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.

BPI Test Center LogoThe 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.

 

 

IREC Accredited Provider The Training Center is accredited by the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC).

 

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) INFORMATION

In the interest of keep ourselves and students safe in the classroom and lab spaces, we'll be engaging in social distancing and masks are currently recommended while moving about the classroom and lab spaces. Masks, gloves, and hand sanitizer are available for students. We'll also be cleaning and sanitizing tools and work spaces often. Our staff has been fully vaccinated and we will engage in every protective measure available to assure that these events are as safe as possible.

COVID-19 Resources for Weatherization Crews

 

2023 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. 

February

Retrofit Installer Technician- Mechanical Systems: February 6-9

OSHA 10 Construction Safety: February 13-14  (rescheduled)

EPA Renovation Repair, and Painting - Refresher: February 15

EPA Renovation Repair, and Painting - Initial: February 16

Basic Furnace: February 27-March 2

March

Certified Residential Thermographer: March 8-9 (Instructed by Monroe Infrared, Inc.)

Energy Auditor: March 20-23

Weatherization Crew Leader: March 28-30  (rescheduled)

April

EPA Renovation Repair, and Painting - Refresher: April 12

EPA Renovation Repair, and Painting - Initial: April 13

EPA Lead Inspector: April 17-19

EPA Lead Risk Assessor: April 20-21

Quality Control Inspector: April 25-27

May

Advanced Furnace: May 1-4 (tentative)

Healthy Housing Principles: May 9-11

Retrofit Installer Technician: Building Shell: May 15-18 (recently scheduled)

Advanced Pressure Diagnostics: May 23-25

June

Retrofit Installer Technician: Mechanical Systems: June 5-8(recently scheduled)

Energy Auditor: June 12-15

EPA Renovation Repair, and Painting - Refresher: June 21

EPA Renovation Repair, and Painting - Initial: June 22

 

Live Educational Events 

WxLive

2020, 2021, and 2022 Webinars

We produced several educational webinars in 2020, 2021, and 2022 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. 

Watch the webinar videos at our WxLive page

Course Schedule

Class descriptions and registration information in the calendar below:

Click on classes in the calendar for class descriptions and registration information

 


 

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