Course Description

HERS Training Provider

North 39 Energy

Megan is an experienced energy rating professional and HERS and LEED for Homes QAD. Megan has provided training internationally for both HERS and LEED coursework.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • A message from the instructor

    • RESNET Standards

    • RESNET Website Link

  • 2

    Introduction to the HERS Rating

    • Introduction to HERS Rating PDF Slides

    • HERS Training Introduction Lesson

    • Introduction to HERS Rating Quiz

  • 3

    Introduction to Residential Energy

    • HERS Introduction to Residential Energy PDF Slides

    • Introduction to Residential Energy Lesson

    • Introduction to Residential Energy Quiz

  • 4

    Energy Principles

    • HERS Energy Principles PDF Slides

    • Energy Principles Lesson

    • Energy Principles Quiz

  • 5

    Energy & The Building Shell

    • HERS Building Shell PDF Slides

    • Energy & The Building Shell Lesson

    • Building Shell Quiz

  • 6

    Insulation

    • HERS Insulation PDF Slides

    • Insulation Lesson

    • Insulation Quiz

  • 7

    Windows and Doors

    • HERS Windows & Doors PDF Slides

    • Windows Lesson

    • Windows & Doors Quiz

  • 8

    Building and Duct Leakage

    • HERS Building & Duct Leakage PDF Slides

    • Building and Duct Leakage Lesson

    • Building & Duct Leakage Quiz

  • 9

    Heating System

    • HERS Heating System PDF Slides

    • Heating System Lesson

    • Heating System Quiz

  • 10

    Water Heating

    • HERS Water Heating Slides

    • Water Heating Lesson

    • Water Heating System Quiz

  • 11

    Cooling Systems

    • HERS Cooling System PDF Slides

    • Cooling Systems Lesson

    • Cooling System Quiz

  • 12

    Lighting and Appliances

    • HERS Lights and Appliances PDF Slides

    • Lights and Appliances Lesson

    • Product Finder Demo

    • Lights and Appliances Quiz

  • 13

    Ventilation

    • HERS Ventilation PDF Slides

    • Ventilation Lesson

    • Ventilation Quiz

  • 14

    Rating Procedures

    • HERS Data Collection PDF Slides

    • Rating Procedures Data Collection Lesson

    • HERS Geometry and Calculation Guidelines PDF Slides

    • Geometry and Calculation Guidelines Lesson

    • HERS Insulation Inspection PDF Slides

    • ENERGY STAR v3 Rater Checklists - Reference

    • Insulation Inspection Lesson

    • HERS Blower Door Testing PDF Slides

    • Blower Door Testing Lesson

    • HERS Duct Leakage Testing PDF Slides

    • Duct Leakage Testing Lesson

    • ANSI/RESNET/ICC Air Testing Procedures - Reference

  • 15

    CAZ Testing

    • HERS CAZ Testing PDF Slides

    • CAZ Testing Lesson

  • 16

    Exam Info and Preparation - CAZ Simulation Exam

    • CAZ Simulation Exam - Overview

    • CAZ Simulation Exam - ACC CAZ Help and Reference Guide

    • CAZ Simulation Exam - RESCAZ Help Guide

  • 17

    Exam Info and Preparation - RESNET Rater Simulation Exam

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - Step by Step Guide

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - General and Measurement

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - Slab Floor

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - Foundation Walls

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - Above Grade Walls

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - Rim and Band

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - Frame Floor

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - Doors, Windows and Skylights

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - Roof & Ceiling

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - Air Leakage

    • RESNET Rater Simulation - Heating

  • 18

    Exam Info and Preparation - Rater Standard Exam

    • HERS Practice Exam Questions

  • 19

    Overview for 2 Probationary Ratings

    • HERS Rater Training - Probationary Rating Instructions

  • 20

    Ekotrope Software Training

    • Ekotrope Rater Demo

    • Ekotrope Rater Demo

    • Ekotrope Rater Demo

    • Ekotrope Rater Demo

    • Ekotrope Rater Demo

    • Ekotrope Rater Demo

    • Using Ekotrope Libraries

    • Using Ekotrope Libraries

    • Using Ekotrope Libraries

    • Using Ekotrope Libraries

    • Ekotrope Quick Results

    • Ekotrope Quick Results

  • 21

    Probationary Rating #1

    • Practice Rating #1 Instructions

    • Practice Rating #1 Building Plans

    • Practice Rating #1 Elevations

    • Practice Rating #1 Sections

    • Practice Rating #1 Lanscape Plan

    • Practice Rating #1 Structural Plans

    • Practice Rating #1 SIPS Walls

  • 22

    Probationary Rating #2

    • Lower Level Floor Plan

    • Upper Level Floor Plan

    • Roof Plan

    • Sections 1

    • Sections 2

    • Sections 1

    • Elevations 1

    • Elevations 2

    • Elevations 3

    • Window Schedule

    • Details 1

    • Details 1

    • Details 2

    • Insulation Specs