Agenda

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Please log into the webinar 15 – 30 minutes before start time.

Wednesday, March 9, 2022
11:00 am – 2:15 pm CST (incl. a 15-min break)
Thursday, March 10, 2022
11:00 am – 2:15 pm CST (incl. a 15-min break)

 

Presented by:
Sean Armstrong

Agenda Day One
Building Electrification: Purpose and Principles
Climate impact of construction
Measuring the carbon footprint of a new building:
• Materials, construction and operation
Decarbonizing new and existing buildings
Electrification basics

Sample Codes and Standards That Promote Electrification
Treatment of electrification in standardized building codes
Local codes and incentives that promote electrification
Electrifying construction with and without codes and incentives

Electrifying Buildings, Part 1
Avoiding panel and electric service upgrades
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning
Domestic hot water
Energy management systems and electric vehicle charging

 

Agenda Day Two
Electrifying Buildings, Part 2
Electric kitchens
Electric clothes dryers
Electric fireplaces and grills
Electric pools and hot tubs
Electric landscape features

Case Studies of Electrified Buildings
Single-family residences
Multifamily housing

 

 Webinar Instructions

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Certificates of completion can be downloaded in PDF form upon passing a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be sent to each qualifying attendee immediately after the webinar. The certificate can be downloaded from the Results page of the quiz upon scoring 80% or higher.

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Credits

Professional Engineers:
6.0 PDHs

Architects:
6.0 HSW CE Hours

AIA:     (AIA credits only available for attending live Webinar)
6.0 LU|HSW

International Code Council:
.6 CEUs (Electrical)

 

Continuing Education Credit Information
Designing and Constructing All-Electric Buildings
This webinar offers 6.0 PDHs to professional engineers and 6.0 HSW continuing education hours to architects licensed in all states.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida (Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700) and North Carolina (S-0130). HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2). Other states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses.

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 6.0 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the AIA/CES.

The International Code Council has approved this event for .6 CEUs in the specialty area of Electrical (Preferred Provider No. 1232).

Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event, respond to prompts and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple attempts allowed).

Speakers

Sean Armstrong

Sean Armstrong is the managing principal of Redwood Energy and has worked for 25 years in building electrification. Mr. Armstrong has designed the retrofit and new construction of more than 10,000 of all-electric residences for disadvantaged populations. He has co-authored five practical guides to building electrification, provided legal and technical support to dozens of gas bans nation-wide, and helped develop the 2016/2019/2022 and 2025 Title 24 California Energy Codes. Mr. Armstrong has received sustainable design awards from the United Nations, the U.S. Department of Energy and the SoCal Building Industry Association.

AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES (cesupport@aia.org or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: Designing and Constructing All-Electric Buildings

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course examines the purposes and principles of building electrification for the purpose of decarbonizing new and existing buildings. Topics include electrification basics, measuring a building’s carbon footprint, codes and standards that promote electrification, design considerations, and case studies of electrified buildings.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to define building electrification and explain why it is critical at this time.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to discuss, reference and comply with building codes and standards that promote the electrification of buildings.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to explore strategies to electrify existing buildings without needing to upgrade electrical panels and services.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to handle design considerations for electric kitchens, appliances, fireplaces, landscape features, and electric vehicle charging.

LUs: 6.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with electrical principles

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 01/10/2025

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to tcase@halfmoonseminars.org or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.