E106-02 NRCan CEA Foundation Level Exam Preparation Training

Trainer: Jack Zhou

The Foundation Level exam assesses foundational competencies such as numeracy, low-rise housing construction and renovation, building envelope, heating, ventilation and air conditioning, building science principles and the house-as-a-system concept.” Quote from NRCan

The main objective of this course is to increase the chance of the participants in passing the EnerGuide Rating System Foundation Level Exam (V15). With over 200 learning objectives in this course, it provides a solid knowledge foundation for participants who will also be challenging the EnerGuide Rating System Energy Advisor Exam. This exam consists 150 multiple choice questions with a passing mark of 75% or higher. Participants have a maximum of 3 hours to complete the exam in a recognized exam centre approved by NRCan.

Course Outline:

• Numeracy (Day 1)
• Construction & Renovation of Low-Rise Housing (Day 1)
• Safety Considerations (Day 1)
• Building Envelope (Day 2)
• Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (Day 2/3)
• Building Science Principles & the House-as-a-System Concept (Day 3)

**IMPORTANT! This course is run in 3 sessions:

• 9:00AM-5:00PM on Tuesday
• 9:00AM-5:00PM on Wednesday
• 9:00AM-5:00PM on Thursday


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Who Should Attend:

• Current CEA looking for re-certification.
• People with building science training looking for a promising career path.


If you are employed, your employer could receive a grant to cover up to 5/6 of the costs of your training. Please call 416-855-2680 or email rachel@rwinstitute.ca for details.

Please arrive before 9:00 am at our Training Centre:

Resilient World Institute Training Centre
5 Shields Court Unit 108
Markham, ON   L3R 0G3

You will be provided with all course materials (a binder) at the beginning of the training session

Full day training includes lunch and refreshments as well as free parking

Please contact us if you wish to change the name of the person on your registration, update your registration information, notify us about any dietary restrictions or other needs if you didn’t so when you registered: 416-855-2680 or training@rwinstitute.ca

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