Introduction to Zero Net Energy Buildings - Self Study

Online

Author: Marc Rosenbaum

Subjects: Green Building: Zero Net Energy

581 students are interested in this course

Description

This thirty minute lecture describes what it takes to build zero net energy buildings, and provides builders with proof that these buildings are more durable, healthier, more comfortable, cost less to own, use more lumber and higher end windows, and benefit our environment.

Enroll in this free course and access a PDF copy of the presentation slides.

Ready To Sign Up Today? Click Here to Enroll

Preview the Course Material

Check out a free preview of the course by clicking the button below. This is a live assignment from the course and will give you a good sense for what the course will be like.

Free Preview - Introduction to Zero Net Energy Homes
Offered In Partnership With the Northeastern Retail Lumber Association

Northeastern Retail Lumber Association members receive free access to this course. Contact Erin O'Connor (EOConnor@nrla.org) for your unique promotional code.

Flexible Online Training for Industry Professionals

This is a self-study, self-paced online course. You can begin instantly upon enrollment and complete the course materials at your own pace.

Access Information and Build Your Training Library

After enrolling, the course materials will remain in your account and be accessible 12 months (1 year) after enrollment. Access can be extended beyond 1 year with a monthly membership. Rewatch videos and review assignments as many times as you want. View updates the instructor makes to the course as the industry advances. Return to your course anytime with online access from anywhere in the world.

Not Eligible for Continuing Education Credits or Certificates

Since this is a free course, it is not eligible for Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) and has not been approved by any credentialing organizations (NABCEP, AIA, USGBC etc). This course is for self education purposes only and completion does not indicate a level of professional expertise or credential. Certificates of completion and CEU Credits are only available for our premium paid courses.

Author

Screen shot 2014 12 18 at 11.10.31 am.png?ixlib=rb 1.1

Marc Rosenbaum

Principal, Energysmiths

Marc Rosenbaum, P.E. uses an integrated systems design approach to help people create buildings and communities which connect us to the natural world, and support both personal and planetary health. He brings this vision, experience and commitment to a collaborative design process, with the goal of profoundly understanding the interconnections between people, place, and...[more]

Free Preview - Introduction to Zero Net Energy Homes

Course Outline

Introduction to Zero Net Energy Homes (Lecture)

In this module you can access the course lecture and a PDF copy of the corresponding slides.

  • Introduction to Zero Net Energy Homes (Video - 32:16 minutes) preview
  • Presentation slides (Download .pdf)
Free Preview - Introduction to Zero Net Energy Homes

Students who took this course also took

Zero Net Energy Buildings

A step-by-step guide to designing zero net energy buildings, including energy modeling, architectural drawings, and construction strategies with expert Marc Rosenbaum.

ASHRAE 62.2 Ventilation for Single-Family Dwellings

Instructor Rick Karg is has been a member of the ASHRAE 62.2 ventilation committee since 2007 and heads the existing dwellings group. He served as the lead editor of ASHRAE’s Guideline 24-2015, a document that supplements the ASHRAE 62.2 standard.

Deep Energy Retrofits

Learn how to best 'fix what you have'. If you are serious about transformative energy upgrades in existing residential and commercial buildings up to 45,000 square feet this course is right for you.