Course detail

Energy Audit of Buildings

FAST-NTB029Acad. year: 2024/2025

Legislative requirements for the use of an energy audit and energy assessment.
Energy balance in audit.
Energy balance in the assessment.
Environmental impacts in the audit and in the assessment.
The economy in the audit and in the assessment.
Energy audit in the EU.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.


Institute of Building Services (TZB)

Entry knowledge

Energy Rating of Buildings,heating, ventilation, building physics, sanitary, cooling and wiring.

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.


Not applicable.

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Stavební tepelná technika a energetika budov

Vaverka J., Hirš J., Skotnicová I.



ISBN 80-214-2910-0


ASHRAE GreenGuide

The Design, Construction, and Operation of Sustainable Buildings

Collective of authors

American Society of Heating, refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.


ISBN 978-1-9337 42-85-4


Tepelná akumulace budov

Jaroslav Řehánek



ISBN 80-86364-59-3


Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme NPC-SIS Master's, 2. year of study, winter semester, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



39 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1. Entering the building, the choice of input data and boundary conditions, a description of the initial state 2. Development of curricula energy audit. 3. Development of curricula energy assessment. 4. The calculation of the balance of energy flow in an energy audit. 5. The calculation of the balance of energy flow in the energy assessment. 6. Monitoring, measurement and analysis. 7. Calculation of emissions and environmental impact. 8. Economic evaluation of an energy audit and assessment. 9. Basic skills in BIM methodology. 10. Basic skills in BREEAM method.