CREC: Capitol Region Education Council


Green STEP: Healthy Housing Principles
OPEN TO CT STUDENTS – GRADES 9-12 & RECENT HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES - Pre-Requisite: Students must have completed all coursework and received a passing score of 70% on their BPI Building Science Principles exam to enroll in this course. Have you ever entered a home and known right away that something wasn't right? There was a stale quality to the air, or a musty odor. In some cases, the air quality may have been so poor that it made your eyes sting, or you could feel it in your throat. We instinctively know to leave these environments as quickly as possible, but what about that home's occupants? •Earning the Healthy Housing Principles (HHP) Certificate of Knowledge proves your knowledge of how the different components of a home interact to affect occupant health. Homeowners and renters are a part of the house as a system and a recipient of the downstream effects of how they follow these eight principles: Keep it clean, Keep it Dry, Keep it Pest- Free, Keep it Contaminate Free, Keep it Safe, Keep it Ventilated., Keep it Comfortable and Keep it Maintained. Requirements: +Pre-Requisite: Students must complete all coursework and have received a passing score of 70% on their BPI Building Science Principles exam to enroll in this course. +Completion of virtual coursework and lectures. Students must receive a passing score of 70% on their examination to be certified. Zoom link will be sent two days prior to the first class. NOTE: NEW CLASS DATES! STAY TUNED.
Students may register for as many courses as they like and will receive incentives upon successfully completing the program and certification exam. Students will be paid minimum wage ($14/hour) for the course hours and offered a bonus for passing exam scores.
Detailed Information 
DateStart TimeEnd TimeTitleLocationAddressRoomInstructor
11/29/20224:00PM6:00PM On-Line Course Zoom

12/01/20224:00PM6:00PM On-Line Course Zoom

12/06/20224:00PM6:00PM On-Line Course Zoom

12/08/20224:00PM6:00PM On-Line Course Zoom

12/13/20224:00PM7:00PM On-Line Course Exam Date