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Energy Efficiency Courses

With the ongoing commitment of the government to reduce the carbon footprint of organisations and encourage the conservation of energy, energy efficiency has become an integral part of building services design, maintenance and upgrade. CIBSE Training provides a range of courses to keep you abreast of the latest developments and provide you with the tools to implement an effective energy efficiency strategy.

Embodied carbon in MEP design: How to use CIBSE TM65

Live Online | Days: 1/2 Day | CPD hours: 4

This half-day online live training course explores the subject of CIBSE TM65 Embodied carbon of building services: a calculation methodology. The training will present how to implement the guidance from TM65 into the design process.

Energy Monitoring and Targeting

Online Core Engineering | Sessions: 4 | CPD hours: 4

This course looks at the basic principles of identifying information sources and using that data to expand the organisation’s understanding of what is happening related to the consumption of utilities and the output of the organisation.

The Importance of Energy Efficient Buildings

Live Online | Days: 1 | CPD hours: 6

This one-day course looks at why it is important for buildings to use energy efficiently. The course looks at heating and cooling systems, and how they fit into a building. Renewable systems are also covered allowing the delegate to understand how they can have a considerable impact on the buildings energy use.

Avoiding Overheating

Live Online | Days: 1/2 Day | CPD hours: 4

This half-day online live training course explores the subject of overheating, to discuss what causes this to happen and present some of the solutions that can be easily included into the design of buildings using a collaborative approach.

Energy Efficiency related Building Regulations: Part L 

Live Online | Days: 1 Day | CPD hours: 7

Changes to the Approved Documents of Part L2 of the Building Regulations.This course will give a comprehensive overview of Part L2 and introduce the changes.

Energy Surveys

Live Online | Days: 1 | CPD hours: 6

This course looks at a number of simple approaches to carry out an audit from the simple spreadsheet approach to the more detailed style employed both by the Carbon Trust and the Energy Consultancy Industry. It will enable the delegate to carry out their own audits or draw up a specification for others to carry out the task.

Low Carbon Buildings and Energy Infrastructure for Local Authorities

Live Online | Days: 1 Day | CPD hours: 7

This course gives an overview of the areas where Local Authorities have the potential to make positive interventions to reduce CO2 emissions from energy use in buildings. This course is ideal for officers and members involved in planning, development control, procurement, property services, sustainability and energy management.

Introduction to Heat Networks and Code of Practice

Live Online | Days: 1 | CPD hours: 7

This is a one day course aimed at providing an introduction to Heat Networks and the CoP for those who are involved in developing Heat Networks and those using or specifying the CoP.

Low and Zero Carbon Energy Technologies 

Live Online | Days: 1 Day | CPD hours: 7

This course provides an introduction to low and zero carbon technologies covering the technical issues, design and maintenance implications and capital and running costs that need to be considered when assessing the applicability of incorporating systems into new and existing buildings.

Need a flexible alternative to classroom learning?

CIBSE currently offer Engineering Core Modules each consisting of seven hours worth of content with quizzes to test your knowledge and additional resources that can be accessed at any time. Once completed you will receive a certificate of completion. Visit Online Learning to find out more.

Corporate Training Only Courses

Training multiple staff at once provides the opportunity for your organisation to have a training package crafted to your specific needs.
Discover the options available to suit your company. 


25 Ways to Save Energy in Your Building

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

In-house only (min 6 delegates) at your site
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This course introduces the delegate to the whole subject of energy efficiency and management. It covers the basic principles, the relevant legislation, the standard approaches and the 12 step plan for successful control of use of the utilities. It is designed for those new to the subject and those who feel that there is so much change that they need to find an effective way of getting up to date.

The New London Plan

Days: 1
CPD hours: 4

The future of energy strategies for new buildings in London 

This breakfast session will introduce the new policy proposed in the draft New London Plan for the energy performance of new buildings in London and how this might affect the design and costs of delivering compliance.


Implementing Energy Management System: ISO50001 (ESOS Compliant) with ESOS

ISO 50001 will provide organisations with management strategies to increase energy efficiency, reduce costs and improve energy performance.  The standard is intended to provide organisations with a recognised framework for integrating energy performance into their management practices.

Energy Strategy Reports

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

Writing a meaningful report involves making many decisions about what data you use and how you apply it. This practical course will review energy strategies and demonstrate how to prepare an energy strategy report.

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Corporate Offerings

Purchase training for five or more employees and you can choose from the full list of CIBSE corporate training and benefit from:

  • Having a training package crafted to your specific requirements - live training
  • Monitoring your employees’ learning performance remotely - online learning

To get a quote, simply complete the corporate quote form and a member of the Training Team will be in touch.

Face-to-face corporate training
From 2022 you will have the option to request face-to-face training when you are purchasing training for six or more employees.
Benefit from:

  • Choosing from the full list of CIBSE Training courses
  • Tailored training to fit your company’s requirements
  • Time and date flexibility

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