Time: December 5, 2011 to December 10, 2011
Location: The Kittredge Center, Holyoke Community College, MA
Street: 303 Homestead Avenue
City/Town: Holyoke, MA 01040
Website or Map: http://www.hcc.edu/community-…
Event Type: training, certification
Organized By: Jeff Catlin
Latest Activity: Sep 20, 2011
RESNET HERS Rater Training
This course is intended to prepare students for the RESNET/Hers Rater exam. The focus of the course is:
1. An overview of basic Building Science with a house as a system approach to addressing energy efficiency
2. Pressure diagnostics including blower door and duct leakage testing
3. Combustion Safety
4. Energy Modeling
5. Hands-on field training will cover assessing, evaluating, and developing energy models on actual homes in the community. The goal will be to predict energy performance and test the data that is gathered.
The course is designed to meet the certification criteria of needing two “supervised ratings”.