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Nevada COMMERCIAL 2015 Energy Code (IECC) Training - Elko

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Elko, NV 89801

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"2015 IECC code Training in Preparation for the State of Nevada Adopting the 2015 IECC”

Commercial IECC Code focus - June 13, 100pm - 500pm

Energy Code Training

The Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy in partnership with Southwest Gas, NV Energy, and Southwest Energy Efficiency Project will be providing a day of training on the 2015 IECC to educate and inform the building industry on the differences between the current state code, the 2012 IECC, and the 2015 version of the energy code.

Benefits to attending include:

  • Learning the differences between the 2012 and 2015 IECC
  • Understanding the benefits of building to the energy code
  • Insight into inspection and plan review points
  • What’s required on the plans for the energy code both residential and commercial
  • Participating with a mix of the building industry and opportunity to learn from each industry
  • Provides subcontractors an idea of changes in construction and installation practices in the 2015 IECC

Trainer – Eric Makela with Cadmus Group Inc will provide the training

Eric Makela, Senior Associate, is the team lead for the Codes and Standards team at Cadmus Group. Eric’s building energy codes expertise spans 30 years, numerous states, and countries as diverse as Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Fiji, and India. Makela served on the ICC IECC Code Development Committee for four cycles, and now represents the Northwest Energy Codes Group in developing IECC code change proposals. In addition, he represented DOE on a team that developed a commercial code change proposal for the IECC that resulted in a 25% increase in efficiency over earlier codes. As a partner in Britt/Makela Group, Eric oversaw commercial and residential energy code compliance studies for 4 states and 4 large cities. Makela served as a senior member of the U.S. DOE Building Energy Codes Program where his focus was on outreach and education to states and national stakeholders including the International Code Council, Building Code Assistance Project and the Regional Energy Efficiency Organizations. Over his career Makela has trained in over 20 states to the building, design and enforcement industry in a variety of venues. Makela was a recipient of the 2009 Jeffrey A. Johnson Award and the 2008 Canyon County Habitat for Humanity Volunteer of the Year.

Space is limited to 20 attendees!

Please Register by June 9th

For further information contact Robin Isaacs at risaacs@energy.nv.gov.

Note: If you plan to attend the other half of the day or the next day, you will need to register for the other session separately. It will take less than one minute to register at these links for the other session.

Other training days and times:

Elko, June 13, 2017, 8:00 am, Elko, Residential Provisions of the 2015 IECC
Elko, June 13, 2017, 1:00 pm, Commercial Provisions of the 2015 IECC
Las Vegas, June 22, 2017, 8:00 am, Residential Provisions of the 2015 IECC
Las Vegas, June 22, 2017, 1:00 pm, Commercial Provisions of the 2015 IECC
Las Vegas, June 23, 2017, 8:00 am, Commercial Provisions of the 2015 IECC
Las Vegas, June 23, 2017, 1:00 pm, Residential Provisions of the 2015 IECC
Reno, June 27, 2017, 8:00 am, Commercial Provisions of the 2015 IECC
Reno, June 27, 2017, 1:00 pm, Residential Provisions of the 2015 IECC



FAQs

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Free parking is available at Southwest Gas Corporation.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact Robin Isaacs, risaacs@energy.nv.gov, with any questions.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes. The goal is to educate as many building industry professionals as possible on the changes in the 2015 IECC.

What is the process to cancel my registration, if needed?

Contact Tpolikalas@swenergy.org if you need to cancel your registration and you do not have another person to attend in your place. Note there is limited seating and we appreciate being able to make the seat available to someone on the wait list.

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