Becoming a Certified RESNET HERS Rater


As detailed on our Why Become a Certified HERS Rater? page, Certified RESNET Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Raters are qualified professionals who offer a variety of valuable services to their clients.

To earn certification, Rater candidates must complete the following:

Exams :



Provisional Ratings :


  • Complete 5 Provisional HERS ratings
    • 2 Provisional-Projected Ratings from Plans
    • 3 Provisional-Confirmed Ratings on completed homes

For professionals looking to become a Certified HERS Rater, Building Efficiency Resources is proud to offer multiple paths to becoming Certified. For more information on these paths, please click on the corresponding image below.
Hybrid Online/Classroom HERS Rater Training Self-Guided Independent HERS Rater Training Provisional Rater Training Certification Mentorship
Hybrid Online/Classroom
HERS Rater Training
Self-Guided Independent
HERS Rater Training
Provisional Rater Training
Certification Mentorship