Continuing Education  

Welcome to the WBDG continuing education section. The courses featured offer an introduction to Whole Building Design concepts as well as more specific applications for design objectives, building types, and operations and maintenance. Distance education is an effective and convenient way for architecture, engineering, building design, and facility management professionals to gain valuable knowledge about Whole Building Design while earning continuing education credits.

Course Catalog

Below is a catalog of available courses. Click the 'Title' heading to sort by ascending or descending order. In addition, narrow the list by selecting a sponsor or topic category from the drop-downs and clicking 'Apply'.

COURSE
CREDIT
KEY
AIA AIA Learning Units (LUs)
GBCI USGBC GBCI Continuing Education Hours (CEs)
IACET FEMP IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
PDH Professional Development Hours
ICC ICC Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
Titlesort descending Sponsor Duration
Accessing Onboard Server Sensors for Energy Efficiency in Data Centers FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Achieving Sustainable Site Design Through Low Impact Development Practices WBDG 1.5 Hours AIA GBCI
Adopting LED Technology: What Federal Facility Managers Need to Know FEMP 1 Hour
Advanced Energy Storage Systems FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Advanced Exterior Lighting Systems FEMP 2 Hours AIA IACET
Advanced HVAC in High-Tech Buildings - Data Centers FEMP 1.5 Hours AIA IACET
Advanced HVAC Technologies FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Advanced Interior Lighting Systems FEMP 2 Hours AIA IACET
Advanced Lighting Systems: An Overview FEMP 1.5 Hours AIA IACET
Advanced Measurement & Verification for ESPC FEMP 2.5 Hours IACET
Alternative Fuel Vehicle Acquisition Screening and Analysis FEMP 2 Hours IACET
Alternative Water and Strategic Planning FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
An Integrated Approach to HVAC Design and Performance WBDG 1 Hour AIA
Aquifer Thermal Energy Storage (ATES) DOD 1.5 Hours AIA PDH
Barriers to Data Center Energy Efficiency: The Roles of Organizational Behavior, Psychology, and Economics FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Benefits of Hybrid Energy Systems for Resilience FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Best Practices for Comprehensive Water Management for Federal Facilities FEMP 4.5 Hours AIA GBCI IACET
Better Benchmarking for Lab Buildings FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Borehole Thermal Energy Storage Systems (BTES) DOD 1.5 Hours AIA PDH
Building Resilience Considerations and Strategies WBDG 1.5 Hours AIA ICC PDH
Building Science Basics WBDG 2 Hours AIA
Cathodic Protection Basics DOD 1 Hour PDH
Coating Fundamentals DOD 1 Hour PDH
Combined Heat and Power in Energy Savings Performance Contracts FEMP 1 Hour
Combined Heat and Power: An Integrated Approach to Energy Resources FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Commissioning and TAB of Geothermal Heat Pump Systems DOD 1.5 Hours AIA PDH
Commissioning for Existing Federal Buildings FEMP 4.5 Hours AIA GBCI IACET
Contracting for Efficiency: In-Depth Training for Contracting Officers FEMP 2 Hours AIA GBCI IACET
Core Principles of Sustainable Fleet Management FEMP 2 Hours IACET
Corrosion Fundamentals DOD 1 Hour PDH
Corrosion Prevention and Control of Utilities and Buried Structures DOD 1 Hour PDH
Corrosion Prevention of Waterfront and Coastal Structures DOD 1 Hour PDH
Cybersecurity Basics for Energy Managers FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Data Center Energy Efficiency: Air Management FEMP 2 Hours AIA IACET
Data Center Energy Efficiency: Cooling Systems FEMP 2 Hours AIA IACET
Data Center Energy Efficiency: Electrical Systems FEMP 1 Hour AIA IACET
Data Center Energy Efficiency: Environmental Conditions FEMP 1 Hour AIA IACET
Data Center Energy Efficiency: IT Equipment and Software Efficiency FEMP 1 Hour AIA IACET
Data Center Toolkit Webinar Series: A Suite of Energy Assessment Tools FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Daylighting Principles and Strategies for Sustainable Design WBDG 1.5 Hours AIA GBCI
Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures Using the 2015 NEHRP Recommended Seismic Provisions NIBS 1 Hour AIA ICC PDH
Design of Seismic Force-Resisting Systems in Steel-Framed Buildings NIBS 1 Hour AIA ICC PDH
Design of Seismic Force-Resisting Systems in Wood Light-Frame Buildings NIBS 1 Hour AIA ICC PDH
Design-Build Processes NAVFAC 1 Hour PDH
Designing and Managing Data Centers for Resilience: Demand Response and Microgrids FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Developing and Prioritizing Resilience Solutions within the Technical Resilience Navigator FEMP 2.5 Hours IACET
Effective Implementation of ASHRAE 90.1 2013 Requirements FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Electric Vehicle Charging for Employee Vehicles and Agency Fleets FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Energy Efficiency Expert Evaluations FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Energy Management Basic Training - Tools and Resources for Results FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Energy Modeling FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Energy Performance Contracting: Tools for Success FEMP 1 Hour
Energy Savings Performance Contracts: Five Phases to Success! FEMP 3.5 Hours IACET
Energy Savings Performance Contracts: Quality Assurance Over the Life of the Contract FEMP 1 Hour
Energy Storage: Perspectives and Case Studies FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Energy-Efficient Product Procurement FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
ePB for UESC: Enhancing Project Comprehension and Transparency with eProject Builder FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
ESPC Comprehensive Training FEMP 10.5 Hours IACET
ESPC Comprehensive Training: Part 1 FEMP 3.5 Hours IACET
