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Apply principles of energy efficient design to buildings

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Introduction to Energy Efficient Design Course
Sustainability in the Building Industry
National Code of Practice for Induction Training
Introduction to Energy Efficient Design
Energy and Buildings
Energy and Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Building Sustainability Rating tools
Energy Efficiency and the Building Code of Australia
Best Practice or Business as Usual?
Understanding Building Science Principles
Steps of the energy efficient design and construction pyramid
Identify the significance of the macro and micro climates in the construction process
NCC and Climate Zones
Zero Energy Buildings
Embodied Energy in the Built Environment
Climate and House Design
Solar passive design II
Legislative and planning requirements for thermal efficiency to the building process
Macro and Micro Climates
Practical Tasks
NCC Requirements for thermal efficiency
Engaging Your Client in the Design Process
ACTIVITY: Investigating State Energy Efficiency Building Requirements
Designing for Your Climate Zone
Assess design criteria for energy efficient construction
Solar passive design I
Operational Energy
Passive Solar Heating
Passive Cooling - Ventilation Design
Thermal Mass
Glazing and Thermal Performance
Types of Insulation
Insulation for Energy Efficiency
Slab Edge Insulation
Vapour Barriers
Phase Change Material
Occupant Thermal comfort
Condensation in Buildings
Practical Tasks
Investigating the Building's Orientation
PROJECT: Identify Shading Solutions for Passive Solar Floor plan
Assess building designs
The role of a building surveyor
Establishing zones in the building plan
Calculating R-Values
ACTIVITY: Quantify different insulation options for the building envelope
Sealing the Building Envelope
Thermal Bridging
Structural Insulated Panel System (SIPS)
Heat Recovery & Energy Recovery Ventilation (HRV & ERV)
Heat-reflective Coatings
Renewable energy :Solar Hot Water Systems
In floor (in slab) heating systems
CASE STUDY: Lumen Studio
Practical Task
Assessing a Building Design
Activity 1. Prepare a concept design for an energy efficient building design project
Identify that energy consumption practices are incorporated into design briefs
Home Heating
Home Cooling
Shower-head restriction fittings
HVAC system and controls
Electrical Lighting
Energy Efficient Lighting
Stand-by Power
Appliance energy efficiency
Energy Efficient Appliances
Cost effective energy efficiency measures
Practical Tasks
Activity 2. Create a materials board
Activity 3. Prepare an energy efficiency design report
Communicating with the Builder
Getting in a Building Energy Assessor
ACTIVITY: Electricity Audit Scenario
ACTIVITY: Interpreting Energy Efficiency Readings
ACTIVITY: Marketing Energy Efficiency
Learner Feedback
Trainer Guide
Trainer Sign-Off - Assessment and Tasks Complete
CPCCSV5013A Trainer Guide

Example Resources

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