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ASHRAE Membership

ASHRAE membership is open to any person associated with heating, ventilation, air conditioning or refrigeration. ASHRAE is unique because its membership is drawn from a wide range of disciplines relating to the HVAC&R field. Over 56,000 individuals from more than 100 nations belong to the Society.

Discounts on Publications

ASHRAE members earn 15% off publications. Hundreds of titles are available including the complete collection of ASHRAE Standards including 90.1, 62.1 and 189.1.

Develop Leadership Skills

When you join ASHRAE, you are making an investment in yourself. When you become active in the Society by giving your time and sharing your knowledge, you get even more out of that investment.

Network with Industry Professionals

Each month, all over the world, ASHRAE chapters convene for an informational program featuring a speaker or topic that is key to professionals in the industry. Meet with your peers and share ideas.
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Education & Certification

BCxP Resources

Resources for BCxP Exam Preparation

Neither participating in a preparatory activity nor purchasing a publication is a requirement for participating in the BCxP program. The National Institute of Building Sciences, the developer, publisher of and holder of copyright in the certification scheme requirements, identifies the following standards and guidelines as “required,” in the sense that these guidelines and standards are foundational for the Building Commissioning Professional job.

BCxP Candidate Guidebook
Appendix C: BCxP Job Task Analysis, Abbreviated 

ASHRAE Guidelines
Guideline 0 - The Cx Process
Guideline 1.1 - HVAC&R Technical Requirements for the Cx Process
Guideline 1.5 - The Cx Process for Smoke Control Systems
Guideline 0.2 - The Existing Building Cx Process

ASHRAE Standards
Standard 202 - Cx Process for Buildings and Systems

Illuminating Engineering Society
IES DG-29-11 - The Cx process applied to lighting and control systems

National Fire Protection Association
NFPA - 3 Recommended Practice on Cx and Integrated Testing of Fire Protection and Life Safety Systems

ASHE Guidelines
Health Facility Cx Guidelines

National Institute of Building Sciences
Guideline 3 - Exterior enclosures

ASHRAE Learning Institute (ALI) Courses

  • The Commissioning Process in New and Existing Buildings
  • Commissioning for High-Performance Buildings