ESPC Comprehensive Training: Part 2 FEMP 3.5 Hours IACET
ESPC Comprehensive Training: Part 3 FEMP 3.5 Hours IACET
ESPC ESA Webinar Series: DOE ESPC ENABLE with an ESA FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
ESPC ESA Webinar Series: ESPC IDIQ Contract Vehicle Overview FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
ESPC ESA Webinar Series: Overview and Requirements FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
ESPC ESA Webinar Series: Photovoltaic Project Considerations FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
ESPC ESA Webinar Series: Site-Specific Stand-Alone Contract Vehicle Overview FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
EV Champion Training 1: EV Technology and Financial Considerations FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
EV Champion Training 1: EV Technology and Financial Considerations FEMP 2 Hours IACET
EV Champion Training 2: EVSE Power and Installation Requirements FEMP 1 Hour IACET
EV Champion Training 2: EVSE Power and Installation Requirements FEMP 2 Hours IACET
EV Champion Training 3: EV Site Assessments FEMP 2 Hours IACET
EV Champion Training 3: Performing EV Site Assessments FEMP 2.25 Hours IACET
EV Champion Training 4: Advanced EV Site Assessments and Operations FEMP 2 Hours IACET
EV Champion Training 4: Advanced Fleet Electrification FEMP 2 Hours IACET
Evaluating Your Utility Rate Options FEMP 1 Hour IACET
Federal Fleet Sustainability Statutory Requirements FEMP 2 Hours IACET
Federal On-Site Renewable Power Purchase Agreements FEMP 2.5 Hours AIA IACET
FEMP Cybersecurity Training Game - Asteroids FEMP 1 Hour IACET
FEMP Cybersecurity Training Game - Berzerk FEMP 1 Hour IACET
FEMP Cybersecurity Training Game - Centipede FEMP 2 Hours IACET
FEMP Healthy Building Tool Overview FEMP 1 Hour IACET
Financing for UESCs: Ensuring the Best Value for the Government FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Fuel Cells: Advanced Distributed Generation WBDG 1 Hour AIA
Fundamentals of Underground Thermal Energy Storage (UTES) Systems DOD 1.5 Hours AIA PDH
Goal-Based Contracting for Energy Efficient Buildings FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
High-Efficiency Parking Lighting for Federal Agencies FEMP .75 Hour
High-Efficiency Parking Lighting Strategies for Federal Agencies FEMP .75 Hour
Hydrogen Fuel Cells and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEV): Emerging Applications and Safety Management FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Indoor Environmental Quality for Energy and Productivity FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Indoor Environmental Quality, Building Health, and Comfort FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Introduction to Battery Energy Storage FEMP 1 Hour IACET
Introduction to Design-Build NAVFAC 1 Hour PDH
Just-in-Time ESPC Webinars Session 1: Managing Your Investment-Grade Audit FEMP 1 Hour IACET
Just-in-Time ESPC Webinars Session 2: The Critical Path to Success FEMP 1.25 Hours IACET
Just-in-Time ESPC Webinars Session 3: Crossing the Finish Line to Award FEMP 1 Hour IACET
Just-in-Time ESPC Webinars Session 4: ESPC Implementation/Construction Period - Not Your Conventional Design, Build FEMP 2.5 Hours IACET
Just-in-Time ESPC Webinars Session 5: Ensuring ESPC Project Performance after Acceptance FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Labs, Data Centers, and High-Tech Facilities FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Leveraging Utility Partnerships for Fleet Electrification FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Making the Business Case for Resilience Projects FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Managing Building Heat Flows WBDG 2 Hours AIA
Managing Moisture in Building Enclosures WBDG 2 Hours AIA
Managing Water Assessment in Federal Facilities FEMP 3.5 Hours AIA GBCI IACET
Mechanical Insulation Education & Awareness NIA 2 Hours AIA GBCI ICC PDH
Monitoring-Based Commissioning in Performance Contracting FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
New Cybersecurity Self-Assessment Tools to Protect Federal Facilities FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
New Developments in Federal Building Energy Efficiency Standards FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
New Site Specific Ground Motion Requirements of ASCE 7-16 NIBS 1 Hour AIA ICC PDH
O&M Best Practices for Small-Scale PV Systems FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Operations and Maintenance for Optimal Photovoltaic System Performance FEMP 5 Hours AIA GBCI IACET
Operations, Maintenance, and Commissioning FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Optimizing Operations and Maintenance (O&M) WBDG 1.5 Hours AIA
Planning for Secure Buildings WBDG 1.5 Hours AIA
Planning, Procuring, and Managing Solar PV Systems for Long-term Performance: End of Performance Period FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Planning, Procuring, and Managing Solar PV Systems for Long-term Performance: Operations & Maintenance FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Planning, Procuring, and Managing Solar PV Systems for Long-term Performance: Preventing & Recovering from Damage FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Planning, Procuring, and Managing Solar PV Systems for Long-term Performance: Solar PV Acquisition FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Plug-In Electric Vehicle Overview for Drivers FEMP .50 Hour
Principles and Goals of Accessible Design WBDG 1 Hour AIA
Project Facilitator Fundamentals FEMP 4 Hours IACET
Re-Thinking Operations & Maintenance for High Performance Buildings FEMP 1.5 Hours IACET
Realizing the Potential of Under-Utilized ECMs in ESPCs FEMP 3.5 Hours AIA IACET
Renewable Energy On-site Project Implementation Process FEMP 4 Hours AIA GBCI IACET
Renewable Energy Technology Applications - Biomass Technologies FEMP 1 Hour AIA IACET
Seismic Design Basics WBDG 1 Hour AIA

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