Learn the latest energy tech and earn Continuing Education credits, to boot

Slipstream's mission is to accelerate climate solutions for all, and that means helping you expand your energy knowledge on your own time. Stay current on the best ways to use technology to drive down energy use and save costs with our free, on-demand courses.

Many webinars also qualify for Continuing Education credits, including AIA, AFE, BOC, WI PE, and more—so you can stay up-to-date on your credentials as you keep up with energy innovations.



Browse our courses

The catalog below includes all the courses and webinars available for you to attend at any time. Search by title or keyword, or use the dropdowns to browse by topic or by the Continuing Education credits awarded by each course. Also visit our list of live online courses.

About Continuing Education Credits: To receive CE credits for a webinar, you will need to pass a quiz with a score of 80% or greater. Once you complete all modules and pass the quiz, a course completion certificate will be available within the learning management system; you may download these any time by clicking on the certificate icon next to your initials. All credits have different expiration dates, so it is to your advantage to take the quiz as soon as possible. If you need credits submitted on your behalf, please contact credits@slipstreaminc.org.

Displaying 21 - 30 of 75
worker building a commercial building
MORE INFO
Codes + standards, Commercial + industrial, Education

Wisconsin commercial building code: Do you measure up?

Slab edge insulation requirements. Lighting controls. Do your projects present some of the challenges Wisconsin code inspectors see in the field? Are you up to date on new energy calculation methods to meet Wisconsin’s commercial code? Join us as we explore how Wisconsin’s code has changed. We’ll show you multiple methods you can use to meet the energy code. Our instructor, a code official himself, will share the problem areas he runs into over and over in the field. We’ll walk you through real-world scenarios. We’ll share methods that have been approved to help you meet code, and show you how to apply these approaches to help you meet code more efficiently. 
Credits: AFE, BOC, BOMI, WI PE, WI-DSPS, Commercial Building Inspector Certification
Man with wires
MORE INFO
Commercial + industrial, Education

Compressed air systems: Stop the leaks, or replace with electric tools?

Join one of our top-rated faculty to learn how to improve reliability, quality, and productivity – while saving money and energy. You’ll learn convenient rules of thumb to compare the costs between compressed air system applications and electrically operated equipment. We’ll share useful calculations and help you understand when replacement adds convenience. We’ll also help you choose and use ultrasonic leak detectors – when compressed air turns out to be the best answer for your situation. You’ll come away with practical strategies you can apply immediately.
Credits: AFE, BOC, BOMI, WI PE
electric car being charged near solar panels and electric powerlines
MORE INFO
Beneficial electrification, Education, Energy policy, Utility business models

Load shifting: the market potential for carbon and energy savings

Building code advancements continue to chip away at program baselines. Some of our tried-and-true energy savings measures come close to saturating the market. It's getting tougher – and more expensive - for utilities to meet savings goals. Utilities can prioritize measures that: shift time of use reduce overall energy use, and lower costs and emissions – all without disrupting the grid.  But when load shifting increases overall energy use, there’s a conflict with energy efficiency policy. Load shifting can also create a potential incentive for load building. 
Credits: None
two men in a factory giving a high five
MORE INFO
Commercial + industrial, Education

Compete, save energy, succeed. Better Plants® shows you how.

What do 14 other Wisconsin companies know that could help you cut energy waste by 25%? Join us for an introduction to the Better Plants program and discover: •    Free, proven tools that empower you to save energy – in your building, and in your processes. •    Success stories from companies who’ve overcome the same challenges you face •    How to earn recognition for your energy savings. Make your company a national environmental leader.
Credits: AFE, BOC, BOMI, WI PE
team with hard hats in a meeting
MORE INFO
Commercial + industrial, Education

From process to profit: prove the business case for sustainable manufacturing

Successful manufacturers know that productivity matters. Not just productive people, but making energy and other resources work hard for your business. Sustainability drives proven results for manufacturers. If you are struggling to integrate sustainable practices into your management systems, this webinar will show you how to get more from your energy and your resources. Discover the link between improved profitability, energy and resource efficiency and carbon. You’ll learn how to leverage standard processes you already use to improve energy and resource efficiency. Define and prioritize your next improvements using common, intensity-based KPI’s. We’ll show you how to normalize energy and resource use.
Credits: AFE, BOC, BOMI, WI PE
person air sealing
MORE INFO
Codes + standards, Education, Residential

Wisconsin Uniform Dwelling Code deep dive: air sealing

Air sealing makes a big impact on a home’s durability and comfort. Why should you inspect for UDC air sealing requirements or know if your approach to air sealing delivers high quality? In this webinar, you’ll become thoroughly familiar with the UDC single family air sealing requirements. Proper air sealing and insulation work together to deliver energy efficiency. This course gives you a close look at the UDC’s air sealing techniques so that you know you’re building to high standards. We’ll show you the “why” behind the code requirement. We’ll also walk you through what materials to use, where to use them, and how to install them to meet the code requirements.
Credits: BPI, NARI, WI-DSPS, Dwelling Contractor Qualifier Certification, UDC-Construction Inspector Certification
outline of a building in front of solar panels
MORE INFO
Commercial + industrial, Communities, Education, Energy policy, Smart buildings

Building Toward Zero Carbon with Grid Flexibility

This webinar outlines how homes and businesses serve as significant assets to the grid of the future. In this session, we learn of tools and technologies available now and in the future to meet our net-zero goals. Building a zero-carbon world means taking advantage of grid flexibility when it comes to grid-interactive efficient buildings (GEBs).
Credits: None
Xcel header
MORE INFO
Commercial + industrial, Education, Emerging tech, HVAC

Building control strategies

Building Automation Systems (BAS) are the new age HVAC control systems, which dictate the operation of our HVAC equipment. These sophisticated systems provide many benefits that legacy control systems do not. This webinar will introduce you to the opportunities that a BAS provides and offer tips on how to utilize BAS to maximum performance, minimize energy consumption, and make life easier on the building operator.
Credits: AFE, BOC, BOMI, WI PE
earth at night being held in hands
MORE INFO
Commercial + industrial, Communities, Education, Energy policy, Smart buildings

Equity and Clean Energy

Equity and clean energy are energy efficiency missions that include all people and give lower-income households and communities of color energy knowledge and resources. This session begins with a welcome from the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin, leading to expert panelists from across the Midwest who share facts, figures, and ideas on equity and clean energy and their strategies to achieve a zero-carbon world. 
Credits: None
drawing of house outline with text about air tight envelopes
MORE INFO
Commercial + industrial, Education, HVAC, Multifamily, New construction, Residential, Sustainability

Energy Efficiency Strategies for High Performing Buildings

Heart of a Building, an exciting new technical documentary series, shares the stories and the tactics of the people who design, finance, and construct the buildings of tomorrow, today. Let us inspire you with the heart-centered reasons to build with the earth, and energy, in mind.
Credits: AIA, BPI, WI-DSPS, Dwelling Contractor Qualifier Certification