Advancing Green Building and Building Science: The Keys to Managing Moisture, November 6th, Brattleboro

  • 6 November 2017
  • Start time : 08:00 AM
  • End time : 04:00 PM
  • Event Location : Windham Regional Career Center, 80 Atwood St, Cusick Conference Room, Brattleboro, MA, 05301, United States
Advancing Green Building and Building Science: The Keys to Managing Moisture, November 6th, Brattleboro
Event Description

SEON will be running Peter Yost’s highly acclaimed 2-day course on Tuesday, October 31 and Monday, November 6th, 2017.

This is the same course that Peter ran at GCC a few years ago and received great reviews. SEON’s high-performance builders have said this was the best course they have attended and the return on investment has been considerable. In fact, the initial offering of this course in 2011 lead to the formation of the Building Science Guild.

This two-day training will be APPLIED building science specifically for building professionals, emphasizing real life/job site examples. Addressing concerns of vapour and water management, this course goes beyond energy efficiency to cover all aspects of health and safety in creating a sustainable home environment.

This course uses the web-based quite a bit. As part of the course, each participant will receive a 3-month full membership to the web tool, giving full access to all of its content.

Time: Tuesday, October 31st 9:00 am - 5:00pm
Monday, November 6th 8:00 am - 4:00pm

Food: Lunch provided with early morning and mid-afternoon snacks

  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Instructor: Peter Yost
      He brings more than 30 years experience in building, researching, teaching, writing, and consulting on high-performance buildings to his twin roles as vice-president of technical services for BuildingGreen, and technical director for Taunton Press’s His expertise ranges from construction waste management and advanced framing to energy efficiency, indoor air quality, and building durability.

      Peter has been called upon to provide this building-science expertise to leading building industry high performance efforts, including USGBC’s LEED for Homes and REGREEN, EPA’s WaterSense, DOE’s Building America, and IWBI’s WELL programs.
  • Event type
    • Training

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