Energy Efficiency Practitioner Certification Course and Exam

October 14, 2019 8:00 AM to October 16, 2019 5:00 PM
 Add to Calendar

Harrison Energy Partners Training Center
1501 Westpark Dr., Ste. 9
Little Rock, AR 72204

EEP Certification

The Energy Efficiency Practitioner (EEP) program is designed to help educate and qualify new or recent entrants into the energy management field on best practices for improving energy efficiency and sustainability. By obtaining the EEP Certification, candidates will gain industry and peer recognition by demonstrating their understanding of technical and operational energy management principles. The program serves as a fundamental building block for additional individual professional development for professionals in the Energy Industry.  The EEP course covers core energy efficiency essential principles and is geared towards energy technicians, new energy professionals, energy practitioners, facility managers, maintenance managers, building operators, and government energy & facility personnel.


This training program is designed to provide attendees a concise, but comprehensive overview of practices for improving energy management and energy efficiency in buildings and across facilities. Many energy professionals use this program to develop their background knowledge before embarking on a path to the Certified Energy Manager® (CEM®) or Business Energy Professional (BEP) certifications.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the basics of energy management, including terminology and the technical aspects of systems and equipment that energy managers are responsible for in buildings and facilities.
  • Learn the crucial steps of energy management and organizational strategies, including auditing, measurement, commissioning, payback, and maintenance.
  • Learn how to identify the low-cost, no-cost system improvements that can provide immediate financial benefits
  • Then take energy management a step further by learning the fundamentals of clean and renewable energy, and what to consider for ongoing sustainability.
  • Work through practical examples to demonstrate the topics and procedures covered.
  • Review the various areas of the Body of Knowledge associated with AEE’s Certified Energy Efficiency Practitioner®(EEP®) exam.
  • Discuss how to apply what you have learned to your business and applications.


Applicants must meet one of the following eligibility criteria:

Education & Experience
2-year Technical degree or 4-year degree from an accredited university or college OR
An individual who is currently employed in a company and practicing energy efficiency, energy management, or operations and maintenance of a building or facility OR
An individual who has at least 1 year of experience in energy efficiency, energy management, or operations and maintenance of a building or facility OR
US Military Veteran


All EEP candidates must attend one of AEE's preparatory EEP training seminars, submit an EEP certification application, and pass an open book examination, which is proctored by an approved exam administrator.

The examination is based on an approved Body of Knowledge, which includes the main subject areas and the percentages of each included in the examination.

Training Program Attendee Cancellation Policy

For registrations canceled 30days or more prior to the program date, the full registration fee, less a $200 service charge, will be refunded.  For registrations canceled 30days or less, the full registration fee shall be assessed and no refund will be made.  No shows will result in forfeiting of the registration fee and no refund will be made. 

In the event a training program is not held as a result of any cause not reasonably within AAEE's control (including, but not limited to, instructor illness, acts of terrorism, acts of God, war, civil disturbances, declaration of a national emergency, accidents or labor disputes, fire flood, storms, etc), attendees shall be notified as soon as possible and AAEE's liability will be limited to the reimbursement of the training program registration fee.


$1,750.00 Non-resident EEP Course and Exam

$500.00 Member Ticket, AR Resident


Energy Efficiency Practitioner Flyer

EEP In-house Exam Application