Training

Training Workshops

Training

As a Consumers Energy Trade Ally, you can tap into today’s growing demand for energy efficient products and services. Trade allies are essential in helping our commercial and industrial customers obtain money-saving rebates and improve the energy efficiency of their businesses.

Our Training Center can be your ‘go-to’ resource for business energy efficiency information, advice and technical training. Regularly scheduled courses specialize in energy efficiency knowledge that can make a difference in your bottom line.

Upcoming Trade Ally Trainings:

Public Service Building Lighting Upgrades by Formal Auditing 

Thursday, June 17 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Topics covered:

  1. Identifying lighting opportunities/technologies and ranking them
  2. Organizing the audit process
  3. Implementing the lighting upgrade
  4. Post-implementation commissioning and data tracking of energy and non-energy benefits to drive future projects

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Trade Ally Orientation: Commercial and Industrial Programs

Thursday, August 5 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Get an overview of our programs. You and your team will learn the process of efficiently filling out and submitting a project rebate application and be introduced to resources for your business to help generate more projects.

Upcoming Customer Trainings:

BOC JUNE  2021 – ONLINE LEVEL I

Classes are held online from 9 am to 12 pm each day. Access to a computer is required. 

DATES

June 30-July 1, 2021 Energy Efficient Operation of Building HVAC Systems Day 1
July 7-8, 2021 Energy Efficient Operation of Building HVAC Systems Day 2
July 21-22, 2021 Measuring and Benchmarking Energy Performance
August 4-5, 2021 Efficient Lighting Fundamentals
August 18-19, 2021 HVAC Controls Fundamentals
September 1-2, 2021 Indoor Environmental Quality
September 15-16, 2021 Low-Cost Operational Improvement
September 29-30, 2021 Operation and Maintenance Practices for Sustainable Buildings

BOC September  2021 – ONLINE LEVEL II

Classes are held online from 9 am to 12 pm each day. Access to a computer is required. 

DATES

September 8-9, 2021Building Scoping for Operational Improvements – Day I
September 22-23, 2021Building Scoping for Operational Improvements – Day 2
October 6-7, 2021Optimizing HVAC Controls for Energy Efficiency 
October 20-21, 2021Introduction to Building Commissioning 
November 3-4, 2021Water Efficiency for Building Operators 
November 17-18, 2021Enhanced Automation and Demand Reduction 
December 1-2, 2021Project Peer Exchange: Present Your Final Report

Trade Ally
Become a Trade Ally Today
Reap the benefits of a Consumers Energy Trade Ally! Complete and return an application using the link below. Once we have reviewed and verified your application, we’ll post your company contact information on the Consumers Energy Find a Contractor and Find a Distributor pages.