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Lower prices than you will find anywhere else and lots of locations ~ Slots are limited, so move quickly!

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

The discounted price goes to the first 5 students only! Now is the time to get your BPI Analyst or RESNET HERS Rater. You can’t pass up these prices. RESNET HERS Rater Training and Certification – $1,450 BPI Analyst Training and Certification – $1,300 Austin, TX Dates: RESNET HERS Rater: Aug 25-27 BPI Analyst: Aug

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BPI Analyst or RESNET HERS Rater

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

Lower prices than you will find anywhere else and lots of locations ~ Slots are limited, so move quickly! The discounted price goes to the first 5 students only! Now is the time to get your BPI Analyst or RESNET HERS Rater. You can’t pass up these prices. RESNET HERS Rater Training and Certification –

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Professional Builder Magazine Covers RESNET’s Efforts to Develop Water Efficiency Rating Index

June 25th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

RESNET has embarked on an effort to develop a Water Efficiency Rating (WER) Index.  The water rating system will be based on the RESNET HERS Index.  The goal is to have certified RESNET HERS Raters be able to produce a WER Index of a home at the same time the home is inspected and a

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HERS Rater Training-Berlin, CT July 13-18

June 23rd, 2015 - Posted by Maria Fuentes under Training Opportunities

BUILDING EFFICIENCY RESOURCES (BER) is proud to announce that we will be presenting a HERS Rater Training, July 13-18, 2015, in Berlin, CT. Registration is now open and space is limited, so please register by no later than Monday, June 29th to reserve your seat. BER’s HERS Rater training is a blend of self-guided pre-course

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International Code Council (ICC) and RESNET Posts Video for Code Officials on the HERS Index

June 23rd, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The 2015 International Energy Conservation Code ® (IECC) includes an Energy Rating Index compliance option.  Increasingly, states and local code jurisdictions are adopting the 2015 IECC with the Energy Rating Index option. RESNET and the ICC are implementing an educational effort directed at code officials on the HERS Index and the 2015 IECC Energy Rating

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Required – BPI Energy Modeling and Work Scope

June 18th, 2015 - Posted by Kelly C. under Training Opportunities

$70 off! Did you know that BPI requires that six of your 30 CEUs must be in training specific to software modeling and work scope development? We have the solution – BPI Energy Modeling and Work Scope. The price of the course is normally $249, but for this week, you get $70 off the price,

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RESNET Issues Interpretation on Defining External Shading and Shading in HERS ANSI Standard

June 18th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

There is a concern that currently RESNET accredited HERS software programs are able to account for shading from adjacent buildings, trees and shrubs in the rating process. In some interpretations, adjacent shading might be included only in the analysis of the Rated Home energy usage and not in the analysis of the Reference Home energy

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