About Our Chapter
Northern California/Hawaii NEBB is a local chapter of NEBB with its offices located in Fremont, California. Our chapter serves the needs of certified firms, certified professionals and certified technicians located in Northern California, Northern Nevada and Hawaii.
NEBB exists to help architects, engineers, building owners, and contractors construct quality buildings with HVAC systems that perform in ways they have been visualized and designed. Each discipline is anchored by NEBB Procedural Standards that provides guidelines for work to be performed. NEBB has also created technical manuals, training materials, and seminars to enhance and support each discipline. NEBB certified firms meet certain criteria, ensuring strict conformance to its high standards and procedures.
Northern California/Hawaii NEBB provides educational seminars, certification testing and support to industry professionals that use NEBB Certified Firms on their projects.
TITLE 24NEBB is an approved Non-Residential Mechanical Acceptance Test Technician Certification Provider (ATTCP) for the State of California.
Eligibility in the NEBB program is open to all qualified individuals and firms. This includes contractors, consultants, engineering firms, and third party certifiers. There is no requirement to be a signatory to a union; NEBB accepts both union and non-union employers and technicians.
Participation in the Technician certification program is limited to persons who have at least three years of verifiable professional experience and expertise in mechanical controls and systems of the specific acceptance test as determined by NEBB.
NEBB provides a separate certification for each NRCA-MCH Form, allowing for a modular approach to certification for technicians and employers alike. Eighteen separate training programs have been developed; two programs address NRCA-MCH-02-A and 16 address each of the remaining Form.
For up-to-date information on the CEC Title 24 program go to: http://www.energy.ca.gov/title24/.