Louisiana Building Science Center

To ensure every Louisiana resident has the opportunity to obtain affordable, energy-efficient housing, LHC is proud to offer Louisiana Building Science and BPI Testing Centers. 

About the Center

The LHC offers several weatherization courses at its state-of-the-art training center. The core curriculum is comprised of 120 hours of formal, rigorous training including hands-on practice. The full course provides the basic training needed to deliver the complete scope of weatherization services in Louisiana.

The Louisiana Building Science Center and BPI Test Center feature hands-on learning labs including gas appliances; refrigerators, lighting and electric appliances; carbon monoxide, lead, and asbestos; wall insulation, attic insulation, and pressure diagnostics labs. The center can train up to 30 people at a time, offer classroom training and specialized field training, and provide training for administrative personnel.                                                                           



Contact Information:

Pam Lewandowski
Training Center Coordinator



11637 Industriplex Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

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BUILDING PERFORMANCE Institute: Certified Test Center

The Louisiana Housing Corporation is one of the only BPI certified testing centers in the state. Learn more about the BPI

BPI Certifications Offered

Below is an overview of course progression. To see all upcoming courses view our calendar.

Course Progression (1)
TRAINING Facility features: 
  • Diagnostic Cabins
  • Electric Baseload Lab
  • Health & Safety, Air, and Combustion Safety Labs
  • Attic Insulation Demonstration
  • Insulation House
  • Wall Insulation Trainer
  • Attic Hands-On Trainers
Informational Links
  • Building Performance Institute for Information About Certifications & Career Paths
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  • LSU LaHouse: Home and Landscape Resource Center
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  • Is a job in Weatherization right for you? Click here for information about jobs in this field.
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Find weatherization training resources including videos, links, and more to come.

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