On February 26, 2012 the 2012 RESNET Building Performance Conference will offer an one day Energy Smart Contractor Training. Topics Covered Include: Basics of heat transfer concepts and air distribution leakage The energy consequences of common construction practices Basic Combustion Appliance concerns Basics of envelope and duct leakage, air sealing and insulation Understanding of thermal boundaries The House as a System – Basics of measure interaction, expected life and bundling for optimal performance RESNET retrofit work scope requirements and recommendations Benefits of the Course: At the end of the course, students will be ready for the RESNET Qualified Contractors Exam and be qualified to include optimal home performance measures in their existing contracting business. The training will be offered by Dallas Jones, Green Training USA. There is a registration fee for this pre-conference training. To register click on 2012 RESNET Conference Energy Smart Contractor Training The 2012 RESNET Building Performance Conference is a not-to-miss event.