Are You a HERS Rater? Get ENERGY STAR v3 Training Now!
Any homes permitted after January 1, 2012, that are seeking the ENERGY STAR Version 3 rating must be in full compliance with the ENERGY STAR Version 3 standards. All HERS Raters are required to complete training and testing to service and/or inspect homes that are seeking an ENERGY STAR Version 3 rating.
Course Description: Everblue offers a training and testing package for individuals seeking the ENERGY STAR Version 3 Certification. Upon completion of the training, students will be eligible to take the 50-question ENERGY STAR Version 3 exam online, in their Everblue account.
- The difference between an inefficient and efficient home is directly related to how well a house is built
- Construction techniques that do not require additional money but have a large impact on energy efficiency
- Familiarization with the largest “green” building program in the United States
- An understanding of how air moves through a building and what impact that has on comfort, health, and utility bills
Format: This 2-day course (18 hours) is available in live classroom settings and via on-demand webinar.
Audience: Everblue’s ENERGY STAR Version 3 training and testing course is designed for HERS Raters and Field Inspectors.
Course Materials: You will have access to all of the ENERGY STAR Version 3 Guidebooks, including: Building Science Introduction, Thermal Enclosure Rater Checklist, and Water Management Builder Checklist. An ENERGY STAR Version 3 certificate of completion will be issued upon successful completion of the ENERGY STAR training and testing. You will have access to all related resources in your Everblue.edu online account.
|What is an ENERGY STAR home?
||Green Building Techniques
|Energy-Efficient Building Principles
|Requirements of the ENERGY STAR Program
||Basics of Building Science