Taught by The Green Engineer's Chris Schaffner, P.E., LEED Fellow, this 8-week course is a comprehensive commercial energy modeling course to educate professionals on how to master eQuest, the free "Quick Energy Simulation Tool" developed by the U.S. Department of Energy and other industry leaders. This is a hands-on, project-based course that will give you the confidence to do energy modeling for paying clients. Participants will learn to build and run energy models. When the course is over, you should be able to function as the go-to energy modeler on an integrated design team.
Mac Users: Unfortunately, eQUEST only runs natively on PCs. In order to run the software on a Mac, you'll need to use a virtualization program.
Self-Paced, Online Course : You can begin this online course instantly upon enrollment. Get access to all of the course materials as soon as you enroll. The instructor-led session will begin on the scheduled start date. During the session dates the instructor will be in the course answering questions on the discussion board and reviewing project work.
The Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) Building Energy Masters Series is a web-based professional development curriculum for the renewable energy and high performance building industries. Courses are taught by industry experts with extensive experience who take a deep dive into a single area of building science