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ENERGY STAR® Portfolio Manager Webinar: Benchmarking for Compliance Ordinance

ENERGY STAR® Portfolio Manager Webinar: Understand and Improve your Energy Performance

Net Zero Planning with RETScreen® Expert Webinar

Embodied Carbon Accounting *Upcoming Winter 2025*

Pump Systems Fundamentals

Fundamentals of Compressed Air Systems

Heat Integration of Industrial Processes (HIIP)

Certified Industrial Energy Professional (CIEP)

Carbon Auditing Professional (CAP)

50001 Certified Practitioner

Working with the National Energy Code for Buildings (NECB)

Heat Pumps Essentials

Energy Engagement Strategies

Certified Sustainable Building Operator (CSBO)

Working with the Greener Homes Initiative

Building Electrification Strategies *Upcoming Fall 2024*

Achieving Net Zero Buildings

Carbon Footprint Accounting: Scope 3 GHG Emissions *Upcoming Winter 2025*

Carbon Footprint Accounting: Scope 1 and 2 GHG Emissions

Planning and Selecting GHG Reduction Projects

Prep Course for the NRCan Quality Assurance Specialist Exam (House)

Advanced Building Energy Modelling

ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager Webinar: 101-Fundamentals & Basics

ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager Webinar: 201-Creating and Updating your Building Profile

ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager Webinar: 301-Maximize Usage with Advanced Features

Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP)

Energy Management Professional 101 (EMP 101)

Certified Energy Manager (CEM)

Certified RETScreen® Expert (CRE)

Advanced RETScreen® Expert

Existing Building Commissioning Essentials

Certified Energy Auditor (CEA)

Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP)

Introduction to RETScreen® Expert

Energy Efficiency for Building Operators & Maintenance Staff (EEBO)

Advanced Course on Existing Building Commissioning (EBCx)

Energy Management Systems (EMS) and 50001 Ready Canada Webinar: 101

Building Science and Numeracy Essentials

Prep Course for the NRCan Foundation Level Exam

Prep Course for the NRCan Energy Advisor Exam (House)

Tools for Completing Probationary Files

Advanced HOT2000 User

Prep Course for the NRCan Low-Rise Multi-Unit Residential Buildings Exam (MURB)

Building Energy Modelling Essentials

Building Energy Modelling Professional

Building Automation Systems Essentials

Advanced Building Automation Systems Optimization

Making the Case for Energy Management Projects

Strategic Energy Management 101 (SEM 101)

Making the Case for Decarbonization Projects

Becoming Carbon Neutral: Key Concepts, Strategies and Initiatives

Advanced Measurement and Verification

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Program Overview

The 50001 Certified Practitioner course is designed for facility personnel, consulting professionals, auditors, and service providers with technical experience in industrial and commercial energy systems and energy efficiency practices.

Becoming a 50001 Certified Practitioner enables participants to provide critical technical assistance for industrial and commercial facilities whose managers want to implement an energy management system in compliance with the ISO 50001 standard. Upon  completing this course, participants have the expertise to assist organizations in implementing best practices in energy management based on ISO 50001. Additionally, they are able to assist in establishing energy performance levels and baselines, thus enabling them to track facility performance improvements and integrate effective metrics.

After completing this four-day course, participants have the skills, knowledge, and performance capability to assist and evaluate businesses in meeting ISO 50001 requirements. In particular, 50001 Certified Practitioners: 

  • Work with organizations to establish and/or maintain an energy management system (EMS) that meets ISO 50001 requirements. 
  • Work with organizations to integrate ISO 50001 into existing management systems. 

 

CIET is the official Canadian partner of the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) and is exclusively approved to deliver AEE certifications throughout Canada.

Please note that CIET only delivers AEE training programs in Canada. If you are located outside of Canada and wish to attend, please visit the AEE website.

 

In this course, you will learn to

  • Prepare to take the exam to become a 500001 Certified Practitioner in energy management systems (CP EMS). 
  • Use core EMS concepts. 
  • Provide technical assistance to industrial and commercial facility operators that want to become ISO 50001 certified. 
  • Modify current design and procurement procedures to meet ISO 50001 requirements. 
  • Review an internal audit procedure based on ISO 50001. 
  • Evaluate the implementation and effectiveness of an organization’s corrective and preventive action system. 

 

This course is ideal for

  • Individuals working with organizations to establish and/or maintain an EMS that meets ISO 50001 requirements 
  • Individuals working with organizations to integrate ISO 50001 into existing management systems 

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Eligibility Criteria

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Certification Process

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