RESNET IS ACCEPTING COMMENTS ON Proposed Substantive Changes to MINHERS Chapter 2, Section 205.2.2 Rating Field Inspector (RFI)

RESNET no longer has technical support of JobWerks so the technical complexity and cost of managing the JobWerks platforms will outweigh the benefit of using this tool. The current language of the Standard requires use of the tool for Rating Field Inspector Candidates certification so to remedy the situation RESNET developed a simpler and less expensive graded field evaluation. The MINHERS Chapter 2, section 205 requirements must be amended to remove the requirement for JobWerks and authorize the RESNET graded field evaluation.

This amendment is of critical time importance to keep from having a lapse in the certifying of Rating Field Inspectors. The RESNET Standards Management Board authorized its implementation as an Interim Addendum. Interim addenda are effective until replaced by a Final Addendum that has been finalized through the full consensus and public comment process.

Public comments on Draft PDS-01 of amendment MINHERS Chapter 2-2013 Addendumx-2016f will be accepted for 30 days from posting on RESNET’s website.

To submit your comments click on RESNET Amendment Comment Online Form.

Comments are posted real time and you will be able to review comments that were submitted by clicking on Comments Submitted on Draft PDS-01 of amendment MINHERS Chapter 2-2013 Addendum x-2016f

Comments will be accepted only on the changes to the previously published draft PDS-02 of the proposed amendment and indicated by strike (delete)/underline (add) in draft PDS-03.

The public comment period will be open until December 3rd.

After the comment period, the RESNET Standard Development Committee 200 will consider and document each of the comments submitted and make appropriate changes. The revised proposed amendment then will be submitted to the RESNET Standard Management Board for final approval.