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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  


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