Workforce Development

B.P.I. Building Analyst Professional Training

The Alabama Center for Clean Energy Technologies at Calhoun Community College has developed non-credit training in Building Analyst (BPI BA) Professional Training.  This training covers the basics of building science, diagnostic equipment usage, proper improvement techniques, and health and safety protocols. Instruction will include classroom, hands-on demonstration, and in-field practice. Students will learn to use the blower door, duct leakage tester, and combustion safety test equipment. Course instruction will equip students to challenge the BPI computer and field exams. Material covered will go beyond what is required for the exams to prepare students to ascend the energy efficiency career ladder.

Major Categories:

  • Basics of Building Science
  • Safety Basics
  • How to use Blower Door testers
  • How to use Duct Blaster equipment
  • Combustion safety testing equipment
  • How to make improvements to the building
  • Testing for BPI BA national certification

Date:       Check our Website for next class dates



• Southface from Atlanta will provide two experienced and certified BPI Building Analyst instructors

For more information, contact Brent Jacobs at 256-306-2664 or email