We offer building science and workforce development trainings with a focus on building performance, health and safety, energy and water, green infrastructure and green building certifications.

Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Rater Training

With Southface, you can become a Certified Home Energy Rater, one of the highest residential energy credentials that can be earned…

$2,845 (includes RESNET exam fees) | Member Price: $2,745 (includes RESNET fees)

EarthCraft Builder Training

This EarthCraft Builder training provides a comprehensive overview of best practices for sustainable construction and design. Explore the ways the…


ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Live Online Training

Join Southface Institute for a live, instructor-led online training this fall to maintain or expand your ENERGY STAR service offerings and expertise. Over the course of three four-hour sessions, you’ll learn how to identify…

$450 | Member Price: $405

BIT Building Credential Program

Southface’s BIT Building credential program offers three affordable career credentials for building professionals, owners and operators interested in sustainable operations and management best practices. Each BIT Building credential has a linked training and experience component, with one skill level building on the next.

Exam Administration

Southface regularly proctors a variety of BPI – written field exams independent of our trainings. Testing sessions are available by request and are dependent upon proctor availability. Exam administration pricing varies.

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