Events

Aug
16
Thu
Building Operator Certification (BOC) – Level I Training Series @ East Kentucky Power Cooperative
Aug 16 all-day

Building Operator Certification (BOC) training includes nearly 74 hours of classroom and project work (7.4 CEUs) in building systems operation and maintenance. Each class in the series is completed in one day, except BOC 1001 – Energy Efficient Operation of Building HVAC Systems, which is a two day class.

To complete the series, participants must pass a test at the end of each training day and complete five assigned projects. Unless otherwise noted, training begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends by 4:00 p.m. Refreshments will be provided. Tuition must be paid prior to the first day of class. Download the series flyer.

BOC Level 1 Training Series Schedule

August 16 & 17, 2018

– Energy Efficient Operation of Building HVAC Systems

September 6, 2018

– Measuring and Benchmarking Energy Performance

September 27, 2018

– Efficient Lighting Fundamentals

October 18, 2018

– HVAC Controls Fundamentals

November 8, 2018

– Indoor Environmental Quality

November 29, 2018

– Low-Cost Operational Improvement

December 13, 2018

– Facility Electrical Systems

 

Graduates of this training series will earn a training certificate of completion. In order to earn the Certified Building Operator credential, graduates will need to register for a third-party exam.

Registration for this exam will be available throughout the duration of the training series and the exam will be scheduled individually once the training series is completed.

 

REGISTER ONLINE today! Courses fill quickly.

 


The Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center (KPPC) and the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) have collaborated to bring the Building Operator Certification (BOC) program to the Commonwealth of Kentucky through funding provided by the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet.

Aug
23
Thu
Spray Paint Efficiency Training – Afternoon Session @ Speak Easy Downtown
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm EDT – 4:00 pm EDT

Image of a paint spray gun.For all painters and shop managers!

The training in spray paint efficiency workshop will help painters and managers of any kind of paint shop save money and protect worker health.

Training applies to:

  • Collision repair shops
  • Industrial paint shops
  • Fleet management facilities

Why attend?

  • Learn how to significantly reduce paint material costs, save money, improve air quality, and meet environmental standards.
  • On average, trained painters improve transfer efficiency by 20%.
  • An average shop of 10 painters can expect a VOC reduction of 2600 lbs.
    and annual savings of $5,000 to $50,000.

Participants receive:

  • Hands on training in a virtual paint booth to improve technique
  • Understanding of NESHAP and 6H surface coating regulations
  • 5 year 6H certification

Cost is $130 per person and includes lunch at 11:30 a.m. Registration deadline is August 20, 2018.

 

Register for the Afternoon Session (noon – 4:00 p.m.)

Spanish language services are available.

 

Find out more about the Spray Paint Efficiency Training sessions.


This training event is being offered through funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) with a collaboration of P2Rx centers hosted by the Environmental Sustainability Resource Center (ESRC) and the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable (GLRPPR) and presented by the Pacific Northwest Pollution Prevention Resource Center (PPRC).

Spray Paint Efficiency Training – Evening Session @ Speak Easy Downtown
Aug 23 @ 4:30 pm EDT – 8:30 pm EDT

Image of a paint spray gun.For all painters and shop managers!

The training in spray paint efficiency workshop will help painters and managers of any kind of paint shop save money and protect worker health.

Training applies to:

  • Collision repair shops
  • Industrial paint shops
  • Fleet management facilities

Why attend?

  • Learn how to significantly reduce paint material costs, save money, improve air quality, and meet environmental standards.
  • On average, trained painters improve transfer efficiency by 20%.
  • An average shop of 10 painters can expect a VOC reduction of 2600 lbs.
    and annual savings of $5,000 to $50,000.

Participants receive:

  • Hands on training in a virtual paint booth to improve technique
  • Understanding of NESHAP and 6H surface coating regulations
  • 5 year 6H certification

Cost is $130 per person and includes dinner at 6:00 p.m. Registration deadline is August 20, 2018.

 

Register for the Evening Session (4:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EDT)

Spanish language services are available.

 

Find out more about the Spray Paint Efficiency Training sessions.


This training event is being offered through funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) with a collaboration of P2Rx centers hosted by the Environmental Sustainability Resource Center (ESRC) and the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable (GLRPPR) and presented by the Pacific Northwest Pollution Prevention Resource Center (PPRC).