In-Classroom Courses


New In-Classroom Courses now available:

NCCx and EBCx courses are grouped together, so it’s easy to take both new and existing building Cx courses in the same week. Discounts apply for taking both courses.

Take the 2-day NCCx and the ACP exam together for an additional discount. Learn more

Read below for course schedules, regional locations, and registration information.


New Construction Commissioning

This course is qualified for 16 AIA/CES learning units.

Learn the commissioning process for New Construction projects through this phase by phase training. Attendees will understand the goals and benefits of commissioning, and the roles and responsibilities of stakeholders in the process. A comprehensive workbook including all the materials presented in the course, along with valuable resources such as lists of building codes, standards, guidelines, and the current BCxA Best Practices, will be yours to keep. Team exercises will emphasize your role in helping to deliver quality projects:

  • Learn how to do a design review by looking at a set of drawings and specs using a provided checklist.
  • Develop function test procedures from a set of drawings, specs and sequence of operation.
  • Describe of all the deliverables in the process for the owner including:
    • Owners Project Requirements (OPR)
    • Basis of Design (BOD)
    • The Commissioning Plan
    • The Issues Log
    • Systems Manual

This course is ideal for:

  • Anyone seeking to enter the commissioning field who has experience in the building industry.
  • Facility owners, facility maintenance organizations, property managers, architects, and other industry stakeholders interested in understanding the NCCx process.

Course Schedule & Locations:

August 19-20, 2018
Holiday Inn Express
629 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44114

September 10-11, 2018
AKF Group LLC
One Liberty Plaza
165 Broadway, 22nd floor
New York, NY 10006

November 12-13, 2018
DLR Group
225 N 24th St # 250
Phoenix, AZ 85016


Cost

BCxA Members $750 per course
Non-Members $850 per course
10% discount for registering for both NCCx and EBCx courses.

Register here for both courses – September 10-13, 2018

Register here for both courses – November 12-15, 2018


Existing Building Commissioning

This course is qualified for 16 AIA/CES learning units

The BCxA’s 2 Day Existing Building Commissioning (EBCx) course program focuses on the What, Why and How to of EBCx. Commissioning of existing buildings (sometimes referred to as Retro-Commissioning or RCx) is an effective way to gain optimal performance of the buildings systems, and improve occupant comfort. In today’s economy and culture, more and more owners are looking for ways to decrease utility and maintenance costs. Instructors will guide attendees through the each phase of the existing building commissioning process, based on BCxA Best Practices and other industry resources. You will receive a workbook that includes a glossary of terms, BCxA Existing Building Commissioning Best Practices, and templates for use in the field.

This course is ideal for:

  • Anyone seeking to enter the commissioning field who has experience in the building industry
  • Facility owners, facility maintenance organizations, property managers, architects and other industry stakeholders interested in understanding the EBCx process
  • Commissioning providers familiar with New Construction Commissioning who are interested in learning how to conduct quality EBCx.

Course Schedule & Locations:

September 12-13, 2018
AKF Group LLC
One Liberty Plaza
165 Broadway, 22nd floor
New York, NY 10006

November 14-15, 2018
DLR Group
225 N 24th St # 250
Phoenix, AZ 85016


Cost

BCxA Members $750 per course
Non-Members $850 per course
10% discount for registering for both NCCx and EBCx courses.

Register here for both courses – September 10-13, 2018

Register here for both courses – November 12-15, 2018


Building Enclosure Commissioning

This course is qualified for 5.5 AIA/CES learning units.

This seminar introduces the Building Enclosure Commissioning (BECx) process by outlining key quality-based tasks that achieve a successful building enclosure. The seminar focuses on BECx activities from predesign to occupancy and operation. Topics include: defining the building enclosure and performance requirements, developing the Owner’s Project Requirements; creating the BECx plan; critical building science and architectural issues to address in design review and specifications; construction observation; and performance verification testing. The seminar also describes how an Owner’s risk can be reduced by undertaking BECx, LEED V4 BECx requirements, and commissioning goals. The intended audience includes building owners and developers, architects, engineers, construction managers, contractors, and commissioning providers.


Course Schedule & Locations:

NEW DATE – August 28, 2018
Intertek, ATI
25791 Commercentre Drive
Lake Forest, CA 92630

August 10, 2018
Intertek, ATI
130 Derry Court
York, PA 17406

September 21, 2018 – POSTPONED
Intertek, PSI
1748 33rd Street
Orlando, FL 32839

November 8, 2018
Intertek, Commercial and Electrical
1809 10th St, Suite 400
Plano, TX 75074


Cost

BCxA Members $350 per course
Non-Members $450 per course


Refund/ Cancellation Policy

Registration refunds will be provided minus a $75.00 cancellation fee for refund requests received in writing via email to info@bcxa.org two weeks prior to the event. No refunds will be given after this date. Travel and accommodation cancellations remain the sole responsibility of the individual.