National Grid Residential Contractor Trainings for Rhode Island
Sign up for courses using the form below. You may choose from the following courses:
Available to Office Staff:
- BPI Building Science Principles (12 BPI CEU)
This online course covers all the basics of building science as well as the business perspective to help you succeed in the home performance industry.
Available to Field Staff:
(You may choose two (2) courses from the options below)
All courses are online only. Courses marked with an asterisk (*) offer OPTIONAL certification which requires exams and may require field training, for which additional fees apply.
- *BPI Building Analyst (8 BPI CEU)
Learn how to perform a comprehensive energy audit and provide recommendations to save energy, improve comfort and increase a home's safety and durability.
- *BPI Building Envelope (7 BPI CEU)
Learn how to resolve problems related to the building shell, such as moisture, ice dams, mildew and drafts.
- *BPI Infiltration and Duct Leakage (4 BPI CEU)
Learn the principles of air movement and causes of air leaks, how ventilation relates to overall air leakage in a home, and ventilation system requirements.
- OSHA Attics and Crawl Spaces (4 BPI CEU)
This course reviews OSHA's standard for construction work in confined spaces (Subpart AA of 29 CFR 1926) in an engaging multimedia presentation.
- ResCaz 3D Combustion Appliance Safety Simulation (10 BPI CEU)
Master combustion appliance safety with an immersive, life-like training simulation. Just like playing a video game!
PLEASE NOTE: The first 300 students will be eligible for a $50 stipend from the Building Performance Association (BPA) upon course completion. Students’ contact information will be shared with BPA for the purpose of administering this stipend.