Certificate IV in NatHERS Assessment (CPP41212)

This nationally recognised qualification is now available from SmartRate.

The qualification is offered throughout Australia in association with our partner, Education in Building (RTO 32418) and can be attained by RPL Assessment or classroom based face to face training.

For information on this qualification please click here.

NEW - SmartRate Webinar Series - NEW

SmartRate now offer assessors and industry stakeholders a series of one hour webinars throughout the year that cover a wide range of topics including tips & tricks on how to get the best out of your preferred NatHERS Software tool.

The first 2 webinars have been scheduled for October and November 2016 and look at aspects of FirstRate5 5.2.3b and BERS Pro v4.3.

Each webinar runs for an hour commencing at 1:00pm AEDT (east coast daylight saving time).

To access the webinar, participants only need to have a computer with internet access.

All webinars are recorded and will be available to view after completion of the webinar for those who have attended and will be available for purchase for those unable to attend.

Accredited assessors will earn 1 CPD point upon completion of a simple task after the webinar.

Cost is $44.00 (incl GST) and we have set the maximum number of participants for each webinar at 25.

To check on the schedule of upcoming webinars - click here

NatHERS Software - Assess Complex Residential Buildings Course

SmartRate, in association with our partner - Education in Building (RTO 32418) is now offering an advanced NatHERS Software Course.

Participants attending this course will learn how to model complex buildings and non standard materials.

It is delivered online with participants required to attend 6 online sessions and complete assignment work in their preferred NatHERS software tool.

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive a Statement of Attainment for 1 unit from the Certificate IV of NatHERS Assessment (CPP41212) issued by our partner, Education in Building (RTO 32418):

  • CPPHSA5001A - Assess Thermal Performance of Complex Residential Buildings

The course is ideal for existing assessors who wish to improve their knowledge and skills in the assessment of complex residential buildings and specialist materials.

It is also suitable for assessors who wish to be licenced and practice in the ACT.

Completion of this course earns CPD points for ABSA and BDAV accredited assessors.

Note : Course fees are GST exempt

For details on the course click here

BERS Pro v4.3 Training now available

Now that BERS Pro v4.3.0.1 (3.13) is fully accredited for use under NatHERS, we are pleased to be able to offer training in this software tool again.

Courses have been scheduled in Brisbane and  Sydney in October and November.

For more information and to enrol please click here.  

FirstRate5 Training - Hobart 13 &14 October

Participants attending this 2 day course will learn how to use FirstRate5 software and how to apply it to a range of projects.

Upon successful completion of this course and NatHERS Software Level 2 - FirstRate5, participants will receive a Statement of Attainment for 2 units from the Certificate 4 of NatHERS Assessment (CPP41212):

  • CPPHSA4020A - Operate computer systems to support NatHERS assessment
  • CPPHSA4012A - Conduct NatHERS assessment of planned residential buildings

The course is ideal for new entrants to the profession.

Course assessment includes classroom based activities and assignment work

For more details please click here

Short Courses

SmartRate offers a range of short courses.

We also offer courses in how to complete BCA Volume 1 Section J Assessments and BCA Volume 2 Deemed to Satisfy Assessments are now available.

Courses are scheduled around Australia. To see what courses are available in your region or to register your interest to attend please click here.

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