RESNET® HERS Rater Courses

Scott Doyle, EnergyLogic Academy Instructor

With state and local jurisdictions adopting performance based codes, the MLS systems publishing ratings with home listings, and the demand for HERS energy ratings growing in the home performance industry, RESNET’s challenge is keeping up with the demand for trustworthy and quality technicians. This valuable skill is the perfect addition to any residential construction professional’s services.

What services can you provide as a RESNET Certified HERS rater?

  • Ensure new homes meet highest standard of building
  • Help homeowners with performance improvements
  • Support builders from verifying plans to code compliance


RESNET® HERS Rater Training Combo
Phase 1 & 2

The HERS Rater training combo package offers candidates seeking HERS Rater Certification an option to purchase both phases at a discounted price. The phase two live training date is selected by the student from any of the available scheduled offerings. Click here for more information >>


RESNET® HERS Rater Training Phase 1

The first phase of HERS Rater training covers all the classroom knowledge of a HERS Rater with 24 self-paced modules.  This course is the first step to becoming a certified HERS Rater. It is also applicable to professionals who want to understand the applied building science of home energy efficiency, but do not intend on becoming a certified HERS Rater.  Click here for more information >>


RESNET® HERS Rater Training Phase 2

The second phase of HERS Rater Training includes hands-on practice with  inspection and diagnostic testing equipment required to perform a HERS Rating. This training program is for students who have completed our phase one course (or equivalent from elsewhere ) and intend on achieving certification. This course involves extensive field work and training with industry equipment. Click here for more information >>


RESNET® HERS Rater Supplement for BPI Building Analysts

This course is designed to assist BPI Building Analysts to get certified as a HERS Rater. It is a modified version of the HERS Rater Training Combo training with a significantly shorter phase one training and a modified field training.  Click here for more information >>


RESNET® Rating Field Inspector Training

The Rating Field Inspector is the entry level certification for the Home Energy Rating System (HERS). This training is ideal for people that are looking to enter into the HERS industry at a less technical position. Click here for more information >>