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BIT 152 HERS I, Field Verification and Diagnostic Testing for Code Compliance

Units: 3

Hours: 45 hours LEC; 27 hours LAB

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: BIT 150

This course is an introduction to the California Home Energy Rating System (HERS) and prepares students to obtain certification as a HERS I rater. The HERS I certification allows certified individuals to verify certain energy efficiency measures of newly constructed buildings and alterations to existing buildings for compliance with the California Energy Code.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1 Explain the purpose and history of the Home Energy Rating System in the State of California