Building Science Principles (Certificate)

Roxbury Community College


The Building Science Principles certification prep provides a broad introductory background in Building Science Principles including Heat and Insulation, Air and Air Sealing, Moisture and Moisture Control, Mechanical Systems, and Energy Conservation Strategies. The class also prepares students to take the Building Science Principles Certification Exam, developed by the Building Performance Institute. Students acquire skills that can enhance their career options in smart building technology, facilities management and building energy management.

BPI certifications are recognized nationwide for providing a common standard for professionals in the building performance industry and is recognized by states, municipalities, utilities, and contractors.

All classes for this course will be offered on campus with COVID-19 spacing precautions.

Please see program link below for additional information.


  • Institution Name: Roxbury Community College
  • Department: Center for Smart Building Technology
  • Address: 1234 Columbus Ave , Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
  • Website:


  • Name: Frank Mruk
  • Title: Executive Director
  • Email:
  • Phone: 857-701-1564