2019: A Year (and Decade) in Review | Infographic

This new year presents us with a unique excuse to look back at the year (and decade) that was. 2019 was a year full of new themes, opportunities, and particular regional developments in the energy efficiency sector. For its part, CIET has been active in training many professionals (both experienced and new) from coast-to-coast, as well as creating new training programs to address new challenges.


See the infographic below for a look back at 2019!


CIET 2019 Year in Review Infographic

A Look Back at 2019


A Decade of Energy Efficiency Training (2010-2019)

  • 378 training sessions
  • 6,391 people certified
  • 7,353 participants trained

Energy Efficiency Buzzwords Throughout the Decade

  • Deep Savings
  • Behaviour Change
  •  PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy)
  • Net Zero (or Zero Net Energy)
  • Strategic Energy Management
  • Automated Demand Response
  • Pay for Performance
  • Internet of Things/ Micro Grids
  • Electrification
  • DER (Distributed Energy Resources)


We look forward to seeing what the 2020 energy efficiency buzzword will be.

Looking to 2020 & Beyond

A new year presents new possibilities both for your organisation and for your own career development. For upcoming training opportunities, visit our training calendar.



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COVID-19 Information for CIET Winter-Spring 2021 Training Calendar – CIET Goes Virtual!

Last Updated: January 6, 2021


CIET Goes Virtual!

With more than 90 virtual real-time courses offered since the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis under our belt, and based on feedback received from more than 800 participants, CIET is happy to inform that all public training sessions offered in the winter-spring of 2021 will still be delivered through virtual real-time classrooms.

This will allow everyone to continue accessing CIET training in a safe manner, which protects both our participants and our trainers, regardless of what happens with the pandemic. You can register for these virtual courses in confidence, knowing that they will provide the same quality of training that you expect from CIET. These real-time training sessions will be available to all participants across Canada, and abroad.




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Through all these measures, CIET hopes to provide as much flexibility as possible to training participants while respecting its commitments to other participants, trainers and partners, as well as public health recommendations.

We thank you very much for your trust and collaboration and look forward to welcoming you in our virtual classrooms!


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