BPI Certification

BPI stands for Building Performance Institute. BPI is a third-party organization that creates standards and awards certifications for residential energy efficiency.

Home energy score for a home energy audit

Tue, 2014-03-11 10:31

The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) recently announced the launch of a national rating program to provide customers with an affordable, easy to understand rating of their home that can be combined with a comprehensive home energy audit. The BPI Rating Program is now available in Florida, which last July recognized BPI as one of a select group of organizations authorized to provide a Building Energy-Efficiency Rating System (BERS) in the state. BPI's program begins in Florida and is expected to be fully operational nationwide by mid-2014.

Intercaz Now Included in BPI Courses

Fri, 2012-06-29 13:18

UPDATE (10/17/2013): Intercaz software is no longer included in all of our BPI classes. For more information, please call us at 1-800-460-2575.

BPI Program Changes in 2012

Thu, 2011-12-29 15:37

If you read our post on BPI Certifications Closer to ANSI Accreditation, then you are probably aware that the Building Performance Institute (BPI) will be inititating operational changes starting February 1, 2012, in an attempt to meet the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) requirements. BPI staff announced their organizational changes in a nationwide webinar to all of its training affiliates.

BPI Certifications Closer to ANSI Accreditation

Fri, 2011-12-02 11:48

The Building Performance Institute (BPI) is on its way to achieving ANSI Accreditation. ANSI stands for American National Standards Institute and accredits standards developers, certification bodies, and technical advisory groups to both the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).

BPI Announces ANSI Accreditation for its Standards Programs

Wed, 2010-07-14 10:14

Malta, NY, July 13, 2010 - The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI), a nationally recognized standards development and contractor credentialing organization is pleased to announce that it received approval today from the American National Standards Institute, Inc. (ANSI) as an accredited developer of American National Standards.

BPI Certification and Accreditation Explained

Fri, 2010-06-18 10:02

Are you looking for a BPI Certification? Are you looking to become a BPI Accredited contractor? To set the record straight, BPI Certification is for individuals, while BPI Accreditation is for companies [NOTE: Please do not confuse this with LEED where the buildings are LEED Certified and individuals are LEED Accredited].

Video Explanation: What is BPI?

Fri, 2010-03-19 18:12

Just Released! This is a great overview explaining the Building Performance Institute's (BPI) Energy Auditor Certification Program? In this video we also explain how BPI Certification can help you and how you can join America's fastest growing workforce.

How to Use a Retrotec Blower Door

Wed, 2010-02-24 17:05

I came accross these interesting videos from Retrotec on the setup and usage of their blower door equipment. For most energy auditors, the most intimidating part of the equipment is getting started. For most people, they complete their training and then wait 6-8 weeks for their official certification while also waiting for their equipment to get delivered. In that time, the class concepts and the details of the control pad and system usage get a little fuzzy.