• [ March 13, 2015 ]
    Cedar Falls, IA

  • Training: Building Operator Certification Program


Presented by Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance

Building Operator Certification (BOC) training includes nearly 74 hours of classroom and project work (7.4 CEUs) in building systems operation and maintenance.

Each course in the series is completed in a one day training session, except BOC 1001 Energy Efficient Operation of Building HVAC Systems , which is a two day course. To become certified, participants must pass an exam 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. Seats are limited, early registration is encouraged.

Tuition Information

Tuition for the series is $1,400.00

Customers of Alliant Energy, MidAmerican Energy, Black Hills Gas and Cedar Falls Utilities are eligible for a rebate upon successful completion of the training.

Online Registration

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University of Northern Iowa

1227 W 27th St.

Cedar Falls, IA 50614


For a Printable Schedule, Click

To View a Description of Each Course, Click Here

Date Course
Friday, March 13 & 20 2015 BOC 1001 – Energy Efficient Operation of Building HVAC Systems
Friday, March 27, 2015 BOC 1002 – Measuring and Benchmarking Energy Performance
Friday, April 10, 2015 BOC 1003 – Efficient Lighting Fundamentals
Friday, April 24, 2015 BOC 1004 – HVAC Controls Fundamentals
Friday, May 8, 2015 BOC 1005 – Indoor Environmental Quality
Friday, May 22, 2015 BOC 1006 – Common Opportunities for Low-Cost Operational Improvement
Friday, June 5, 2015 BOC 1007 – Facility Electrical Systems

Cancellation Policy and Refund Information

No refunds will be provided for registrations canceled less than three business days before the start of the first class in a training series. However, employers may substitute another employee if the original registrant is unable to participate in the training series.

If a training participant is unable to attend a course in a training series for which he or she is registered, he or she may make up that course at no additional cost or penalty by attending it when it is offered during another training series.

BOC Program Sponsors


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