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Become a HERS Rater with the Northeast HERS Alliance!

October 6th, 2016 - Posted by Betsy Ames under Posts and Views, Rater Information, Training Opportunities

Online Component: Weekdays January 23 – February 3, 2017, 9am-12pm 5-Day Classroom/Field Training: February 13-17, 2017, 8:30am-5pm Training Fee is $2495 (Early Bird Discount: Register by January 6th and get $100 off!) and includes $1895 for the combined online and classroom components and all four RESNET exam fees, a $600 value. The training includes: a

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Marketing HERS Ratings

March 14th, 2011 - Posted by Anthony Davis under Rater Information, RESNET News

You’ve probably seen him at the RESNET Conference, or just about any other event involving HERS Raters. In this video, Training and Rating Provider Brett Dillon, of IBS Advisors, LLC, talks about the right way to market HERS Ratings: For more information about IBS Advisors, visit http://www.ibsadvisorsllc.com, or you can join in on our Facebook

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Letter to Home Energy Raters from USGBC LEED for Homes

December 21st, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Hot Topics, Rater Information, RESNET News

Since its launch in 2008, the LEED for Homes program has experienced outstanding growth.  To date, LEED for Homes has registered more than 30,000 homes nationwide and seen over 9,000 units achieve certification so far.  The LEED for Homes growth curve continues to accelerate, with a major percentage of those numbers coming this year alone.

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Pennsylvania Energy Efficient New Homes Program Driven by RESNET Ratings

December 21st, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Hot Topics, Rater Information, RESNET News, RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - December 2010

The Pennsylvania Energy Efficient New Homes Program encourages builders to build and consumers to buy new energy efficient homes within Met-Ed, Penelec, and Penn Power utility service territories. To qualify for the Pennsylvania program, a home must be at least 15 percent more energy efficient than the service area’s current local building codes require. Homes

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Raters Can Receive Required Professional Development Training by Attending the 2011 RESNET Building Performance Conference

December 21st, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Rater Information, RESNET News, RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - December 2010, RESNET Notes - January 2011

Effective on January 1, 2010, RESNET standards require that certified raters must meet professional development requirements every three years. Certified raters can meet this new requirement by attending sessions of the 2011 RESNET Building Performance Conference. RESNET has adopted new procedures for documenting attendance of conference sessions. The conference program will contain a space by

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RESNET Posts Rater Professional Development Training Opportunities

December 21st, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Energy Auditor Information, Rater Information, RESNET News, RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - December 2010

RESNET’s standards require that certified Home Energy Raters receive professional development training to maintain their certification.  This training can be met by one of the following options: Complete 18 hours of refresher course(s) offered by a RESNET Accredited Training Provider every three years. Documentation of 18 hours of attendance at a RESNET Building Performance Conference

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Lincoln, NE rater James Lamb severely injured on service trip

December 7th, 2010 - Posted by Brian Christensen under Rater Information, RESNET News

For any of you who know James Lamb, he was severely injured in a head-on collision while on a service trip to Mexico. For more information and to share your good wishes with the family, see the following website: http://www.caringbridge.org/visit/jameslamb This post was submitted by Brian Christensen.