Renewal of a CRES credential for another three years requires:
·Completion and documentation of two additional energy efficiency activities
·At least one of the new energy efficiency activities must document direct energy savings in one or more refrigeration facilities. Your energy efficiency actitivities must be submitted at least 60 days prior to your CRES Certification expiration date.
·Documentation of 24 Professional Development Hours (PDHs) related to energy use in refrigeration systems. At least 12 of the 24 required PDHs must be related to refrigeration system operations and at least 6 PDHs must focus on topics related to energy efficiency in refrigeration systems.
All PDH documents and energy efficiency activities must be submitted to the RETA Certification Database (RCD).
Click here to access the RETA Certification Database (RCD) login
Click here for the certification renewal application on the Recertification website page.