Passivhaus Affiliate

Passivhaus Events 

AECB CarbonLite Retrofit Training

AECB CarbonLite Retrofit Training

Date: Continuous enrollment Time: Flexible
Location: Online Cost: £410+VAT

AECB's cutting edge advanced retrofit training course is more flexible and practical for the busy students and professionals it is designed for. The course offers 35 credit points towards the Certified Passivhaus Designer qualification renewal process.


Passive House Fundamentals

Passive House Fundamentals

Date: Continuous enrolment Time: ~20 hours to complete
Location: Online Cost: 145EUR PHT/iPHA members, 195EUR non-members, 95EUR students

Get a clear overview of the Passivhaus standard, certification requirements and the various elements to consider when designing and constructing Passivhaus buildings.


PHPP Online Course

PHPP Online Course

Date: Continuous enrolment Time: ~30 hours to complete
Location: Online Cost: 340EUR PHT/iPHA members, 380EUR non-members, 190EUR students

Learn how to use the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) for residential building design and certification. This course offers 18 credit points towards a PHI certificate renewal.


RIBA CPD Programme - Cost effective sustainable design solutions

RIBA CPD Programme - Cost effective sustainable design solutions

Date: Several dates throughout 2019 Time: 2.5 hours
Location: Various locations Cost: £15-£210

Learn how you, as an architect, can make the right decisions early in the design process for the best outcomes in both cost and sustainability of the building. Delivered by one of three leading Passivhaus experts, Sally Godber, Nick Grant or Mark Siddall.


2019 OpenHaus: Ostro Passivhaus

2019 OpenHaus: Ostro Passivhaus

Date: 3 August 2019 Time: 09.00 - 17.00
Location: Kippen, FK8 3HL, Scotland Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Visit Ostro Passivhaus, an all timber construction with untreated Siberian larch timber cladding and a sedum roof.


2019 OpenHaus: Kintyre Passivhaus

2019 OpenHaus: Kintyre Passivhaus

Date: 8 August 2019 Time: 15.00 - 16.00
Location: St Albans, AL3 Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

PHT member Tate Harmer, in association with Hertfordshire Association of Architects, are hosting a tour around 2019 RIBA East and sustainability award wnner, Kintyre Passivhaus.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 9-12th + 23-27th September + 11th October 2019 Time: Two non-consecutive weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Hereford Archive and Records Centre, Hereford Cost: From £2100+VAT Early Bird price for the full course for AECB/PHT members

The course is aimed principally at building professionals in the UK and prepares delegates for taking the Certified European Passivhaus Designer qualification. It introduces the principles behind the Passivhaus standard and methodologies and the use of the Passivhaus Planning Package (PHPP) for achieving low energy performance, with teaching firmly based on UK building examples. The AECB CarbonLite Programme is designed to prepare delegates not only for the exam but for future involvement in very low energy building projects.


Zetland Road Heritage Open Days tours

Zetland Road Heritage Open Days tours

Date: 13 - 15 September 2019 Time: Various times
Location: 8 Zetland Rd, Manchester M21 8TH, UK Cost: Free, booking essential

For this year's Heritage Open Days, Ecospheric will host three tours of Zetland Road, the UK's first EnerPHit Plus Retrofit.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 18-19 September and 16 November Time: Two consecutive days training + one day for revision and exam
Location: Glasgow Cost: £290+VAT for PHT members, £390+VAT for non-members. £375+VAT optional revision and exam.

A 2-day course tailored to all contractors and builders who are involved in any level of low-energy building construction, including optional revision & exam sessions for those wanting to become qualified as a Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson.


