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Building Smart with the BC Energy Step Code – Mastering Step 3, Climate Zone 5

Building Smart with the BC Energy Step Code – Mastering Step 3, Climate Zone 5

Saturday, March 02, 2019
1 - 4 pm



Learn how to build homes to a higher energy standard using cost-effective, applied best practices. This training aims to support builders, designers, building officials and residential construction professionals in mastering the requirements for Step 3 of the BC Energy Step Code. This seminar will cover Part 9, Step 3 in climate zone 5.

Participants will obtain information on the following topics:

  • Introducing recent BC Energy Step Code updates
  • Working with an energy advisor to master Step 3
  • Discovering the requirements of energy modelling
  • Testing airtightness
  • Choosing and sizing HVAC systems
  • Understanding cost optimization in achieving Step 3

This seminar has been prepared in collaboration with the Building and Safety Standards Branch, industry stakeholders and consultants. The presenter will discuss design and building solutions applicable to your region.

Register today to learn more about the new energy efficiency requirements.

Please note: Registration for this event also includes a free registration for the CHBA South Okanagan – 24th Annual Home & Renovation Show - March 2 & 3, 2019 at the Penticton Trade & Convention Centre. Please have a copy of your registration confirmation with you when you arrive.

Location Details

Penticton Trade and Convention Centre
273 Power St
Penticton British Columbia

Contact Information

Contact Name: Technical Education BC Housing
Phone: 778-452-6482