The Choice Is Yours - Look for the Mark of Quality in Training

November/December 2012
A version of this article appears in the November/December 2012 issue of Home Energy Magazine.
Click here to read more articles about Training and Certification
October 31, 2012
We live in a time characterized by choice. As consumers, we have an endless variety of options, whatever goods or services we want to purchase. This is both a blessing and a curse. Students and professionals in the energy efficiency and weatherization sectors have more choices than ever when it comes to training to do a job, or taking professional development courses. With the power of the web, information is easy to access, but the volume is overwhelming. How is the consumer of education and training to differentiate between the wheat and the chaff? What is the mark of truly excellent training? How do you know that you will be taught the skills you need for the job?

To read complete online articles, you need to sign up for an Online Subscription.

Once an order has been placed there is an automatic $10 processing fee that will be deducted with any cancellation.

The Home Energy Online articles are for personal use only and may not be printed for distribution. For permission to reprint, please send an e-mail to

SPONSORED CONTENT Home Energy Minute #3: WINTER 2019 Learn more! Watch Video
Email Newsletter

Home Energy E-Newsletter

Sign up for our free monthly