June 25, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm EDT
Join us for this 5-module online course, via Zoom, Thursdays at 3:00pm EST, beginning June 4th through July 2nd. Participate in all 5 modules, take and pass the test at the end, and earn the HERS Associate Designation!
A high-performance home isn’t just efficient and comfortable. It has to be a place where the occupants can breathe safely. Given that North Americans spend 90% of our lives inside of buildings, understanding indoor air quality (IAQ) is crucial to achieving healthy homes. Managing pollutants is the key to good IAQ and this module will address the pollutant hierarchy in four areas:
Methods and standards for determining the minimum amount of fresh air required will be discussed. Also, strategies and technologies to provide fresh air for the building occupants will be presented and vetted, including: