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NCBPA seeking certified HERS Rater with QAD experience in NC

August 10th, 2015 - Posted by Ryan Miller under Job Opportunities

The North Carolina Building Performance Association (NCBPA) seeks a RESNET-certified Home Energy Rater with demonstrated experience in home and building science to provide technical assistance, quality assurance, market research and development, and other services to the association’s members and industry at large to support and lead growth and development in North Carolina’s home and building

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Job Opportunity: Technical Department Manager

August 6th, 2015 - Posted by Amy Ten Broeck under Job Opportunities

About Earth Advantage Earth Advantage is a Portland-based nonprofit whose mission is to accelerate the creation of better buildings. We provide knowledge to building professionals and information to consumers through certification, research, education, and product development to move the building industry towards more sustainable practices. Visit earthadvantage.org for more information. Role Description We are looking

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New Packages and New Classes for BPI CEU Credits

August 5th, 2015 - Posted by Kelly C. under Training Opportunities

Green Training USA is making it easier for you! What is your number? How many CEU’s do you need? We have it for you! If you need the 30 CEU’s required for Recertification, if you only need 4, or anything in between, we have a package to meet your needs. Choose a pre-set CEU package

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Technical Subcommittees for RESNET Water Efficiency Rating Index Guidelines Formed

August 4th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

In many parts of the nation, water is fast becoming an increasingly expensive commodity. There is clearly a need for a system to rate the efficiency of water usage in a home. This will allow homebuyers to know how efficiently water is being used in the homes they are considering. It will also provide an

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RESNET Extends Deadlines of Required Changes to RESNET Accredited HERS Software Programs

July 30th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

RESNET accredited HERS Rating software programs are required to update their software programs to comply with: The changes to the ANSI/ RESNET Standard 301 – 2014 The interpretation on ventilation rates adopted by the RESNET Standards Development Committee 300 The hot water amendment adopted by the RESNET Standards Management Board QA software quality assurance fixes

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Proctor’s Without Borders Your Personalized Training Anytime – Anywhere

July 29th, 2015 - Posted by Kelly C. under Training Opportunities

Complete your training at your own pace and take exams when you want and where you want. No location or course dates to hold you back. You’ve NEVER seen a course like this! Not only can you take your BPI Analyst Training and Certification at your convenience – we have broken down the payments for

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RESNET Posts New User Friendly Advisory Version of Mortgage Industry National Home Energy Rating Standards

July 28th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

RESNET’s standard publication control procedures require that the RESNET Mortgage Industry National Home Energy Rating Standards only be updated once every five years.  Since RESNET’s Standards are on continuous maintenance, the Standards are continuously being amended.  The amendments are added to the Standards as addendums in the back of the standards.  Due to the dynamic

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