The Montana Weatherization Training Center is located in beautiful Bozeman, Montana. We've provided training and technical assistance to the housing industry since 1991.
We deliver courses to field technicians, business owners, and program managers on topics that include energy efficiency, renewable energy, and health and safety. The Center includes fully-equipped classrooms, training labs, and field-testing facilities that allow us to deliver courses across a range of knowledge domains. We focus on hands-on training whenever possible, following a clear mission to support and improve the day-to-day performance of installers and technicians in the field.
The Training Center is an approved Test Center for the Building Performance Institute (BPI). We provide online examinations for all BPI certifications, and can proctor field examinations for the Energy Auditor and Building Analyst certifications.
The Training Center's Energy Auditor, Quality Control Inspector, Retrofit Installer Technician, and Crew Leader courses are accredited by the InterstateRenewable Energy Council (IREC).
Upcoming Course Schedule
Click on the course title to be taken to the info and registration page. Please note: All courses are in-person at our Training Center in Bozeman unless marked otherwise.
Energy Auditor: December 4-7
EPA Renovation Repair, and Painting - Refresher: December 13
EPA Renovation Repair, and Painting - Initial: December 14
VIRTUAL Weatherization Crew Leader/Advanced Crew Member: December 18-20
Advanced Combustion Testing: December 20-22
Quality Control Inspector: January 9-11
Retrofit Installer Technician: Building Shell: January 15-18
Weatherization for Montana WAP Administrators: January 23-24 (for Montana WAP Personnel Only)
Mobile Home Weatherization (Classroom and Lab Edition): January 29-30
Electrical Principles, Equipment Grounding, and Jobsite Safety: January 31 Instruction by Mitch Hegman!
Troubleshooting Equipment with Modern Multimeters: February 1 Instruction by Mitch Hegman!
Retrofit Installer Technician: Mechanical Systems: February 5-8
Basic Furnace: February 26-29
OSHA 10: March 13-14
Energy Auditor: March 18-21
Weatherization Crew Leader/Advanced Crew Member: March 26-28
Certified Residential Thermographer: April 2-3 Instruction by Monroe Infrared!
Quality Control Inspector: April 16-18
Retrofit Installer Technician: Building Shell: April 22-25
Advanced Furnace: May 6-9
Intro to Heat Pumps and Solar Panels: May 29 NEW! (Registration link coming soon)
Healthy Housing Principles: June 3-5
Energy Auditor: June 10-13
Live Educational Events
Upcoming WxLive Webinars
Information on future topics will be posted here and our WxLive page linked below.
We have produced several educational webinars starting in 2020 to the present covering a spectrum of topics. These videos are available at your convience on our WxLive page! Watch the videos and then take the adjoining quizzes to earn BPI CE credits.
Class descriptions and registration information in the calendar below:
Click on classes in the calendar for class descriptions and registration information