Maximising Energy Efficiency In Residential Design

Pointsbuild presents Maximising Energy Efficiency In Residential Design

Maximising Energy Efficiency In Residential Design

Course Description

Informed materials specification and thermal performance in timber frame designs can increase housing star ratings and lower operational energy costs.

Learn more about maximising energy efficiency in residential design by taking this course from Pointsbuild.

Upon completion of this course, you will earn 1 point toward your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training.


Learning format:

  • Online
  • Video

Course Outcomes:
  • List ways in which design can contribute to energy efficiency
  • Define R-Value, Thermal Mass and Time Lag
  • Understand an architect’s relationship with geometry and disposition
Course Details:

Target Audience

This course is ideal for anyone looking to improve their skills or start a career in the construction Industry.

Access Timeframe



There are no prerequisites to this course but a general understanding of the building industry would benefit the learner.
Certificate Info:

Type of Certification

Certificate of Completion

Format of Certification


Method of Obtaining Certification

Upon successful completion of a course, the learner can download their certificate from their Member Area.


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