Commercial/Industrial Training

Keeping up with the latest in commercial and industrial energy efficiency measures and processes is important. We host and support a variety of in-person and online training opportunities. Contact us at 208-388-5099 or training@idahopower.com to learn more.

Idaho Power Online Trainings

Webinar on Non-lighting Retrofits Changes
June 16, 17 or 23
9 to 10 a.m.
Via WebEx

Retrofit participants are invited to join us for a free webinar to learn about the non-lighting program changes. Three webinar options are available. To register for the webinar, please email your date selection to retrofit@idahopower.com by June 15. Instructions for connecting to the virtual meeting will be emailed to you.

Introduction to Unitary Air Conditioning Webinar
June 22 and 23, 2021
8 to 11 a.m.
Via WebEx
Class is free for Idaho Power customers.

Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) is used to provide a comfortable and healthy environment for people. This course begins with the science of human comfort and heat transfer as it affects HVAC sizing and efficiency. Attendees will look at several types of unitary HVAC equipment, how it works and the advantages of different configurations.

Attendees will also learn about ventilation, economizer and temperature controls, and conclude with efficiency ratings, savings checklists and practical exercises in applying these ideas on a simple building. This course is designed with facility managers in mind and provides a good foundation for the more technical advanced unitary HVAC class that follows.

CEUs are available. Learn more and register online.

Advanced Unitary Air Conditioning Webinar
July 20 and 21, 2021
8 to 11 a.m.
Via WebEx
Class is free for Idaho Power customers.

The advanced unitary air conditioning course is designed for those who have a good understanding of how air conditioning works and wish to focus on the energy efficiency aspects of the equipment. The course will address refrigerant issues followed by ventilation, air quality, economizer control and field assessment.

Attendees will learn about advances in HVAC technology for condensers, evaporators and compressors, including variable refrigerant flow. We will explore control opportunities, equipment performance and high-tech systems. We conclude by investigating the impact of maintenance efficiency, fault detection, field auditing and unit replacement economics.

CEUs are available. Learn more and register online.

Additional Online Training Opportunities

Building and Energy Codes Training
The Idaho Energy Codes Collaborative offers a variety of free building and energy codes training. Learn more and register online.

Lighting Design Lab Training
The Lighting Design Lab regularly offers a variety of online training courses.

NXT Level Lighting
Comprehensive lighting training for individuals who work in the commercial/industrial lighting retrofit market. NXT Level helps individuals to better design, sell and install advanced retrofit projects to fit their customer’s needs. Individuals and companies who apply may be eligible to earn the NXT Level designation and be listed on NXT Level’s Designation List. The online training covers lighting concepts, technologies, economics, sales techniques, codes and utility programs. Training takes 8 to 12 hours to complete and can earn you 8 CEUs.

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