J West is the Training Manager at CEDA in Chicago. J has earned a strong national reputation for bringing together high-tech training tools and effective training skills. He delivers training that sticks for students in classroom, lab, online and field venues. Since the beginning of 2009 he has trained hundreds of instructors, energy auditors, quality control inspectors and crew members from around North America. He’s been involved at Federal, state, and local levels delivering building performance training, developing curriculum, performing building research, facilitating working groups and implementing process improvement strategies.
J trains and consults for industry and governmental organizations, including Affordable Comfort Institute, US Department of Energy, State of North Dakota, State of Illinois, National Trainers’ Consortium, Habitat X, Energy Center of Wisconsin, the Energy Action Network, The Building Performance Center and CalCERTS.