The UK’s largest training and accreditation scheme for energy and retrofit assessors.


We provide expert qualification training, to ensure that individuals have everything they need to build a successful career in energy assessment.


Elmhurst’s approved accreditation schemes deliver unrivalled technical support and guidance directly to our members. 


Our cutting edge desktop and mobile software has been developed with the end user in mind; we ensure that members can do more in less time.

Who are Elmhurst Energy 

Elmhurst Energy is the industry’s leading provider of energy assessment and property professional training, software and accreditation. Established back in 1993, we have trained and qualified thousands of energy assessors and have built a reputation as the authoritative voice in the energy efficiency industry.

Our engaging training courses and first class technical support are frequently cited as the reasons people choose to train and accredit with us

Years Established


Training with Elmhurst 


Elmhurst provides a wide range of property professional qualifications and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses.

We are renowned for our professional approach to training, with all
courses delivered by expert trainers who have real industry experience.

Our training is delivered at a pace to suit all individuals, ensuring that anyone who attends leaves feeling confident about putting what they’ve learned into practice.

Many of our courses are delivered in partnership with professional awarding bodies such as City & Guilds and the Awarding Body of the Built Environment (ABBE); the qualifications you receive are recognised across the industry!

Delivering Green Homes Grant Skills Training

Elmhurst was selected to deliver government funded training to help support the Green Homes Grant scheme as well as other initiatives. 

This government funded training will provide an opportunity for those not currently in employment to gain new skills in energy and retrofit assessment, which will help them to build an exciting new career.

Don’t Just Take our Word for it

“Hugely impressed by not only the content and structure, but also our trainer. Denise was incredibly professional- she is knowledgeable and extremely engaging, approachable, easy to listen to and concise when responding to queries. Superb!.”


“I thought the online course was a fantastic and innovative way of completing the DEA course. Elmhurst has accommodated a new way of learning and implemented robust procedures to ensure consistency in quality”


“The course was packed full of everything you need to know to become a Domestic Energy Assessor and the course tutor was very engaging and enthusiastic and he explained everything in detail giving me the confidence to complete my portfolio and gain the qualification.”


Accreditation with Elmhurst 


In order to lodge/submit energy performance certificates and retrofit assessments you will need to join an approved accreditation scheme.

For those who have undertaken the government funded training you will be eligible to accredit as a Domestic Energy Assessor (DEA) and Retrofit Assessor, Free of Charge.

If you are looking for a scheme which offers competitive lodgement fees, market leading software, professional technical support, opportunities to enhance your skills, as well as the tools to build a competitive business, then Elmhurst Energy is the accreditation scheme for you.

  •  Access to professional, easy to use online and mobile software 
  •  Market leading technical support you can rely on
  •  Links to supporting documents through our secure members area (Access Elmhurst)
  •  An extensive range of CPD courses, including online webinars and regional events- discounted for Elmhurst’s Members
  •  Marketing Material to help you sell your services
  •  Regular updates through newsletters, and industry news to keep you ahead of your competitors
  •  Opportunities to expand into different areas of energy assessment through Elmhurst’s training courses and schemes
  •  Free CPD hours delivered through technical bulletins, newsletters and networking events
  •  Free Professional Indemnity (PI) and Public Liability (PL) Insurance (cover up to £10m)