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Insulation and Radiant Barrier Evaluation
CEUs: 0.5 ICC | 5 ESC | 5 RESNET
This online, on-demand training class will be of interest to Insulation Installers, HERS Raters, RFIs, Code Officials, and General Contractors. The amount of items and standards to be considered and evaluated when determining the quality of a residential insulation job or the installation of radiant barriers is surprising. The installation, the application, and the specific materials used all have their own set of requirements. After those have been met, the installation itself must be evaluated to determine the quality of that installation. Insulation and Radiant Barrier Evaluation walks you through all these considerations and explains how Grading works for insulation and radiant barrier installations according to the ANSI/RESNET/ICC 301 Standard.
Our electronically connected world has changed many things, including how to access what you need to learn in the time that you have available. The online, on-demand courses on EnergySmart Institute (ESI) are developed by certified instructors and industry leading professionals who have first-hand knowledge of their subject matter.
ESI takes great pride that national organizations like the International Code Council, the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET), the US Green Building Council and the US EPA ENERGY STAR® program recognize the educational quality offered in our online, on-demand courses.
There is an urgent national and international need to construct or rebuild housing, especially in light of the incredible magnitude of damage from recent disasters. Job growth for certified home energy raters and rating field inspectors is rapidly increasing, especially now that certified raters can perform energy code compliance inspections as part of the recent national and international codes. Programs such as LEED® for Homes and ENERGY STAR® rely on certified home energy raters to test, inspect and verify compliance with requirements.
If the world is to move from energy waste and inadequate, unsafe buildings into a more sustainable and resilient future then home energy raters, rating field inspectors and other professionals will be relied upon to help facilitate these changes.
ESI has courses specifically applicable for residential home energy raters, energy auditors and residential field inspectors (RFIs).
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