November 18, 2019 - November 19, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Southface SWEET Center
590 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
This two-day course is designed to introduce the skills necessary to become a Duct and Envelope Tightness (DET) Verifier, certified to perform the diagnostic testing required for new homes by the 2009 IECC amendments.
Participants will learn how to explain calculations for ACH50 and percent duct leakage, demonstrate proficiency in testing protocol, apply knowledge on actual blower door and duct systems, and complete a certification exam.
After successful completion of this course, the participant will be able to test the leakage of a building envelope and duct system, and evaluate the results as measured against Georgia code requirements. Specific topics include:
*To achieve designations as a DET verifier, a student must receive a passing score on both exams (included in tuition costs).
Course Price: $475 (Discounts for Southface Members)
Students must bring a calculator for the field and written exam.