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.

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 September and October.

For more information and to enrol please click here.  


SmartRate, in association with 4M Australia, is proud to offer a 1 day course in FINE4Rate, a customised BIM application for the NatHERS thermal comfort modelling environment. The software brings the power and speed of BIM to all Energy Assessors that using the AccuRateSustainability software.

For more details please click here

Short Courses

SmartRate offers a range of short courses.

We offer an advanced course in BERS Pro v4.3.0.1, FirstRate5 5.2.3a and Accurate Sustainability SP3 for users who have completed training in a NatHERS Software tool.

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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