ENERGY STAR Multifamily New Construction Rater Training


This training is for ENERGY STAR Multifamily New Construction. We will cover a broad array of topics including program requirements & guidance, rater checklists, and ENERGY STAR partner resources. The test will be given following the final day of training.

ENERGY STAR / the EPA requires all people completing the third-party verification of ENERGY STAR Multifamily New Construction be certified as a Rater or Approved Inspector and have successfully completed an EPA-recognized training class (as this class is).

For multifamily homes attempting to meet Section 45L (Tax Credit for Energy Efficient New Homes of the Inflation Reduction Act), after 01/01/2023 the base level tax credit of $500 (or $2,500 when prevailing wage requirements are met) will be tied to ENERGY STAR certification.


Classes will be Wednesday through Friday from 10 AM EST to 2:30 PM EST.

The exam will be available following the class. Exams can be done on your own time and has a 2-Hour time limit. The exam should be completed within 30 days of completing the course.

Required training by ENERGY STAR program:

  • Single-Family:
    • ENERGY STAR Certified Homes training or
    • ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Caribbean training
      • For individuals who will primarily be working in Puerto Rico or the U.S. Virgin Islands, it is recommended that they complete training using these materials instead of the ENERGY STAR Certified Homes  materials.
  • Multifamily:
    • ENERGY STAR Certified Homes training, and
    • ENERGY STAR Multifamily New Construction (MFNC) Version 1 training (to certify MFNC projects on or after January 1, 2020)

Please enter the following information into the Notes section in your cart:

RTIN #/ RFI # / HERS Modeler # (enter N/A if you are not certified)

Provider (N/A if you don’t have a provider)


Additional information


Wednesday through Friday 3/6/2024 – 3/8/2024