Building Operator Certification Training

Learn to operate your building more energy efficiently by registering for a BOC training program.

In association with the Northwest Energy Efficiency Council (NEEC)*, we’re now offering classes in Building Operator Certification (BOC) Level I in 2017.

Level I Requirements

To become Level I certified, participants must attend seven classes, and complete class exams and assigned projects for a total of 74 hours, or 7.4 CEUs. Participant must successfully complete open-book tests and facility on-site projects.

BOC Level I courses are also available at other locations. These intensive, full-day classes meet monthly and focus on a variety of energy-efficiency topics.

Level II Requirements

To become Level II certified, participants must attend four core classes and at least two supplemental classes to complete class exams and assigned projects for a total of 61 hours, or 6.1 CEUs.

Building Operator Certification Level I Course

BOC Level I Certification is September 2015 through December 2017:

The Energy Resource Center
9240 Firestone Blvd.
Downey, CA 90241

All classes will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. The following topics will be covered:

  • Preventive Maintenance and Troubleshooting Principles
  • Advanced Electrical Diagnostics
  • HVAC Troubleshooting and Maintenance
  • HVAC Controls and Optimization
  • Motors in Facilities
  • Water Efficiency for Building Operators

Discount Rates Available

The class fee for this entire course is $1,695, with each additional participant from the same company in the same series paying only $1,095.


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