Online: FirstRate5 Intermediate Workshop

Online: FirstRate5 Intermediate Workshop
4 CPD NatHERS Technical

FirstRate5 Intermediate Workshop

31/03/2022 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM



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


Matthew Graham
Graham Energy

Matthew Graham is Principal of Graham Energy and is considered to be a subject matter expert in the Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme. Matthew is a long-term accredited TPA, Training and recognised Mentor in AccuRate, BERS Pro and FirstRate5.


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

Cancellation Policy: We know that situations sometimes arise preventing you from attending. However, Design Matters does incur costs in organising these events. If you find you cannot attend, cancellation fees may apply.

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