This course describes the physical principles and terminology used to measure heat loss and gain, the thermal characteristics of windows, rating and labeling standards for product evaluation and building code requirements relating to windows.
When you complete this course you will be able to:
1. Energy terminology and principles of heat transfer
National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) and window labels
ENERGY STAR® product ratings from the U.S. DOE and EPA
Energy Codes requirements for windows under the International Residential Code (IRC) and the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)