||3 Modules||3-5 Hours|
Healthy Indoor Environment (HIE1) covers the fundamentals of indoor air quality, healthy housing materials, and ventilation needs to ensure the home’s occupants are healthy and comfortable
Healthy Indoor Environment (HIE1) covers the fundamentals of indoor air quality, healthy housing materials, and ventilation needs to ensure the home’s occupants are healthy and comfortable. Most North Americans spend upwards of 90 percent of their time indoors -- choices made during construction and renovation can impact their quality of life. You will learn how to identify, remedy, and avoid pollutants.
Anyone in the home renovation or new construction industry can benefit from BHE’s online training. Busy people need easy access to CEUs. Learn in bite-size pieces!
This course takes 3-5 hours (including review time and quizzes)
This course has 3 modules. Each module has a quiz at the end.
- You need at least a 70% in each quiz to proceed to the next module (no limit on attempts)
- There is no final exam on this course
Like all BHE courses, you have access for 12 months
The course is best viewed on a laptop or desktop. It works on tablets, but it’s really hard to see all the detail on a phone!
Sales within Canada are subject to GST/HST
Download course outline
Module 1: Indoor Air Quality
Module 2: Healthy Housing
- Combustion Spillage
Module 3: Ventilation Requirements
- Why Ventilate?
- F-326 Standard
After completing this course you will be able to:
Describe the factors that impact indoor air quality (IAQ)
Explain methods of evaluating and controlling IAQ
Describe healthy construction assembly and finish materials
Explain the causes, signs and risks of combustion spillage
Describe radon testing and acceptable mitigation methods
Explain the need for mechanical ventilation in new houses
Distinguish between types of mechanical ventilation systems
Completing this course qualifies you for:
BC Housing: 5 CPDs
BPI: 5 CECs
NAHB: 1 CEC for CAPS, CGA, CGB, CGR, GMB, GMR