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The Importance of Energy Efficient Buildings

Upcoming Courses 
Course Content
Learning Outcomes
Who Should Attend
Course Timings
Course Fees
In-House Training  

A full overview and agenda, need to know information, and booking instructions can be found on the individual upcoming course pages. Click on a course below to view.


Upcoming Courses  

2020 schedule will be released soon, please contact the Training Team to be put on the course demand list.

Course Content

This course will be broken down into the following sessions:

  • Construction Of Buildings
  • Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES)
  • Heating and Cooling Systems explained
  • Air and Ground Source Heat Pumps
  • Types of Lighting and controls
  • Combined Heat and Power (CHP)
  • Heat Recovery in Commercial Buildings 
  • The importance of HVAC Controls 
  • Domestic Hot Water 
  • Using Air Handling Units efficiently 
  • Incorporating Renewables into our buildings
  • Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS)
  • Maintenance and why it's important  

Learning Outcomes 

  • Be able to identify why buildings use energy
  • Understand heating and cooling systems in buildings
  • Learn how to review alternative heating and cooling systems
  • Know why heat recovery is important in efficient buildings
  • Understand why regular maintenance is important for trouble-free operation

Who Should Attend 

  • Facilities and Building Managers
  • Building Service Contractors
  • Project Managers
  • Mechanical & HVAC Engineers
  • Architects
  • Energy Assessors
  • Air Conditioning Inspectors


Course Timings 

Registration is open from 09.30 
Start Time: 10:00
Latest finish: 17:00

Course Fees 

  • Members Rate: £336 (£280 ex VAT)
  • Standard Rate: £372 (£310 ex VAT)

In-house training at your site

Training multiple staff at once provides the opportunity for your organisation to have a training package crafted to your specific needs. In-house training can help your organisation overcome challenges and fill the skills gaps in your workforce. Courses run on a minimum number of six staff*.

For an In-house quote please email the following information to

  1. Name of course
  2. Approximate number of staff
  3. Your site address  

*Minimum numbers for In-house courses outside of the UK may vary


To contact the CIBSE Training Team with a query please

Email: or call: +44 (0)20 8772 3660