Certified Home Energy Rater Training

Advance your career in the Home Energy Rating industry by training to become a RESNET Certified HERS Home Energy Rater!

Certified HERS Home Energy Rater Course

With the increased popularity of home energy efficiency programs and more states adopting stringent energy codes that require third-party testing, the demand for RESNET Certified HERS Home Energy Raters is growing.

The SkyeTec Training Center’s RESNET Certified HERS Home Energy Rater course includes:

Six days of comprehensive classroom and in the field instruction from experienced trainers (Monday-Saturday)
HERS Training Curriculum
Building Science textbook
Building Science flash drive with hundreds of useful documents, training materials, standards, definitions, energy related terms, and much more!
Introduction to Energy Analysis software:
  • REM/rate
  • EnergyGauge
RESNET Core Exam
RESNET Practical Simulation Exam
RESCAZ Combustion Safety Written Exam
RESCAZ Combustion Safety Simulation Exam
Two probationary ratings (one from plans, one in-field confirmed)
Proctoring included. Testing fees NOT included.
All Inclusive Price: $2,999.00

Course Requirements:

Must have a lap top for studying and proctored exams, and it must be Windows based (Exams do not function on tablets)
Must download free version of energy analysis software before class start
  • EnergyGauge
  • REMrate
Must complete prerequisite study materials before class (these will be sent upon purchase of the course)
  • Energy Terms
  • Construction Terms
  • Construction Math, Formulas, Tables, and Practice Problems
  • Building Science Textbook
Must have a hard hat, safety vest, and eye protection (PPE)
  • OSHA approved hard hat
  • Traditional safety vest
  • Clear vision eye protection
Proper attire for construction related tasks must be worn
  • Casual pants or slacks
  • Polo or traditional style shirt
  • Slip resistant, sturdy shoes or boots
Must have measuring devices and compass
  • 100’ measuring tape or rolling measuring device
  • 25’ measuring tape
  • Compass or compass application on mobile phone
Must have a clipboard, calculator, and writing utensil

Upcoming HERS Rater Training Courses

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SkyeTec Training Center Cancellation Policy

All course registration payments are fully refundable if notice to cancel is received at least 1 week (7 days) prior to the class start date. SkyeTec Training Center reserves the right to cancel any course in the event of insufficient pre-registration. In that event, the course registration cost will be refunded in full.

SkyeTec Training Center does not reimburse for travel related expenses under any circumstances.
Notice to cancel must be sent in writing to