Passivhaus Affiliate

Passivhaus Events 

Introduction to PHPP

Introduction to PHPP

Date: Continuous enrolment Time: 4 sessions over 8 weeks
Location: Online Cost: PHT members 10% discount

In this online course, participants will learn how to use the PHPP for residential building design and certification.


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.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: Specific dates in Feb TBC Time: 2 consecutive days training, plus 1 day for revision and exam
Location: Exeter Cost: £340+VAT total for PHT members, £400+VAT for training + £375+VAT revision and exam for non-members

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.


Sutton Secondary School

Sutton Secondary School

Date: 12 February 2019 Time: 13:30 - 17:00
Location: 14 Chiltern Road, Sutton, SM2 5QU Cost: PHT members Free. Non-members £20+fee&VAT. Partners £10+fee&VAT;

Visit a new London secondary school, set to be the UK's largest school built to the Passivhaus standard.


PHribbon webinar: Embodied CO2

PHribbon webinar: Embodied CO2

Date: 12 February 2019 Time: 12:30 - 13:30
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

This free webinar, delivered by Tim Martel, shows how you can estimate the embodied carbon dioxide of building materials used in a retrofit or new build.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: Starts 25 February 2019 Time: Two non-consecutive weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Ocean Studios at The Royal William Yard, Plymouth 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 Passive House Designer and NZEB Specialist (PHA)

Certified Passive House Designer and NZEB Specialist (PHA)

Date: 26th - 28th February + 23rd March 2019 Time: Several dates in February + 1 separate exam date in March
Location: The Sheldon Park Hotel, Kylemore Road, Dublin 12 Cost: Course fee: EUR 1,200 Optional Exam fee: EUR 350 + EUR 150 PHPP Version 9 (required for exam)

This course is aimed at all building design and consulting professionals, including architects and engineers, contractors and builders. It will consist of a combination of lectures by leading Passive House experts, group design and calculation exercises and workshops. Participants on the optional exam, set by Passive House Institute, will receive the internationally recognised accreditation of Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant. This course is also accredited by the RIAI and is worth 45 CPD points.


Plastics in Construction: Issues, Impacts and Alternatives

Plastics in Construction: Issues, Impacts and Alternatives

Date: 28 February 2019 Time: 09:00 - 18:00
Location: Keyworth Centre, London, South Bank University Cost: PHT members: £150 + VAT, Non-members:£200 + VAT

A Passivhaus can be built out of anything, but as we awaken to the perils of plastic, is that still acceptable? The Trust have partnered with the Alliance for Sustainable Building Products (ASBP) to deliver an event that will take a holistic view, exploring the impacts of plastic products on the health of both people and the planet.


Passivhaus at Futurebuild 2019

Passivhaus at Futurebuild 2019

Date: 5th-7th March 2019 Time: Over 3 consecutive days
Location: ExCeL, London Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Various Passivhaus seminars & activities will once again be held by the Trust and member organisations at ecobuild, newly renamed as Futurebuild 2019. A must attend event for those involved in sustainable construction.


Passivhaus Introduction and Workshop

Passivhaus Introduction and Workshop

Date: 7th March 2019 Time: All day
Location: BRE Academy, Watford Cost: £300 + VAT

This 1-day course and workshop is aimed at those with an interest in low-energy design, construction and the Passivhaus standard in general.


Scotland Build Sustainability Summit 2019

Scotland Build Sustainability Summit 2019

Date: 20th March 2019 Time: Over 2 consecutive days
Location: SEC Glasgow, Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Hear the latest Scottish Passivhaus developments in the Sustainability Summit at Scotland Build.


NSBRC Passivhaus Workshop

NSBRC Passivhaus Workshop

Date: 5-6th April 2019 Time: Over 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 Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Date: 24 April 2019 Time: 14:00 - 17:30
Location: London, N1 8JX Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

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


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Date: 1 May 2019 Time: 14:00 - 17:30
Location: London, N1 8JX Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

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


Achieve Better Buildings! Passivhaus Conference

Achieve Better Buildings! Passivhaus Conference

Date: 3 & 4 May 2019 Time: Over two consecutive days
Location: Heidelberg, Germany Cost: Ticket information coming soon

Two days of inspiring Passivhaus lectures, hands-on workshops, an accompanying exhibition and extensive networking opportunities!


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Date: 8 May 2019 Time: 14:00 - 17:30
Location: London, N1 8JX Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

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


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 13-14th & 24th May Time: 2 consecutive days training, plus 1 day for revision and exam
Location: Ecological Building Systems, Cardewlees, Carlisle, CA5 6LF Cost: £340+VAT total for PHT members, £400+VAT for training + £375+VAT revision and exam for non-members

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 Bitesize Training - Passivhaus in Practice

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Passivhaus in Practice

Date: 15 May 2019 Time: 14:00 - 17:30
Location: London, N1 8JX Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

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


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 16-17th & 24th May Time: 2 consecutive days training, plus 1 day for revision and exam
Location: Manchester College, Wythenshawe Campus, Manchester M22 9UE Cost: £340+VAT total for PHT members, £400+VAT for training + £375+VAT revision and exam for non-members

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 Social: Cardiff

Passivhaus Social: Cardiff

Date: 22 May 2019 Time: 14:00 - 17:00
Location: Cardiff Met, Wales Cost: PHT members: £50+VAT, LA/HA: £25+VAT, Non-members: £150+VAT

A Passivhaus Social event aimed at Housing Associations, Local Authorities and all those involved with building energy-efficient housing.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: Starts 3rd June 2019 Time: Two non-consecutive weeks + one separate exam date
Location: The Saint-Gobain Multi Comfort Centre, W1W 7NY. 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.


Passivhaus Theory and Practice

Passivhaus Theory and Practice

Date: 19 June 2019 Time: 19:00-20:00
Location: Royal Epping Forest Golf Club, Forest Approach, Chingford, London, E4 7AZ Cost: £12.50+VAT

A CPD event looking at Passivhaus Theory & Practice, and how the standard fits into the increasing low energy requirements for new buildings, with Peter Ranken, of Accredited Passivhaus Design.


UK Passivhaus Open Days Summer 2019

UK Passivhaus Open Days Summer 2019

Date: 28th-29th June 2019 Time: 2 consecutive days
Location: Nationwide Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Get out and about this summer to visit & gather inspiration from some Passivhaus projects.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: Starts 9th September 2019 Time: Two non-consecutive weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Hereford Archive and Records Centre, HARC (Certified Passivhaus Building), 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.


The International Passivhaus Conference

The International Passivhaus Conference

Date: 21 & 22 September 2019 Time: Over two consecutive days
Location: Gaobeidian City, China Cost: Ticket information coming soon

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 - 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 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.


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.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: Starts 4th November 2019 Time: Two non-consecutive weeks + one separate exam date
Location: The Saint-Gobain Multi Comfort Centre, W1W 7NY. 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.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 7-8th & 16th November Time: 2 consecutive days training, plus 1 day for revision and exam
Location: Manchester College, Wythenshawe Campus, Manchester M22 9UE Cost: £340+VAT total for PHT members, £400+VAT for training + £375+VAT revision and exam for non-members

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 - 10 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.