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 a PHI certificate renewal.


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.


Housing Retrofit vs Grid Decarbonisation

Housing Retrofit vs Grid Decarbonisation

Date: 23 October 2019 Time: 10:30 - 15:30
Location: Caerphilly Castle, Wales Cost: £40+VAT PHT members, £60+VAT non members

This STBA half-day workshop will discuss the pros and cons of achieving carbon savings through large-scale, deep-retrofit of buildings and compare this with the cost and environmental impact of grid decarbonisation. PHT member Harry Paticas will present a mid-terrace townhouse retrofit case study.


MASTERCLASS: Getting to Net Zero

MASTERCLASS: Getting to Net Zero

Date: 28 October 2019 Time: 11:00 - 17:00
Location: The Lowry, Manchester Cost: PHT members: £150+VAT, non-members: £220+VAT

SOLD OUT What does Net Zero Carbon actually mean to the built environment? This masterclass, on the day before the UK Passivhaus Conference, will explore both operational & embodied carbon contributions from building emissions. Attendees will earn 6 credit points towards a PHI certificate renewal.


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. Non-members: £250 - £100

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: 7-8 & 16 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.


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.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 12-13 November & 16 November Time: Two consecutive days training + one day for revision and exam
Location: Ecological Building Systems, Cardewlees, Carlisle 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.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 13-14 November & 16 November Time: Two consecutive days training + one day for revision and exam
Location: Plymouth 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.


GHA 2019 Conference: Delivering Net Zero and Future Homes

GHA 2019 Conference: Delivering Net Zero and Future Homes

Date: 19 November 2019 Time: 9:30 - 17:30
Location: Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, Lambeth, London Cost: £50-£170

The Good Homes Alliance conference this year focuses on how to achieve net zero targets in home building and deliver high quality, low carbon, healthy homes which are fit for the future. PHT research and Passivhaus case studies will feature in the programme.


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.


Passivhaus at London Build Expo 2019

Passivhaus at London Build Expo 2019

Date: 27 November 2019 Time: 15.10 - 17.10
Location: Olympia London, W14 8UX Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

The Trust will be hosting some Passivhaus seminars containing the latest Passivhaus developments within the Capital.