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Weatherization Technical Monitor / Inspector

 

 
Please feel free to modify and use different portions of these documents as you see fit. The Presentations and Speaker Notes are divided into several sections, with additional resources listed. If you have any questions, please contact us.
 
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Zipped folder containing all of the modules and their resources.
 
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Topics

  1. Introduction to Weatherization
    Presentation: Introduction to Weatherization (PowerPoint, PDF)
    Speaker Notes: Introduction to Weatherization (PDF, Word)
    Lesson Plan: Introduction to Weatherization (PDF, Word)
    Virginia Program Evaluation Summary
    Estimated Energy Usage by Source
    Article: More than Just Patching Holes
    Article: Single Family Study
    Video:  2011 Weatherization Works Transcript (2:55 min.)

  2. House as a System
    Presentation: House as a System (PowerPoint, PDF)
    Speaker Notes: House as a System (PDF, Word)
    Lesson Plan: House as a System (PDF, Word)
    Your House as a System
    Retrofitting Residential HVAC Systems
    Technical Update: Avoiding Moisture Problems
    Article: Fundamentals of Moisture in Houses

  3. Regulations and Standards
    Presentation: Regulations and Standards (PowerPoint, PDF)
    Speaker Notes: Regulations and Standards (PDF, Word)
    Lesson Plan: Regulations and Standards (PDF, Word)
    Appendix A
    Applicable Codes Handout
    Energy Out West Field Guide
    Knob and Tube Memo 1988
    Lead Paint Decision Chart
    Midwest Weatherization Best Practices
    MSDS Two Part Foam
    OSHA Fall Protection Quick Card
    SIR Calculator with PV Function
    Southeastern Field Guide
    WPN 08-04 Space Heater Policy
    WPN 09-06 Lead Safe Weatherization Guidance
    Tech Brief: Combustion Appliance Safety

  4. Incidental Repairs and Health & Safety Measures
    Presentation: Incidental Repairs and Health & Safety Measures (PowerPoint, PDF)
    Speaker Notes: Incidental Repairs and Health & Safety Measures (PDF, Word)
    Lesson Plan: Incidental Repairs and Health & Safety Measures (PDF, Word)
    WPN 02-05 Health and Safety
    WPN 10-09 Amendment to Monitoring Requirements

  5. Purpose of Monitoring and Inspecting
    Presentation: Purpose of Monitoring and Inspecting (PowerPoint, PDF)
    Speaker Notes: Purpose of Monitoring and Inspecting (PDF, Word)
    Lesson Plan: Purpose of Monitoring and Inspecting (PDF, Word)
    10 CF 440
    Appendix A
    Draft Technical Monitoring Tool
    Purpose of Monitoring Inspecting Quiz
    Purpose of Monitoring Inspecting Answer Sheet
    WPN 01-06 Updated Monitoring Requirements
    WPN 02-05 Health and Safety
    WPN 10-01 Grant Guide for Program Year 2010
    WPN 10-09 Amendment to Monitoring Requirements
    Weatherization Overall Monitoring Plan

  6. Desk Monitoring
    Presentation: Desk Monitoring (PowerPoint, PDF)
    Speaker Notes: Desk Monitoring (PDF, Word)
    Lesson Plan: Desk Monitoring (PDF, Word)
    Abridged 10 CFR 440 Handout
    Desk Monitoring Weatherization Form Blank
    File Review Form Key - John Doe
    Sample Client File - Egypt Bean
    Sample Client File - John Doe

  7. Site Monitoring
    (Contains all 4 sections. To download a single section, click on the appropriate link below)

    1. Inspector's Toolbox
      Presentation: Inspector's Toolbox (PowerPoint, PDF)
      Speaker Notes: Inspector's Toolbox (PDF, Word)
      Lesson Plan: Inspector's Toolbox (PDF, Word)
      Whole House Weatherization Equipment List

    2. Building Assessment
      Presentation: Building Assessment (PowerPoint, PDF)
      Speaker Notes: Building Assessment (PDF, Word)
      Lesson Plan: Building Assessment (PDF, Word)
      Cocoon Insulation Coverage Chart
      Cooling Measures
      Refrigerator Replacement Info Toolkit
      Sample Insulation Certificate
      Sample Site Inspection AQ Form
      Sample Technical Field Rating Sheet
      Technical Monitoring Checklist Tool
      Water Heater Info Tool Kit
      WPN 08-04 Space Heater Policy
      Article: A Conditioned Crawlspace Checklist
      Article: Air Sealing - A DOE Hot Climate Initiative
      Article: Crawlspaces, Considering the Options
      Article: Dryer Venting
      Article: Ventilation Strategies in Weatherization
      Article: Air Leakage in Recessed Lights
      Article: Avoiding Moisture Problems
      Article: Air Sealing with Two Part Foam
      Tech Brief: Combustion Appliance Safety
      Tech Brief: Dense Pack

    3. Interpreting Infrared
      Presentation: Interpreting Infrared (PowerPoint, PDF)
      Speaker Notes: Interpreting Infrared (PDF, Word)
      Lesson Plan: Interpreting Infrared (PDF, Word)
      Article: Breakthroughs in Infrared Cameras
      Article: Infrared Thermography
      Article: Infrared Thermography - What Works?
      Article: Infrared, worth a thousand words

    4. In-Progress Monitoring and Inspecting
      Presentation: In-Progress Monitoring and Inspecting (PowerPoint, PDF)
      Speaker Notes: In-Progress Monitoring and Inspecting (PDF, Word)
      Lesson Plan: In-Progress Monitoring and Inspecting (PDF, Word)
      Blower Maintenance Guide
      Instrument Maintenance
      Operating and Maintenance Tips for Energy Conservatory Test Instruments
      Pressure Testing Insulation Blower and Hoses
      Procedure for Field Calibration Check of Digital Pressure Gauges
      WPN 10-01 Grant Guide for Program Year 2010

  8. Report Writing
    Presentation: Report Writing (PowerPoint, PDF)
    Speaker Notes: Report Writing (PDF, Word)
    Lesson Plan: Report Writing (PDF, Word)
    Example Input Report
    Example Recommended Measures
    Handout #1 - Reports A & B
    Handout #2 - Whole House Fan Covers
    Handout #3 - Sample Report Site Visits
    Handout #4 - Sample Report Summary Technical Evaluation
    Sample Program Monitoring Report 1
    Sample Program Monitoring Report 2
    Image: Sample Audit Home Diagram

    Non Section Materials
    Acronyms (PDF, Word)
    Core Competencies (PDF, Word)
    Curricula Introduction (PDF, Word, Excel)
    Glossary (PDF, Word)
    Handouts and Resources (PDF, Word)
    Sample Course Schedule (PDF, Word)
    Table of Contents (PDF, Word)


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