IGSHPA Certified Residential Geothermal Designer Course

Who would benefit from this course?

HVAC system designers who want to ensure geothermal heat pump systems meet the requirements of ANSI/CSA C-448-2016.

What you will learn

  • Ground Source Heat Pump Benefits
  • System Components
  • Heat Pump Types
  • Design Process
  • Energy Requirements
  • Load Calculations
  • Parameters that affect different types of heat pump performance, site, geology and soil conditions
  • Heat pump and pipe design
  • Economics of design


Upon successful completion of the course and passing the IGSHPA designer exam, participants will be issued HRAI and IGSHPA certification as a residential designer of GSHP systems. This will include a designer’s card and an IGSHPA certificate for three years.

When and where is the course?

Location Date Time  
Mississauga, ON Feb. 25-27, 2020 8:30am - 4:30 pm Register

Please contact us for scheduling opportunities: 1-800-267-2231 x237 or email amantei@hrai.ca



What is the cost?

$1700.00 + HST

This includes instruction, all course material (including ANSI/CSA C448-2016), the exam and certification process.

HRAI Training may be eligible for partial fee reimbursement under the Canada Job Grant Fund Program.  Check with your provincial job grant body for more details.

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