SoCalGas - Building Operator Certification Training Program
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Building Operator Certification Training Program

In association with the Northwest Energy Efficiency Council (NEEC)*, Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas®) is offering classes in Building Operator Certification (BOC) - Level I, in 2014. To become Level I certified, participants must attend seven classes, complete class exams and assigned projects for a total of 74 hours, or 7.4 CEU's, and successfully complete open book tests and facility on-site projects. To receive BOC Level II certification, participants must attend six Level II classes (61 hours), and successfully complete open book exams and facility on-site projects.

Building Operator Certification Level I Course

BOC Level I Certification is September 2014 through December 2014 and will be conducted at this location:

The Energy Resource Center
9240 Firestone Blvd.
Downey CA 90241

All classes are held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. The following topics will be covered:

  • Energy-efficient operation of building HVAC systems
  • Measuring and benchmarking energy performance
  • Efficient lighting fundamentals
  • Indoor environmental quality
  • HVAC controls fundamentals
  • Common opportunities for low-cost operational improvement
  • Operation and maintenance practices for sustainable buildings

Discount Rates Available

The class fee for this entire course is $1,495, with each additional participant from the same company paying only $995. The more people you enroll, the more you can save - not only on course fees, but also on the future energy-efficient operations of your facilities.


Course registration is available through Northwest Energy Efficiency Council (NEEC). Visit the NEEC website,* or download the registration form* (PDF) to register.

SoCalGas is using an unrelated third party, NEEC, to handle reservations for this event. Such use is not intended to be an "endorsement" of their services, and in no event is SoCalGas responsible for the actions of such third party or for any content posted on their website.

BOC Level I courses are also available at other locations. These intensive, full-day classes meet monthly and focus on a variety of energy-efficiency topics.

Contact Information

Corine Shearer

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