RESNET (The Residential Energy Services Network) administers the HERS (Home Energy Rating System) Index, which assigns an energy efficiency rating to new and existing homes. A requirement for such programs as Energy Efficient Mortgages (EEMs), Energy Improvement Mortgages (EIMs) and Energy Star Home Certification, among others, the HERS Index is a leading energy efficiency rating system that's becoming a powerful marketing tool for builders, real estate professionals, architects and other building professionals.
As a certified HERS Rater, you can help homeowners, as well as building professionals, achieve greater energy efficiency in their buildings while helping to drive the energy efficient building industry nationwide. During the training process, you will learn basic building science principles as well as a variety of hands-on skills that will prepare you for a career in the home performance industry. Blower door testing, infrared imaging and duct leakage testing are all covered in training.
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