FREE Webinar: Mechanical System Solutions April 8 @ 9-11am PST

Upcoming Webinar Series

BC building codes are evolving, and we want you know how to benefit.

April through June, Community Energy Association will be offering multiple sessions of the following   FREE   webinars for builders, designers, HVAC professionals and more. All dates are now listed at   and registration is open  for the first sessions. Session recordings are also able on the BAL website (the first Working with an energy advisor recording is there now).

FREE Webinar:

Mechanical System Solutions

April 8 @ 9-11am PST

A visual tour of what mechanical systems will look like along the progression to the Upper Steps of the Energy Step Code. This session will examine the current industry challenges and solutions to help ensure that new homes have mechanical systems that are appropriate, right-sized, and deliver effective ventilation, heating, cooling, and occupant health and comfort.

Approved by BOABC for 2.0 CPD points

Participants must pre-register here.

• Alex Hebert, ZEBLC Manager, P Eng, MBA, Energy Step Code Trainer
• Rob Pope, BCIT Instructor, Senior Consultant – Enlighten Energy Services Consulting and Home Performance Design

9:00-9:20 CEA Introduction to the BC Energy Step Code
9:20-10:55 BCIT Filmed live from ZEBLC’s High Performance Building Lab, expert instructors will give you a visual tour of:

  • What to know about current practice of design and installation of mechanical systems – areas of concern
  • BC Energy Step Code requirements for mechanical system performance
  • What to expect with respect to mechanical systems at Lower and Upper Steps
  • Smaller and more efficient mechanical systems for airtight buildings – What should a builder be aware of and do to get things right?
  • Achieving MEUI vs. a good design and installation – What does this mean for a builder and trades?
  • Q&A: Ask the Expert

10:55 – 11:00 CEA feedback poll & closing remarks

Future Dates:
May 6: 9-11am PST
June 3: 9-11am PST