online in a series of five (four 2-1/2-hour and one 2-hour) time modules,
this seminar is designed to provide the specific training and background
needed by professionals preparing to sit for AEE's Certified Energy
Auditor (CEA®) exam. The course agenda also includes updates on
topics of current importance to all individuals involved in performing
facility energy audits.
Certified Energy Auditor® (CEA®) certification program
has been accredited by the American National Standards Institute
(ANSI) based on the International Standard ANSI/ISO/IEC 17024.
ANSI Standard 17024 is well-recognized within the industry
as the highest standard in personnel certification accreditation.
CEA Certification Recognized by U.S. DOE / Better Buildings
Certified Energy Auditor® (CEA®) certification is
now officially recognized by the U.S. Department of Energy
as meeting Better Buildings Guidelines.
Learning Units Eligible
course has been approved by AIA for continuing education credits.
The AIA requires that its registered architect members earn
18 Learning Unit (LU) hours of continuing education credit
annually (eight hours of which must be related to Health,
Safety, and Welfare topics and four of those eight in Sustainable
Design) to remain in good standing. Architectural boards in
40 states, 10 Canadian Provinces, and 19 countries have implemented
mandatory continuing education (MCE) for re-licensure.
Association of Energy Engineers is an approved training provider
within the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Continuing
Education Systems (CES) Registered Provider program.
REALTIME PROGRAM INSTRUCTOR
NIEHUS, P.E., C.E.M., is the founder of Lakeshore Consulting,
a firm specializing in technical training and energy auditing.
His clients have included numerous electric and gas utilities,
the Army National Guard, the Corps of Engineers, and hundreds
of commercial and industrial businesses. Mr. Niehus has extensive
experience as a trainer, having taught courses including commercial
building energy system, motors and drives, HVAC, compressed
air, cogeneration and thermal energy storage. He has also authored
training and technical resource manuals in areas related to
his training programs. As a consultant, he has performed over
1,000 energy analyses for governmental, commercial and industrial
facilities. He is well-versed in both life cycle cost analysis
and use of building simulation programs.
course is designed to meet the training needs of those whose
roles include supervising and managing facility energy audits
and energy management programs, and to help qualified professionals
prepare to take AEE's Certified Energy Auditor (CEA) Professional
examination. Individuals who can benefit significantly from
this program include:
engineers and consultants
energy auditors seeking certification
and facility engineers
educational, institutional and government energy managers
and DOD energy managers
considering energy projects
teaching energy analysis
can participate in the seminar from your office, home, or anywhere
you have access to the internet and a phone or VOIP. You'll have
opportunities to interact with your instructor and colleagues in
real time during the five live, interactive online sessions.
a Certified Energy Auditor (CEA). Here's your opportunity to
take part in a focused, fast-paced instructional program, designed
both to expand your knowledge in the field, and to serve as a preparatory
vehicle for the examination required to achieve AEE's Certified
Energy Auditor (CEA) certification. Completion of this seminar also
fills the training requirement for CEA candidates. (Optionally,
you may also consider taking the 3 day Fundamentals
of Energy Auditing live course, offered at several locations
throughout the U.S. each year.)
online Certified Energy Auditor Preparatory Training Program
covers all aspects of energy auditing, including pre-audit work,
data collection procedures, equipment familiarization and utility
analysis. End-use equipment and systems are discussed in detail,
with the primary focus being on identifying energy conservation
opportunities and project prioritization using economic analyses.
Water conservation and auditing methods are also addressed. This
course covers the full scope of subjects which are addressed on
the CEA examination, and will give you the technical knowledge you
need to perform a comprehensive energy and water audit.
CEA Certification. The requirements to qualify for the certification
process have been designed to take into account the possible diversity
of education and practical experience an individual may have. Each
applicant for CEA professional certification must attend one of
AEE's approved training courses (either the online or live seminar
program) and complete and pass a four-hour written exam, as well
as meet specific educational and professional criteria. (Note that
the seminar fee does not include the certification application/testing
fee.) For more about CEA certification, testing and application
fees, Click Here.
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FEES (per participant):
$1150, regular / $1050, AEE member, non-profit org.
Seminar fees listed are per person for a single audio and
video connection for individual use, and may not be shared with
other users. All participants must individually pre-register for
the desired course in order to participate. If you would like pricing
information on multiple registrations for the same seminar, please
contact: Terese Lavallee, phone 770-925-9633, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
more details about seminar registration terms, what to
do if you miss a session, and AEE's cancellation, substitution or
transfer policy CLICK HERE.
DATES AND TIMES
of the Certified Energy Auditor Preparatory Training Program
Online Seminar are currently scheduled. The program consists
of four 2-1/2-hour and one 2-hour teleconferencing sessions, for
a total of 12 hours of instruction.
Beginning on May 1, with session
dates and times as follows:
Completion of all
five modules is required to receive CEU and PDH Credit, and Course
Certificate awarded by AEE.
(Eastern time US)
May 1, 2017
- 2:30 pm
May 2, 2017
- 2:30 pm
May 3, 2017
- 2:30 pm
May 4, 2017
- 2:30 pm
May 5, 2017
- 2:00 pm