Online: FirstRate5 Intermediate Workshop

Online: FirstRate5 Intermediate Workshop
4 CPD NatHERS Technical

Online: FirstRate5 Intermediate Workshop

18/08/2021 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM AEST 



This four-hour workshop, exclusive for Design Matters National accredited Thermal Performance Assessors (TPAs), and tailored for those using FirstRate5 v5.3, follows on from the Introductory workshop. Whilst the first workshop covered the basics of a domestic rating, the Intermediate will cover some additional modelling topics, including:

  • Your next door neighbour.
  • How to work smarter.
  • Keeping a roof over your head.
  • Not in my courtyard.
  • To zone, or not to zone?
  • Analytics tab.
  • More top tips.
  • Can you split this?
  • Complex errors highlighted from Design Matters National audits.

REQUIREMENTS FOR REGISTRATION: Registrants MUST have completed the Introductory workshop. Have access to a laptop with the version of FirstRate5 v5.3 that is loaded to bring to the workshop

About the Presenter


Matthew Graham
Graham Energy

Matthew Graham is Principal of Graham Energy, a Sustainable Building Specialist and subject matter expert in the Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme (NatHERS). Matthew is a highly experienced, accredited Assessor, Teacher and Mentor in AccuRate Sustainability, BERS Pro, FirstRate5 and HERO whilst contributing to the development of the industry as a Design Matters National (DMN) Technical Assessor Support Community (TASC) and NatHERS Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) member.

CPD Points: 4 NatHERS Technical CPD points. This will be recorded in Design Matters Members' CPD Manager within 5 business days following the event.

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