Training

EPA offers training on a range of energy efficiency topics — from the ins and outs of Portfolio Manager to guidance on improving the energy performance of your buildings and plants. And that’s all with no travel, no lost time out of the office, and no cost. We make it easy to get the information you need, when you need it.

Explore the categories below and be sure to check back often for new resources!

Portfolio Manager 101: Getting started

Learn the basics of EPA’s popular ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool, including new features, how to add a new property, and how to enter energy and water data.

Portfolio Manager 201: Advanced users

Learn about the new sharing and reporting functions, how to enter or update multiple buildings at a time, and how to use Portfolio Manager reports to learn more about your portfolio’s performance.   

Sharing

Reporting

Commercial building design

Learn how to incorporate energy efficiency into your new building design or retrofit plans.

Engaging others

Learn tips and techniques to engage others to improve energy efficiency.

ENERGY STAR recognition

Learn how to apply for and earn ENERGY STAR certification.

Comment on EPA's verification process

Upcoming live training sessions

Visit the ENERGY STAR WebEx training center for a schedule.

Partner web conferences

EPA hosts periodic web conferences on best practices on energy management. Learn from your peers during these interactive, partner-only sessions. Each conference focuses on a different energy management topic. Learn more about EPA’s ENERGY STAR partner web conferences.