This full-day session will provide attendees with an informative overview of the commercial provisions of the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code.Topics covered include: scope and application of the code; envelope, lighting and mechanical requirements; alternative methods of compliance; and an overview of the compliance software COMCheck. All sessions are designed to deliver clear information to help the attendee understand code compliance rationale and compliance tools. Discussions on code provisions and application approaches are encouraged and facilitated by the instructor. Commercial Topics Include: The Value of Energy Codes, The Value of Integrated Design in Code Buildings, Code Scope and Application, Envelope Requirements, Mechanical Requirements including Complex Systems for Design Professionals, Lighting Requirements including Best Practice Daylighting and Controls, COMcheck Overview, A look at the 2012 Commercial Code. This counts for 6 American Institute of Architecture LUs.
This course is being sponsored by the Nevada State Office of Energy utilizing funding from the U.S. Department of Energy, with support from NV Energy, The University of Nevada, Reno’s Business Environmental Program, the Builders Association of Northern Nevada and the Southern Nevada Home Builders Association.
This course has been approved by the American Institute of Architects for 6 LU/HSW/SD units.