  Existing Construction (1.5 hrs)

C Series - Virginia DPOR Training

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Astracor offers the required pre-licensure business course to new or prospective contractors on a monthly basis (next course F 11.15.19) in a bilingual format  (Astracor ofrece el curso mandatorio de pre-licenciatura a los nuevos contratistas sobre base mensual en un formato bilingüe - llamar o enviar correo electrónico para la programación)


We also offer RBEA (Residential Building Energy Analyst) license training, consisting of completion of a BPI training program  (S or B course series), passing a certification exam, and completion of 5 job shadowing experiences

 

  • C01 Contractor Pre-Licensure (8 hrs)
  • C02 Energy Audit Ride-Along (10 hrs) 

B Series - BPI Building Analyst (PREREQUISITE: BSP Training)

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   This certification allows you to perform residential energy audits for most government and utility company rebate programs (call or email for current schedule) 

  • B01 Math for Energy Pros (2.5 hrs)
  • B02 Home Assessment (2.5 hrs)
  • B03 Combustion Safety (2.5 hrs)
  • B04 CO Testing (2.5 hrs)
  • B05 Air Infiltration Analysis (2.5 hrs)
  • B06 Ventilation & IAQ (2.5 hrs)
  • B07 BA Field Training (5 hrs)

A Series - DOE Energy Auditor (PREREQUISITE: BA Training)

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   This certification allows you to perform residential energy audits and write workscopes for Federal Weatherization projects (call or email for scheduling) 

 

  • A01 Exterior Investigation (2.5 hrs)
  • A02 Interior Investigation (2.5 hrs)
  • A03 Attics & Foundations (2.5 hrs)
  • A04 Appliances/Mechanicals (2.5 hrs)
  • A05 Field Training (5 hrs)

H Series - Healthy Home Evaluator (PREREQUISITE: BA Training)

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This new microcredential certification is a joint venture of BPI and the Healthy Homes Training Network  (call or email for scheduling) 

 

  • H01 Client Relations Protocol (1.5 hrs)
  • H02 Home Safety Hazards (1.5 hrs)
  • H03 Environmental Health Hazards     (1.5 hrs)
  • H04 Visual Inspection (1.5 hrs)
  • H05 Quantitative Measurements      (1.5 hrs)
  • H06 Intervention Strategies (1.5 hrs)
  • H07 HHE Field Training (3 hrs)

CEUs

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Check the BPI CEU website for current onsite and online CEU offerings: https://exams.bpi.org/site/en/bpi