In California HERS Raters have typically focused on Title 24 Part 6, Verification and field diagnostic testing. HERS Raters need to add Pressure Diagnostics to their skill sets and to improve their ability to perform residential diagnostics and identify deficiencies within the existing housing stock.
This Pressure Diagnostics training not only discusses infiltration, it is designed to provide a background for pressure boundary, dominate duct leakage, air pathways and room pressure imbalances and provides an introduction to Combustion Appliance Zone diagnostic techniques.
The Building Energy Science Series is designed for classroom based interactive training. Wollin Group Inc. provides a Pressure Diagnostics training manual that the attendee can take with them.