Learn grade-one standards and techniques through hands-on application of high performance systems, classroom instruction, and a great opportunity to network while earning or maintaining national certification. Contractors, builders, raters, building officials, and all other industry professionals are invited to attend.


Classroom: Country Inn & Suites Radisson, 250 South River Road, Bedford NH
Contractor Host: Installed Building Products


Wednesday, May 9: Classroom Instruction
Country Inn & Suites Radisson, 250 S River Road, Bedford, Manchester NH
 7:30 AM    Breakfast, Networking
 8:15 AM    Classroom Orientation
 8:30 AM    Certification & LMS Demo (Kristin Bennett, HPIP)
 9:00 AM    Understanding Air Leakage & Sealing in Residential Structures
                  (Clint Shireman, Knauf Insulation & Craig Marden, Owens Corning)
 9:45 AM    The Do's & Don'ts of Spray Foam (Ken Allison, IDI)
10:30AM    Break, exhibits, & networking
10:45 AM   Industry professionals panel (Bruce Bennett, GDS Associates)
12:00 PM   Lunch
12:45 PM   Blowing Insulation Machine Operation & Safety
                  (Richard Anderson, CertainTeed Machine Works)
 1:30 PM    Grade I Installation (Clint Shireman, Knauf Insulation)
 2:15 PM    Break, exhibits, & networking
 3:00 PM    How Insulation Works (Craig Marden, Owens Corning)
 3:15 PM    Blower Door 101 (Jonathan Lang, Knauf Insulation)
 4:00 PM    HPIP Day One Wrap-Up

Thursday, May 10: Jobsite Demonstration & Instruction
7:00 AM    Instructors, Staff, and Hosts Arrive on Jobsite
7:30 AM    Jobsite Orientation, all trainees onsite
8:00 AM    Products and systems demonstrations
                  Insulation Blowing Machine Operation & Safety
                  (Rich Anderson, CertainTeed Machine Works)
                  ProPink Complete, Energy Complete, Blow In Wall & Density Testing
                  (Craig Marden, Owens Corning)
                  EcoSeal+ (Clint Shireman, Knauf Insulation)
                  Grade I Batt Installation
                  Blower Door 101 (Jonathan Lang, Knauf Insulation)
12:00 PM  Training complete, depart


Ready to earn the national High Performance Insulation Certification?
REGISTER today or visit the HPIP training website for more information.