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CESA 5500 - Codes and Standards

Centre for Energy Systems Applications Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

This course presents an overview of various energy policies, laws, codes, standards, and building rating systems for existing buildings including the Model National Energy Code of Canada, ASHRAE Standards 90.1, BC Energy Code, Vancouver Energy Bylaw and LEEDTM Building Rating Systems. The course also introduces energy requirements, targets, and performance measures currently mandated or suggested as best practices, as well as upcoming further reduction requirements.

Prerequisite(s)

CESA 5300

Credits

1.0

Cost

$290.08

Winter 2019

Below are three offerings of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 80862

Tue Jan 15 - Fri Feb 08 4 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 15 - Feb 08 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$290.08

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. THIS SECTION IS RESERVED FOR STUDENTS APPROVED IN THE SEMAC PROGRAM ONLY. Departmental approval needed, please contact the Program Head at BCIT_SEMAC@bcit.ca for approval. Pre-requisite is: CESA 5300 Note: **** A computer with speakers and a web camera is required for this course. Students must be logged in on Learning Hub on: Tuesdays,: January 15, 29 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm Thursday: January 24 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

CRN 80863

Tue Jan 15 - Fri Feb 08 4 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 15 - Feb 08 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$290.08

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. THIS SECTION IS RESERVED FOR STUDENTS NOT ENROLLED IN THE SEMAC PROGRAM. Departmental approval needed, please contact the Program Head at BCIT_SEMAC@bcit.ca for approval. Pre-requisite is: CESA 5300 Note: **** A computer with speakers and a web camera is required for this course. Students must be logged in on Learning Hub on: Tuesdays,: January 15, 29 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm Thursday: January 24 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

CRN 84382

Tue Jan 15 - Fri Feb 08 4 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 15 - Feb 08 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$290.08

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. THIS SECTION IS RESERVED FOR STUDENTS APPROVED FOR BCEM PROGRAM. Departmental approval needed, please contact the Program Head at BCIT_SEMAC@bcit.ca for approval. Pre-requisite is: CESA 5300 Note: **** A computer with speakers and a web camera is required for this course. Students must be logged in on Learning Hub on: Tuesdays,: January 15, 29 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm Thursday: January 24 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Identify various energy codes and efficiency standards applicable to energy operations in BC.
  • Comply with various energy conservation and reduction codes, standards and laws.
  • Outline the application of green building rating systems for existing buildings as an energy management strategy and energy performance measure.
  • Summarize BC provincial legislation concerning energy reduction and greenhouse gas emissions.
  • Outline the potential and shortcomings of existing and emerging building bylaws, and codes and standards with respect to achieving the intended short and long term objectives of energy management.

Effective as of Fall 2012

Related Programs

CESA 5500 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Building Controls & Energy Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Advanced Certificate
  2. Sustainable Energy Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Advanced Certificate

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