Program

Course Schedule

Session 2 | In-Person: March 14 (Register)

Session 3 | In-Person: June 29 (Register)

Session 4 | In-Person: September 26 (Register)

Learn

After successful completion of this course, the participant will have the knowledge and skills to successfully build, certify and market EarthCraft homes.

  • Building science basics
  • EarthCraft program fundamentals
  • The EarthCraft certification process
  • Strategies for marketing EarthCraft projects
  • Green building incentive programs

Earn

  • The EarthCraft Builder training qualifies attendees for continuing education credit from the following organizations:
    • Certified Professional Home Builder (CPHB) = 6 CEUs
    • Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) = 6 CEUs
    • American Institute of Architects (AIA) = 7 LU|HSW
    • Building Performance Institute (BPI) = 3.5 CEUs
    • Georgia State Licensing Board for Residential and General Contractors = 6 CEUs
    • International Code Council (ICC) = 0.7 CEUs
  • Upon completion of the course, qualifying builders will be prepared and eligible to sit for a 50-question EarthCraft Builder exam, register and join the EarthCraft House program, and begin the process of certifying his/her first EarthCraft House.

Program Offerings

Printed binder with course materials
Copy of EarthCraft Technical Guidelines

Pricing

$250

Course Requirements

LMS Courses: Basics of Building Science (access provided upon registration)

FAQ

How much is this course?
This course is $200 and $185 for Southface members.
I'm interested in taking this course. When will the next EarthCraft Builder training be scheduled?
This course is scheduled based on demand. Contact us at courses@southface.org and let us know you’re interested in future courses.