Be a Hero

Why Be a Home Energy Hero?

So, you can be recognized as a professional business dedicated to continuing education and providing your customers with healthy, comfortable, resilient homes.

What is the Program?

  • An easy to review web-based list for homebuyers to search for leading builders and companies that take a comprehensive team approach to constructing high quality homes.
  • Articles on the latest innovative products and methods.
  • Quick survey questions to get the pulse of homebuyers.
  • Social media to promote participating builders and contractors and outreach events.
  • Promotions and contests to get free training.
  • Participants receive logos to use on websites and marketing materials to show their dedication to continuing education.

What Do I Need to Do?

  • Participation is free with training. Simply check the consent agreement for participation in the Home Energy Heroes when you register for your first class.
  • After the first class, you will be listed on
  • Attend 3 different training courses by one or more company employees and your company will be designated a Home Energy Hero on the website and gain access to the logos for their own promotion.
  • After employees from your company attend a total of 9 classes, your company will be designated as a Super Hero and will receive the super hero badge, along with additional recognition.
  • Training is a three year cycle, so once you have been trained, you are recognized for the next three years.
  • To learn more about our training and education services and to schedule a training near you, visit the Newport Ventures website or contact us at 518-377-9410


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The Word Around Town

Real words from real customers!
  • "Science made easy and understandable. Great examples, enough detail to make me understand why this is so important."
  • “This is the best energy course I’ve attended.”
  • "We have taken several classes taught by HEH and have found them all to provide much new and important materials. No matter what the subject matter, we always leave class learning something new and beneficial."
  • “Thank you for scheduling the Energy Code training. The trainers were very informative and extremely knowledgeable, making the training very interesting. It was refreshing to have a presentation were the speakers did not read from a book. It was very beneficial for our personnel.”
  • "Thank you again for both of your seminars - they were very informative and well worth the time."
  • “A number of attendees told me that learning the science behind the code requirements and the results of not complying with the code requirements have on the life and health of the building helped turn on the light for them about the importance of the energy code.”
  • “There is a lot of new material to cover, 4 hours was a good time frame, but I feel like even more time could have been used. Overall best continuing education session I have been to on code changes.”
  • "One of the best trainings that I've been to, to the point and no baloney."
  • "Energy code is often overlooked or ignored but extremely important. It is hard to instruct people on this topic but instructor was good at passing on where, how and what to look for as we enforce."
  • Thank you for the wonderful CEU presentation yesterday. Very informative and practical!
    Rebecca LiuAssistant Project Manager
  • I had 2 folks tell me that Home Energy Heroes gives the best energy code training sessions out of all the trainings they have taken. Thanks for providing greater training to our constituents.


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