On-demand online trainings available anytime

Our online courses incorporate short videos, presentation recordings, activities and resources from recognized leaders in green building and real estate. Professionals can gain accreditations, continuing education credits, and a greater understanding of how high performance homes can meet or exceed energy code while also benefiting their clients. 

BUILDING INDUSTRY

Sustainable Homes Professional (SHP)

Sustainable Homes Professional (SHP)

Gain cutting edge design & building best practices that are critical to success in today's housing market. 
High Performance Home Site Visits

High Performance Home Site Visits

Take a behind-the-walls look at the features and benefits of high performance homes.
On The Level Series

On The Level Series

Hear expert builders share best practices on exterior air barriers, indoor air quality, balanced ventilation & ERVs/HRVs.
Top 10 Best Practices for Today’s Homebuilder

Top 10 Best Practices for Today’s Homebuilder

Learn the latest and greatest techniques being used to build energy efficient homes.
Building with Ducts in Conditioned Spaces

Building with Ducts in Conditioned Spaces

Analyze and apply strategies for building with ducts located inside a home's conditioned envelope. 
How to Cost Effectively Build Zero Energy Homes

How to Cost Effectively Build Zero Energy Homes

Eliminate barriers to ZE home construction and earn a 'Zero Energy Professional' designation.
'Zero Energy Professional' Accreditation Exam

'Zero Energy Professional' Accreditation Exam

Take the post-training exam and earn the 'Zero Energy Professional' accreditation.
Green Building Principles and Programs (SHP Module 1)

Green Building Principles and Programs (SHP Module 1)

Applied Building Science Fundamentals (SHP Module 2)

Applied Building Science Fundamentals (SHP Module 2)

High Performance Building Envelopes (SHP Module 3)

High Performance Building Envelopes (SHP Module 3)

Mechanical Systems & Performance Testing (SHP Module 4)

Mechanical Systems & Performance Testing (SHP Module 4)

Health, Materials, & Water (SHP Module 5)

Health, Materials, & Water (SHP Module 5)

2018 WSEC-R: Code Compliance Overview

2018 WSEC-R: Code Compliance Overview

Gain an overview of significant changes and requirements in the 2018 WA Residential Energy Code. 
2018 WSEC-R: Build Tight & Ventilate Right Options

2018 WSEC-R: Build Tight & Ventilate Right Options

Learn about air leakage and ventilation options to meet and exceed the 2018 WA Residential Energy Code and 2018 WA International Mechanical Code.
2018 WSEC-R: Balanced Ventilation with ERVs & HRVs

2018 WSEC-R: Balanced Ventilation with ERVs & HRVs

Learn about balanced ventilation and ERV/HRV options to meet and exceed the 2018 WA Residential Energy Code.

HOME ENERGY SCORE & HOME RETROFIT

Introduction to Building Science Fundamentals (Module 1)

Introduction to Building Science Fundamentals (Module 1)

Gain a deeper understanding of how building science affects the performance of existing homes.
Energy Retrofitting (Module 2)

Energy Retrofitting (Module 2)

Evaluate potential energy retrofits and use this knowledge to promote new upgrade opportunities to your customers.
Connecting the HES and Your Business to the Bigger Picture (Module 3)

Connecting the HES and Your Business to the Bigger Picture (Module 3)

Learn about opportunities for business growth and professional development while making the case for energy efficiency.
Oregon Home Energy Score - What Brokers Need to Know

Oregon Home Energy Score - What Brokers Need to Know

Learn how this voluntary home energy labeling program works throughout the State of Oregon.
Assessor Mentoring - Oregon Home Energy Score

Assessor Mentoring - Oregon Home Energy Score

Mandatory for participating assessors of the Oregon Home Energy Score program.
Assessor Orientation - Oregon Home Energy Score

Assessor Orientation - Oregon Home Energy Score

Mandatory for participating assessors of Oregon's Home Energy Score program.
Assessor Pre-Construction Designation - Home Energy Score

Assessor Pre-Construction Designation - Home Energy Score

Optional for participating assessors of Home Energy Score programs.

ACCESSORY DWELLING UNITS (ADUs)

Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Primer

Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Primer

Gain an understanding of ADU development across the U.S. and become eligible to earn the 'ADU Specialist' accreditation. 
'ADU Specialist' Accreditation Exam

'ADU Specialist' Accreditation Exam

Take the post-training exam in order to earn the 'ADU Specialist' professional accreditation.
Oregon ADU Zoning Updates: HB2001 & Portland Residential Infill Project

Oregon ADU Zoning Updates: HB2001 & Portland Residential Infill Project

Gain ADU implementation updates per OR House Bill 2001 & PDX Residential Infill Project.

REAL ESTATE

Earth Advantage Broker

Earth Advantage Broker

Become an 'EA Broker' & gain green home expertise to meet consumer demand
Anatomy of a Green Home

Anatomy of a Green Home

Communicate the benefits of green & energy efficient home features in your market.
Making Savvy Energy & Solar Upgrades

Making Savvy Energy & Solar Upgrades

Explore how energy efficiency upgrades and solar PV systems can enhance existing homes.
Top 10 Green Broker Resources

Top 10 Green Broker Resources

Bolster your recommendations by knowing the most valuable client "green" resources.
How Homebuyers Ask for Green (Without Saying the Word)

How Homebuyers Ask for Green (Without Saying the Word)

Refine your marketing approach to helping clients sell, buy or upgrade to a green home.
Millennials & Smart Homes Are Changing Real Estate

Millennials & Smart Homes Are Changing Real Estate

Learn how the largest consumer segment & smart devices are changing home expectations
Partner Training: Selling the Sun - Establishing Value for Solar Homes

Partner Training: Selling the Sun - Establishing Value for Solar Homes

In-depth training on communicating the benefits and determining market value of solar PV.
Oregon Home Energy Score - A Statewide Opportunity

Oregon Home Energy Score - A Statewide Opportunity

Learn how this voluntary home energy labeling program works throughout the State of Oregon.
City of Portland Home Energy Score - What Brokers Need to Know

City of Portland Home Energy Score - What Brokers Need to Know

Learn how this mandatory program works and how to leverage it to best serve your clients.

APPRAISAL

Appraising Green Homes: Construction Methods & Trends

Appraising Green Homes: Construction Methods & Trends

Learn the differences between energy efficient, green, and code-built homes.
Appraising Green Homes: Valuation Techniques & Applications

Appraising Green Homes: Valuation Techniques & Applications

 Learn to apply different valluation approaches in order to produce well-supported appraisals.

Energy Matters: New Training for Commercial Building Valuation

Energy Matters: New Training for Commercial Building Valuation

Competently evaluate the role energy & building performance play in the appraisal process.