Superior Energy Performance (SEP) Performance Verifier Training

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Superior Energy Performance (SEP) Performance Verifier Training

Course Description

This four-week online course will prepare you to become a Superior Energy Performance (SEP) Performance Verifier. You will learn how to apply energy-efficiency engineering and statistics to the functions of a performance verifier to consistently and fairly assess plant energy performance improvement and conformance with the SEP program requirements. Two 1.5 hour webinars will be held each week.  

The 50001 SEP Performance Verifier exam is administered by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). To take this exam, you must fill out an online application available on the AEE website. Please contact the Certification Director, Francine Seskin, at for any certification or exam related inquiries. For more information see the AEE website, 

Course Content


  • SEP PV overview
  • Case study review
  • EnPI tool
  • Auditing
  • Energy evaluation (PV role in auditing the energy review)


  • M&V model concepts
  • Statistics modeling
  • Model validity, M&V conformance
  • EnPI tool output for validity
  • Model adjustment methods
  • EnPI tool data input


  • Energy accounting
  • Non-routine adjustments
  • Data and metering


  • BU sanity check
  • Review certification
Requirements & Materials


Learners must obtain a copy of the following standards:  

ISO 50001:2018 Energy Management Systems – Requirements with Guidance For Use.  This standard may be purchased through the GT Marketplace.

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The American National Standards Inst. (ANSI) (, and/or American Society for Quality (ASQ) (  

ISO 50021 Energy Management and Energy Savings – General Guidelines for Selecting Energy Savings Evaluators. The American National Standards Inst. (ANSI) (, and/or American Society for Quality (ASQ) ( 



  • CPEnMS Certification: Must pass both Core and Industrial sections of the CPEnMS exam and submit all experience information and transcripts to IEnMP.



Learners will need to provide their own copies of:

Session Details

  • Special Discounts: Register two or more people from your organization and receive a 10% group discount. Enter the coupon code MULTI at checkout. Review coupon instructions for more information.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for ISO 50001 energy lead auditors and certified practitioners of energy management.

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What You Will Learn

  • SEP overview
  • EnPI tool
  • Auditing energy management systems
  • Energy consumption, use, and performance
  • How to verify organizational energy performance
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How You Will Benefit

  • Develop the skills needed for SEP performance verification.
  • Understand the SEP certification process and requirements as well as the SEP Performance Verifiers role and personal qualifications.
  • Learn the tools and techniques for evaluating facility energy performance.
  • Determine the validity of energy.
  • Identify appropriate timelines for evaluating energy performance.
  • Gain hands-on experience evaluating energy performance improvement through course activities based on a real-world industry case study.
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The course schedule was well-structured with a mix of lectures, class discussions, and hands-on exercises led by knowledgeable and engaging instructors.

- Abe Kani


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