Education and Resources

We offer training and technical resources in support of the commercial provisions of the WSEC. Check this webpage periodically for updates.


In response to recommendations by the WA State Department of Public Health regarding the COVID-19 outbreak, we will be offering an all virtual training program in 2021. 


2021 WABO (Virtual) Annual Education Institute - March 15th and 16th, 2021

  • 2018 WSEC Commercial
    • Cool Tool - Online Resources for 2018 WSEC Commercial Compliance Verification
    • Where to focus your compliance review and verification "energy" for the 2018 WSEC Commerical (Season 2!)
  • Refer to the WABO website for information about how to REGISTER for this event.


2021 Webinar Training Series for the 2018 WSEC Commercial Provisions - Stay tuned for dates and topics!



Fact Sheets

Commissioning Fact Sheet (PDF 2.6 MB)

Commissioning significantly increases the likelihood that technical details such as system configurations and flow rates, occupancy and temperature settings, and record drawings are correct and complete. Getting these technical details right can have a significant impact on the long-term performance of the building systems. Commissioning requirements in the WSEC elevate the priority for this important step in the construction process. This fact explains the basics of commissioning and when it is required per the WSEC.

Technical Resources

What is Total System Peformance Ratio (TSPR)?

This resource provides a general overview of the purpose of this new requirement and how this performance ratio is calculated.