Accelerated Certified Commissioning Authority (CxA) Workshop & Exam on September 23, 2019
Approved for 5 AIA CEUs (LU/HSW)
Registration is now open at commissioning.org
Darren Draper, PE, CxA, LEED AP, has 16 years of experience in the building services industry. He serves as commissioning agent on a wide range of facilities including university buildings, research laboratories, healthcare facilities, and data centers. He performs commissioning and retro-commissioning for HVAC, DDC controls, electrical, and plumbing systems.
Topics Covered Include:
- Introduction to the Commissioning Process
- New Building Commissioning
- Pre-Design Phase
- Design Phase
- Construction Phase
- Acceptance Phase
- Post-Acceptance Phase
- Existing Building Commissioning
Download the CxA Candidate Handbook for comprehensive information regarding the CxA certification program and examination.
If you are a certification candidate, please submit an application for CxA certification to the ACG Certification Department as soon as possible to determine your eligibility. (Please note that attending a workshop is not a requirement for certification.)
The following references were used during development of the CxA certification examination. This list is not intended as a comprehensive list of all materials available, but as a guide to those CxA candidates who want to enhance their understanding of commissioning concepts in preparation for the exam.
- ACG Commissioning Guideline 2nd Edition
- ASHRAE Standard 202 - 2013: Commissioning Process for Buildings and Systems Process
- ASHRAE Guideline 1.1 - 2007: HVAC&R Technical Requirements for the Commissioning
- ASHRAE Guideline 0 - 2013: The Commissioning Process
- EMA Energy Management Guideline
The Certified Commissioning Authority (CxA) program has achieved accreditation by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)! By gaining ANSI accreditation, the CxA credential is also now a recognized certification by the Department of Energy's Better Buildings® Workforce Guidelines program, ensuring that the CxA is considered an approved commissioning credential for all federally funded projects.