NHER Accreditation Scheme Scotland

On 26th September 2016 the NHER EPC accreditation scheme transferred to Elmhurst Energy Systems. For new membership enquiries please contact Elmhurst at www.elmhurstenergy.co.uk. This website will be updated in due course. 

The NHER Accreditation Scheme is an approved protocol organisation as recognised by the Scottish
Building Standards and operates the NHER Accreditation Scheme for Energy Assessments in Scotland.
Anyone with the DEA (Domestic Energy Assessor), OCDEA (On Construction Domestic Energy
Assessor) or NDEA (Non Domestic Energy Assessor or Commercial Energy Assessor) qualification
can join free of charge. 

If you are already approved with another protocol organisation you can apply to join our Scheme in
Scotland. Energy Action Scotland also offer training leading to Domestic Energy Assessor accreditation
in Scotland. For more information, visit the EAS website or telephone 0141 226 3064.

Benefits of joining the NHER Accreditation Scheme (Scotland)

  • Comprehensive Insurance

    Most reports are covered by our comprehensive Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance
    at no extra cost. Please see our application form for details.

  • Easy to use software

    You will gain access to our easy-to-use, industry leading software available 24/7 on the NES one portal.

  • Access to NES Touch 

    As a member of the NHER Accrediation Scheme, DEAs will be able to use our mobile app, NES Touch, to undertake and lodge EPCs. Click here to find out more

  • Business support

    You will benefit from our promotion of your services to potential clients, networking support and other
    business assistance. Take a look at our Find an Assessor service.

  • Volume discounts

    As you register more EPCs during your membership of the scheme the cost per report will reduce.

  • On-demand technical support

    You will have access to a dedicated Technical Support team to answer your queries – whether they
    are about our software systems or report conventions. For more details click here.

  • Technical Bulletins

    You will receive regular copies of our Technical Bulletins keeping members abreast of legislation,
    methodology conventions and tips on using our software. Click here for a sample bulletin.

  • CPD support

    You will be given full CPD support and advice, including reduced rates on NES training courses.
    Browse our training and CPD courses here.

  • Online storage

    You will be able to upload inspection records, photos and other information and store it in a secure area
    with full daily backups. This simplifies audit and complaint investigation procedures, and is in addition to
    your own record keeping requirements.

  • Monitoring and compliance support

    You will be supported throughout our monitoring and compliance checks, secure in the knowledge that
    your energy certificates and surveys are of the highest quality so people can act with confidence on the
    recommendations contained within them.

  • Logos and branding

    Members will have access to logos for use on stationery, business cards and other branded items. 

The Membership team can answer any queries you may have about joining the scheme or your ongoing
membership - call us on 01908 442277 or email membership@nesltd.co.uk.

Contact us

Call: 01908 442240