Benchmark Projects

SmartRate now offer assessors the opportunity to complete a benchmark project in their own time to verify they are using their preferred NatHERS software tool or undertaking a Section J / DTS assessment correctly.

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NatHERS Software Courses

SmartRate offers training in NatHERS Software around Australia.

Our training is delivered in a classroom environment face to face with small class sizes and trainer, Michael Plunkett, providing one on one care and attention to participants.

Courses are available in BERS Pro, FirstRate5 and Accurate Sustainability where participants will learn how to model single storey houses, two storey houses and units.

Our software training is ideal for new new entrants that covers all of the basic techniques required to correctly use your preferred software tool

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


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

To see the schedule of upcoming courses click here

Short Courses

SmartRate offers a range of short courses.

These short courses build on knowledge gained in your initial NatHERS software tool training and earn technical CPD points for ABSA and BDAV accredited assessors.

Courses scheduled for 2019 :