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Crushing the Code NYC: Commercial

Learn more about the 2020 NYCECC requirements to create more energy-efficient buildings in this full-day online course for building professionals.

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  • Online/Webinar
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Event Cost

  • Non Member & Member: $75
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Continuing Education Credits

7 GBCI, 7 AIA LU-HSW, 7 PDH, 0.7 ICC


Course Overview

Crushing the Code NYC: Commercial is an online course that prepares design and building professionals to comply with the many requirements in the 2020 NYCECC and create more energy-efficient buildings in the process. In an era of more stringent code enforcement, the course provides critical knowledge on significant changes, new provisions and best practices to avoid objections and stalled projects.

What you’ll learn

By the end of this full-day course, participants will:

  • Understand the structure and rationale behind the energy code, including the new provisions of the 2020 NYCECC and how they relate to NYC’s new emissions legislation
  • Differentiate between the various compliance pathways, including required testing and documentation;
  • Recognize the interdependence of the building envelope, mechanical and lighting systems and their impacts on energy code compliance;
  • Identify areas for improved project communication and coordination to support compliance.

Who is this for?

This training is recommended for architects, engineers, code enforcement officials, contractors, building owners and operators and students working towards a career in the building industry. Learn more about the Energy Code and if this training is right for you.

How it works

Each Crushing the Code NYC online course is live and interactive, led by a certified instructor with more than seven years of professional building or design experience, a passion for sustainability, and in-depth knowledge of the green building industry. 

Want to learn more before the course? Read our Energy Code Brief to develop a general understanding of the 2020 NYCECC.

Instructor

Wolfgang Werner
President, doubleudoubleu, inc.

Wolfgang Werner is president of doubleudoubleu, inc., a NYC-based consultancy assisting project teams with their building sustainability and certification goals and teaching related courses. He has more than 20 years of experience in building sustainability, architectural design, construction administration and building investigation. His areas of expertise include general building sustainability concepts, strategies, and technologies, environmental rating & certification systems, building codes, policy, standards, regulations, Passive House design, and embodied energy and carbon. Wolfgang holds a Dipl.-Ing. degree in Architecture from the Technische Universität, Berlin, Germany and a Master’s degree in Architecture from Pratt Institute, Brooklyn NY. He is a licensed architect in the State of New York, a LEED Accredited Professional since 2004, a Certified Passive House Consultant, and a Fitwel Ambassador.

 

Registration for this training is full. See upcoming events here.