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Building Efficiency TAC

Three-day training course: Large Building Airtightness Testing

September 29, 2020

New session starting November 2020

What you will learn:

  • Differences between residential and commercial tests
  • Building science and driving forces of air leakage
  • Testing standards and code requirements
  • Test considerations and planning
  • Required materials and equipment
  • First-hand experience with setup and use of blower door equipment
  • Trouble-shooting common problems encountered during testing


This workshop concludes with a full live test at the Centre for Applied Research in Sustainable Infrastructure (CARSI) at Red River College, which will incorporate diagnostic tools and data analysis.

Course date and cost

Dates: November 18, 19, 20, 2020

Times: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (will end at 2 p.m. on the last day to allow time for travel)

Cost: $1,495 + GST

Location: Red River College, 2055 Notre Dame Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada


To register, email Alexis Epp:


Learn from instructors whose experience ranges from applied research-related to energy efficiency, field observation, commercial and residential airtightness testing, commissioning, education, training and more.

Additional course information:

Cory Carson
204.631.3325 |

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Please note: additional information regarding COVID-19 protocols will be communicated to you prior to the training session.