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Contents and methodology

Our courses are designed to give a competitive advantage: attendees gain the skills, knowledge, and insights to better understand the principles of heat loss calculations and the organisation of an EN 16247/ISO 50002 aligned and standardised thermal energy audit.

The training offers an inspiring and fruitful interaction with some of the best experts and technical insulation professionals: all courses are practical, and ‘hands-on’, taught by industry experts, in a collaborative and open environment enabling industry peers to exchange ideas and knowledge.



5-day training schedule
Monday to Friday  

FIW München Laboratories
Lochhamer Schlag 4
82166 Gräfelfing


The course offers a range of benefits including:

  • Face-to-face interactive training
  • Complete simulation of a TIPCHECK
  • Practical workshops
  • Small class sizes
  • Industry professionals as trainers
  • Checklists, guidelines and templates


Candidates who successfully complete the programme and pass the final exam receive 

  • TIPCHECK engineer certificate
  • TIPCHECK calculator licence
  • TIPCHECK Creator & TIPCHECK Viewer
  • TIPCHECK Estimator
  • TBI-Software Annual Licence
  • Post-training technical support
  • Regular online refresher trainings


1. About EiiF and TIPCHECK

2. TIPCHECK training & simulation

  • TIPCHECK marketing & sales
  • TIPCHECK execution and project management (EN 16247/ISO 50002)
  • How to measure (incl. an introduction to thermography)
  • How to calculate heat losses with the TIPCHECK calculator software
  • Rules of Thumb to quickly estimate saving potentials
  • How to write and present a TIPCHECK report

3. TIPCHECK insulation theory

  • Thermal conductivity and basic principles of heat loss calculations
  • Insulation materials and their application (overview)
  • Processes & components offering saving potentials

4. TBI introduction

  • TBI-App and TBI-Software introduction
  • How to perform a TBI-Inspection
  • How to generate and present a TBI-Report

5. Guided tour: FIW München laboratories