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Crushing the Code NYS: Commercial Building Systems [FULL]

This 2-hour, online training prepares building and design professionals in NYS to comply with the commercial mechanical, hot water, and lighting requirements in the 2020 ECCCNYS.

  • November 16, 2023
  • 12:00 – 2:00 pm
  • Online/Webinar

Event Cost

  • Non Member & Member: Free Admission

Continuing Education Credits

2 GBCI, 2 AIA LU-HSW, 2 PDH, 0.2 ICC

This class is now FULL. Please look at our event page for all other course offerings, this class will be offered again on a monthly basis.

Course Overview

Right-sized mechanical systems are crucial for complying with the energy code. Crushing the Code NYS: Commercial Building Systems prepares building and design professionals in New York State to comply with the commercial mechanical, hot water, and lighting requirements in the 2020 Energy Conservation Construction Code of New York State (ECCCNYS).

What you’ll learn

By the end of this 2-hour course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain compliance requirements related to right-sizing mechanical systems, along with the energy consequences of effective controls and setbacks.
  • Describe how the energy code limits energy waste due to ventilation. 
  • Identify the mandatory provisions for service hot water systems in commercial buildings.
  • Navigate the requirements for code compliant electrical systems related to lighting and power. 

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 training is live, taught remotely on Zoom, and led by a certified instructor with more than seven years of professional experience. Register for an upcoming class and put your energy code confusion to rest! 

If you have previously taken an 8-hour Crushing the Code NYS training, this 2-hour training contains similar content, reformatted into a shorter module.

Not sure where to start? Here’s how our newly restructured 2-hour trainings fit together. Take one standalone training, or take an entire series at your convenience.


Jodi Smits Anderson

Jodi Smits Anderson is a Fellow of the AIA, Well-AP, LEED AP BD+C, and Regenerative Practitioner who seeks to discover and work toward potential in all things. She is a speaker focused on learning from Nature and identifying full-spectrum sustainability, which includes health, DEI, community, economic resilience, energy, water, waste, food systems, personal fulfillment, joy, beauty, and systems thinking. Her goal is to learn and share what she is learning with people interested in the conversations and interested in teaching her in the process. 

Registration for this training is full. Want to be updated when our next Crushing the Code series is posted click here or see more upcoming events here.