Course Dates

August 6 (Register)


This course is designed to provide participants with a practical knowledge of basic building science principles. Students are introduced to the “house as a system” model for assessing and improving building performance, as well as the fundamentals of heat, air, and moisture flow as it relates to buildings.

If you’re new to the industry or a homeowner that wants to understand how to optimize your energy savings, this training will teach you what to look for. Learn about the science behind high performance buildings and how they apply to your home.

    • The climate factors that affect building performance
    • The importance, function, and structure of the building thermal envelope
    • The physical movement of heat, air, and moisture in buildings
    • The systems approach for designing, constructing, and renovating buildings


  • 8 AIA LU, 3.5 BPI CEUs, 0.8 ICC CEUs


Price: $175
Member Price: $157


How much is this course?
This course is $175 and $157 for Southface members.
I'm interested in taking this course. When will the next Fundamentals of Building Science training be scheduled?
This course is scheduled based on demand. Contact us at and let us know you’re interested in future courses.