This course is for HERS Raters who earned their RESNET Certification prior to January 1, 2014 and need to learn about the new combustion safety standard.
Certified RESNET HERS Raters who participate in Combustion Appliance Zone (CAZ) Testing and Work Scope Development are eligible to become Comprehensive Home Energy Raters, or CHERS Raters. This credential is mandatory for Raters conducting combustion appliance testing or writing work scopes for repairs. This requirement extends to ENERGY STAR Version 3 homes in accordance with the HVAC System Quality Installation Rater checklist and to RESNET EnergySmart Contractor projects.
Prerequisite: RESNET HERS Rater Certification
Format: This course is available as a blended webinar, meaning that there is a 2-hour online component as well as a live field training component. Field training is required for certified HERS Raters unless they hold a current BPI Building Analyst Certification. View our nationwide field training locations by clicking the Register Now button below.
Audience: This course is ideal for certified RESNET HERS Raters who are working on ENERGY STAR Version 3 homes or EnergySmart Contractor projects.
Course Materials: On-Demand Webinar, 25-Question Practice Exam, 25-Question Written Exam, One-Month Access to ResCaz Simulation Software (not available on Mac), Interactive ResCaz Simulation Exam, Everblue Certificate of Completion
Continuing Education This course counts for 6 hours of RESNET continuing education.