Benefits for the Entire Industry

The voluntary Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines will benefit everyone with a stake in improving commercial building energy efficiency.

  • Credentials will be built upon a clear set of industry-developed guidelines.
  • New and experienced professionals will better understand their training and certification options and seize opportunities to improve their technical skills.
  • Employers, building owners, government officials and program administrators across the country can use the guidelines to identify skilled and qualified workers.
  • Overall, nationally recognized and consistent guidelines will reduce market confusion and uncertainty while lowering costs and producing better credentials, better workers, and better buildings.