Advanced Rater Training Program

May 26, 2016

At the center of one of the most rapidly growing energy efficiency markets in the nation, Southern California’s home energy ratings industry relies on an especially well-trained community of building and energy professionals. To help them stay up-to-date with the latest industry standards and technologies, California’s Advanced Rater Training program offered energy professionals in-depth continuing education opportunities that equipped them to better implement energy efficiency programs and drive code compliance.

Offered both in-person and online, the classes gave HERS raters, energy analysts and other residential construction professionals the tools they needed to overcome a variety of technical and administrative challenges on the road to maximizing energy savings in their projects.

Our talented and experienced training staff covered a myriad of topics, some of which included modern technology, codes and installation techniques, and design approaches. In conjunction with Wollin Group, Inc., Benningfield Group staff delivered the following training sessions in the Southern California Gas Co. territory:

  • Quality Insulation Installation
  • Airflow Diagnostics
  • Residential Ventilation
  • Residential Air Sealing
  • Building Pressure
  • Measurement and Diagnostics
  • EPA 608 Study Sessions
  • ACCA Manual J/S/D HVAC Design
  • Refrigerant Charge Verification Protocols
  • Window Performance Essentials