Building Performance Contractors Association

BPCA/NYS Annual Meeting
Plus Two Optional Training Sessions

April 12, 2010 -- Albany, NY

The BPCA/NYS Annual Meeting will be held on Monday, April 12, 2010 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. at the Albany Marriott at 189 Wolf Road. The purpose of the meeting is to elect 8 new BPCA/NYS Board Members and a Slate of Officers. Attendance at the meeting is free.  After the meeting, you are welcome to join us for some informal networking at a Dutch-Treat Dinner at the Marriott Restaurant.

Optional Training Sessions

Before the Annual Meeting, BPCA is offering two optional training sessions. If you would like to attend one of the Training sessions, please Pre-Register Online below so we can plan on the number of attendees for each session.

  • April 12, 2010 -- 1:00 to 3:45 p.m., prior to BPCA/NYS’s Annual Meeting
  • Cost for Session #1 or Session #2 is $25 for members, $50 for non-members
  • Sign-ins for both sessions begin at 12:30 p.m.  Please eat lunch prior to your arrival.
  • All three events will be held at the Albany Marriott, 189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY 12205

Session #1:
REMRate Advanced with Robert Kahabka

1:00 - 3:45 p.m.

BPI Recognized TrainingWho: for Certified Raters using REM/Rate Software

What: This session will focus on some of the advanced features of software modeling, including “Improvement Analysis” for proposed upgrades, comparative analysis for building where proposed upgrades have increased or reduced the square footage and volume of the conditioned space, Customer Reports, Work Scope Development, the Interpretation of selected reports to verify code compliance and accuracy of modeling details.

A REM file, to be used in this demonstration of software features, will be provided to all registered attendees. Please come early so we can download it to your computer.

Attention Raters: You MUST bring your laptop computer, with the latest version of  REM/Rate, to this session.

CEUs: BPI - 1.25 units

Session #2:
Energy Audits & IR with Gary Goodman

1:00 - 3:45 p.m.

BPI Recognized TrainingWho: Home Performance Contractors

What: If you do final inspections, training or energy assessments, this may be the next tool to consider. Contractors and crews benefit from feedback on the effectiveness of their installations. Building problems can be more easily explained visually, often resulting in sales that may otherwise slip through the cracks.

By attending this session, participants will:

  1. Understand the basics of infrared diagnostics in residential structures
  2. Find out how not to be fooled by what you think you see
  3. Recognize the value of using Infrared Thermography for building inspections and discover the benefits of using the latest infrared technologies, especially lower-cost cameras

CEUs: BPI - 1.25 units

Registration

Cost is for Training Sessions only.  There's no cost for the Annual Meeting and dinner is Dutch Treat.  Click here to see if you are a current member.

$50 - BPCA Non-Members
$25 - BPCA Members (Current members will be sent a code to use when registering.)

Pay by Check

If you plan to pay by check, use the registration link above and simply select Check as your Payment Method.  Thus, you do not need to fill in any of the credit card information.  Make check out to BPCA/NYS and send your check to:

BPCA/NYS
21 North Street
Baldwinsville, NY 13027

Payment is required, in advance.  Your registration is not complete until payment is received.


For more information about the workshop, contact: info@home-performance.org.