CEUs for Contractors: The What, How and Why of Thermal Envelope Improvements

May 20, 2022

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This award-winning collection of ProTradeCraft video resources were used in the Continuing Education classes, HIGH-PERFORMANCE BUILDING, taught in partnership with Northstar Associates, for the State of Minnesota Contractor Certification in late February and early March 2021.

  1. Building Blocks of Building Science
  2. Airtight Walls in the Real World
  3. Four Superinsulated Walls
  4. Windows in Thick Walls
  5. Roof Improvements

Following the 40-45 minute classes are the individual videos, animations, podcasts, and articles used in the classes.

At the bottom is info on the 2021 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC).

The Classes

1: The Building Blocks of Building Science

2: Airtight Walls in the Real World

3: Four Superinsulated Walls

4: Windows in Thick Walls

5: Roof Improvements

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