Residential Energy Auditing Certificate
Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences Division, Room T302, (847) 543-2044
The Residential Energy Audit Certificate prepares students to specialize in the energy audit and insulation of residential buildings, while preparing students for employment as energy auditors. It also prepares students to sit for the Residential Energy Services Network’s (RESNET®) exam. Coursework provides an introduction to the energy audit and building insulation industry and emphasizes hands-on blower door inspections, soldering and brazing, safety, and mechanical and electrical troubleshooting. Students learn to use refrigerants, gauges, and electrical test equipment in a residential and commercial building setting.
Note: Students are required to provide their own basic tools.
^ CLC 120 is an institutional requirement for graduation.
For more information on recommended courses or program specific advising, contact the Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences division at (847) 543-2044.