Training and education

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BER registered Assessors have proven competence to undertake and provide Building Energy Ratings (BERs) and accompanying Advisory Reports to a consistently high standard.   In order to become a BER registered assessor it is necessary to pass the BER Assessor exam.  SEAI regularly updates the domestic and non-domestic BER Examinations to reflect the current methodology and guidelines. Registered BER assessors must pass the relevant examination every two years to maintain their registration.  
Post date: 18 Jun 2009
Type: Link

Post date: 17 Jun 2009
Type: Link

IDA ICE is a dynamic multi-zone simulation application for accurate study of thermal indoor climate of individual zones as well as the energy consumption of entire buildings.Version 4 will bereleased in August 2009
Post date: 16 Jun 2009
Type: Tool

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Post date: 15 Jun 2009
Type: Event

Friendly House is a nationwide educational programme focused on improving the energy efficiency in buildings. The scope of the program is energy efficient design, modernization, and exploitation of buildings. The actions include promotion of building certification implemented by the European directive 2002/91/EC as well. The programme targets private and corporate investors, tenants, building managers, local authority officers, key professional groups and media.
Post date: 13 Jun 2009
Type: Case

Post date: 12 Jun 2009
Type: Tool

Year of construction:    1924 Year of renovation (start):  2006-2007 Number of storey:   1 Heated volume   Approx 6000 m3 Cubic contents, volume  Approx 6150 m3 Gross area    600 m2 Living area Floor area (heated space)  550 m2 (net) Window/glass areas   5 % 4.1.2. Site The church is located in a mountain valley in the centre of Norway’s Southern part, located by the railway line half way between Oslo and Bergen and only minutes form the popular winter ski resort Geilo. 60 degrees North, 8 degrees East.
Post date: 12 Jun 2009
Type: Case

The Ecobuildings project BRITA in PuBs was started in May 2004 to increase the market penetration of innovative and effective retrofit solutions in order to improve energy efficiency and implement renewables with moderate additional costs. As main topic the exemplary retrofit of 8 demonstration public buildings in the four participating European regions (North, Central, South, East) was realised. By choosing public buildings of different types such as colleges, cultural centres, nursing homes, university buildings and churches etc.
Post date: 12 Jun 2009
Type: Case