Mon, Jun 17|
Knight Green Jobs Training Center
Occupant Education June 17th
Behavior change is fundamental to helping clients attain energy use reduction goals- learn how to effectively educate clients for sustained behavior change.
Time & Location
Jun 17, 2019, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Knight Green Jobs Training Center, 106 W Clearfield St, Philadelphia, PA 19133, USA
This course examines the essential components of client communication through interactive lectures, facilitated discussions, and role play exercises. Students practice educational skills in four primary areas: 1. general communication, 2. explanations of energy efficiency, 3. explanations of health & safety, and 4. explanations of weatherization measures. Utilizing a unique approach to training – course grading is based on interactive demonstrations performed by each student and evaluated by their peers and the instructor. Occupant Education stresses the importance of education and enabling clients to actively participate in energy conservation.