BET-1 & BEC-2 Certification

This course includes Building Envelope Trainined Level 1 (BET-1) and the Building Envelope Certified Level 2 (BEC-2) modules.  22 hours with 100 question exam.  Includes 1st year BESI membership and upon completion the student will receive the BEC-2 Certification / Designation.

*Required Reading: Course requires additional purchase of book 'Construction Waterproofing Handbook' by Michael T Kubal

Possible sources:

Amazon Books (new & used printed)


Certifications / CE Continuing Education

Building Envelope Science Institute


Topics Include:

  • Building Component Unity
  • Building Envelope - Waterproofing Principles
  • Above Grade Waterproofing
  • Sealants And Expansion Joints
  • Residential Waterproofing
  • Safety And Inspection Techniques
  • Below Grade Waterproofing
  • Admixtures
  • Remedial Waterproofing
  • Mold and the Building Envelope
  • ASTM E2108, E1105
  • Testing the Building Envelope
  • Leak Investigation & Detection
  • Life Cycles: Quality, Maintenance And Warranties
  • Guide Specification for Waterproofing
  • Reporting Envelope Testing Results
  • Writing a Scope of Work or Remedial Action Plan