Introduction to Energy Efficiency

Provider Pointsbuild
Course Outcome 2 CPD points + Certificate
Study Mode Online
Duration 2 hours
Start Date Anytime – start today!
Cost $65.00
  • What you'll learn


    Study this online Introduction to Energy Efficiency short course through Pointsbuild and receive 2 CPD points to go towards your builders licence renewal.

    As a student, you will cover key legislation for builders, the National Construction Code (NCC), greenhouse gas emissions and reducing energy consumption.

    Completion of this short course will give you an understanding of the legal requirements that you must adhere to as a builder or tradesman.

  • Ideal for


    This course is aimed at licensed builders looking to undergo compulsory CPD as part of the licence renewal process.

  • Career Outcomes


    After completion of this short course, you will have 2 CPD points to put towards your builders licence. This course will also give you an understanding of energy efficiency and its benefits, as well as the key legislation and legal requirements that builders and tradesmen adhere to under the National Construction Code (NCC).

  • Course Content

    • Introduction
    • Household greenhouse gas emissions
    • Australian homes - trends
    • The National Construction Code (NCC)
    • Improving the builder fabric – reducing energy consumption
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  • Why Pointsbuild?


    Pointsbuild is Australia’s leading online course provider for the construction and building industry, offering access to a range of certified CPD courses for builders, architects, assessors and certifiers alike.

    If you’re a building professional who is short on time but you need to gain further credentials, Pointsbuild is the ideal fit for you. Courses are nationally accredited, taught by leading professionals and delivered online for your convenience.

    Pointsbuild has also partnered with peak industry bodies such as the Master Builders Association of New South Wales, the Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) and Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) to ensure you walk away with a highly practical and industry-relevant qualification.

    One of Australia’s leading continuing professional development (CPD) providers, Pointsbuild offers builders the opportunity to undertake online, compliance-based training to improve their skills.

    All builders located in NSW are required to complete 12 points of CPD activity per year before renewing their licence. Studying with Pointsbuild will allow you to achieve your CPD points whilst taking advantage of the convenience and low cost of distance education, and gaining access to a team of industry experts.