Green Building Store Open Day

Green Building Store Open Day

Date: 21st September 2019 Time: 10:30 - 16:00
Location: Green Building Store, Heath House Mill, Heath House Lane, Golcar Huddersfield HD7 4JW Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Find out more about low energy, Passivhaus and retrofit construction at a series of talks and product demonstrations


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Date: 2 October 2019 Time: 13:30 - 17:30
Location: Bristol, BS2 0BY Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Date: 2 October 2019 Time: 9:00 - 13:00
Location: Bristol, BS2 0BY Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Passivhaus at UK Construction Week

Passivhaus at UK Construction Week

Date: 8 - 10 October 2019 Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: NEC, Birmingham Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

The Trust has partnered with UK Construction Week to organise several Passivhaus seminars & activities across multiple shows at the event.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Date: 9 October 2019 Time: 09:00 - 13:00
Location: Bristol, BS2 0BY Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


The International Passivhaus Conference

The International Passivhaus Conference

Date: 9 - 11 October 2019 Time: Over two consecutive days
Location: Gaobeidian City, China Cost: RMB3420 - RMB5900

China will be the host of the 23rd International Passivhaus Conference, taking place outside of Europe for the first time. This annual Passivhaus event gathers over 1000 thought leaders and innovators from around the world.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Putting Passivhaus into Practice (Crit. Session)

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Putting Passivhaus into Practice (Crit. Session)

Date: 9 October 2019 Time: 13:30 - 17:30
Location: Bristol, BS2 0BY Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Mainstreaming Passivhaus by 2030

Mainstreaming Passivhaus by 2030

Date: 29 October 2019 Time: 9:00 - 18:00
Location: Manchester, M50 3AZ Cost: PHT members: £180, Partner members: £200, Non-members: £250, LAs/HAs: £100, Full-time students: £50 (limited early bird -10% discount available)

Join the UK Passivhaus Conference in Manchester this October to discover how to successfully industrialise the Standard and deliver Passivhaus for the mass market.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 4-7th + 18-22nd November + 7th December 2019 Time: Two non-consecutive weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Marylebone, London Cost: From £2100+VAT Early Bird price for the full course for AECB/PHT members

The course is aimed principally at building professionals in the UK and prepares delegates for taking the Certified European Passivhaus Designer qualification. It introduces the principles behind the Passivhaus standard and methodologies and the use of the Passivhaus Planning Package (PHPP) for achieving low energy performance, with teaching firmly based on UK building examples. The AECB CarbonLite Programme is designed to prepare delegates not only for the exam but for future involvement in very low energy building projects.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Date: 4-8 November 2019 Time: 1 week + online training + 1 exam
Location: Watford Cost: £1640+VAT PHT members, £1930+VAT non members

Delivered by the University of Strathclyde Energy Systems Research Unit, the BRE Centre of Excellence in Energy Utilisation in partnership with the BRE Academy, this qualification will provide you with all the skills necessary to successfully design and deliver buildings to the Passivhaus Standard.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 7-8th & 16th November Time: Two consecutive days training + one day for revision and exam
Location: Manchester College, Manchester Cost: £290+VAT for PHT members, £390+VAT for non-members. £375+VAT optional revision and exam.

A 2-day course tailored to all contractors and builders who are involved in any level of low-energy building construction, including optional revision & exam sessions for those wanting to become qualified as a Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson.


Smart Cities Live RetroFitting 2019

Smart Cities Live RetroFitting 2019

Date: 7 November 2019 Time: 08:30 - 19:00
Location: Central Hall Westminster, London, SW1H 9NH Cost: £180+VAT early bird before 15 September, £250+VAT full price

The opportunities offered by deep retrofitting have started to be realised in a number of projects. The Retrofitting Show gathers experts and industry leaders to explore how we can start to retrofit a greener & healthier future for all.


UK Passivhaus Open Days 2019

UK Passivhaus Open Days 2019

Date: 8-10th November 2019 Time: Particular to each project
Location: Nationwide Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

The International Passivhaus Open Days, put on by iPHA and its international Affiliates, offers the public the opportunity to experience Passivhaus buildings for themselves. Take the opportunity to explore the superior comfort and minimal energy use of a Passivhaus.


NSBRC Passivhaus Workshop

NSBRC Passivhaus Workshop

Date: 22-23 November 2019 Time: 2 consecutive days
Location: NSBRC, Lydiard Fields, Great Western Way, Swindon SN5 8UB Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Take advantage of free guidance and ensure you have the right team behind you by meeting Passivhaus accredited experts and suppliers at this two day workshop at the National Self Build and Renovation Centre.