NatHERS Software Courses

SmartRate offers training in NatHERS Software around Australia.

Courses are available in BERS Pro, FirstRate5 and Accurate Sustainability.

Participants attending these courses will learn how to model single storey and two storey houses and units. The modelling of complex buildings and non standard materials is covered.

Software training is offered in 2 levels -

  • Basic course - introductory course for new entrants that covers all of the basic techniques required to correctly use your preferred software tool
  • Intermediate course - this course builds on the skills learnt in the Basic course and includes the modelling of more complex buildings

Upon successful completion of both courses, participants will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment for 3 Units of Competency from the Certificate 4 of NatHERS Assessment (CPP41212):

  • CPPHSA4020A - Operate computer systems to support NatHERS assessment
  • CPPHSA4012A - Conduct NatHERS assessment of planned residential buildings
  • CPPHSA4013A - Conduct NatHERS assessment of existing residential buildings

These courses are ideal for new entrants to the profession and existing assessors who wish to improve their knowledge and skills.

Courses are scheduled around Australia and we also are able to do one on one courses or in house training on request.

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If you have any quesitons please complete an Enquiry Form and we will get back to you.

To see the schedule of upcoming courses click here


SmartRate Webinar Series

Missed the last webinar?

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 webinar - "How to use BERS Pro v4.3 when Zoning Your Project" is now available online to view and earn CPD points.

How To use BERS Pro when Zoning Your Project from SmartRate on Vimeo.

Cost is $33.00 (incl GST) and provides access for 30 days.

To access the video click here


Our Office is Moving

Please note that our office address is now Unit 7 / 62 - 64 Emu Bay Road Deloraine.

Our phone numbers are the same.


Assess Complex Residential Buildings Course

SmartRate is now offering advanced Software Courses in BERS Pro, FirstRate5 and Accurate Sustainability.

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

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment for 1 unit of competency from the Certificate IV of NatHERS Assessment (CPP41212):

  • 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.

For details on the course 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.