EmPower is offering several exciting contractor trainings in August. Two will be offered in San Luis Obispo, and one in Ventura. All contractors are welcome and any or all of the trainings.

Optimizing Residential HVAC Performance

When: Thursday, August 10th, 2017

8:00am-5:00pm

Where: SLO Builders Exchange

153 Cross Street, Suite 130

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Cost:      Sponsored by emPower, lunch provided

Contrary to popular belief, efficiency ratings are the least important aspect of residential HVAC performance. This workshop will help identify and explain the most critical factors to minimize operating costs and maximize occupant comfort: good mechanical system sizing, design, equipment selection, installation, and commissioning.

Load Calculations Using Wrightsoft

When: Friday, August 11th, 2017

8:00am-5:00pm

Where: SLO Builders Exchange

153 Cross Street, Suite 130

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Cost:      Sponsored by emPower, lunch provided

The first essential step to choosing a heating and cooling system is accurate load calculations. This workshop will lead participants through the steps required to arrive at an accurate load calculation with the Right-Suite Universal software by Wrightsoft. A laptop is required for this course.

Selling Measured Home Performance

When: Friday, August 25th, 2017

8:00am-noon

Where: County of Ventura Public Works Agency Saticoy Operations Yard

Conference Room A&B

Ventura, CA 93004

Cost:      Sponsored by emPower

Participants may enroll in one or both of these trainings. Lunch will be provided.

ENROLL NOW: www.empowersbc.org/events

For more information, contact Marisa Hanson at 805-568-3530 or mhanson@co.santa-barbara.ca.us