Become a Certified GeoExchange Designer (CGD) with training brought to you from the authors of the IGSHPA Design & Installation Manual: Dr. Charles Remund and Ryan Carda. This course builds on standard curriculum developed by the International Ground Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA), the Geothermal Heat Pump Consortium (GHPC), and the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). This course is designed for engineers, architects and experienced building professionals and covers an introduction to the technology to a complete review of the design process, participants learn the specific information they need to know.
Registration includes training, full access to the instructor over ten weeks, tools and homework, plus a subscription to LoopLink PRO. You'll use this software to design commercial geothermal systems and get feedback from the author of the IGSHPA manual. IGSHPA manuals, membership and exam fees are an optional, additional fee that you can pay when you're ready to sit for the exam.