Lawsuits in North America last an average of 17 months with the average value of construction disputes being $18 million! Building Envelope issues represented 75% of those claims.

Building Envelope Commissioning (BECx) is a process that can manage construction defect liability by simply ensuring the performance of the building envelope. This course explains the BECx process and provides “hands-on” training for tests commonly performed on the building envelope.

Target Audience


This course is intended for anyone who participates in the design or construction of the exterior building envelope from a supervisory position.

  • Building Officials
  • Facility and Plant Managers
  • Architects & Engineers (Designers and CA staff)
  • Program Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Superintendents
  • Trade Foremen
  • Testing Organizations