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Passivhaus Events 

Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson Training (Passive House Academy)

Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson Training (Passive House Academy)

Date: 11-12 April 2017 Time: Over 2 days
Location: Unit 4 Gyproc Business Park, Church Manor Way, Erith, Kent DA8 1DE Cost: £395+VAT (Optional online exam prep - £275 inc. VAT, Exam fee - £175+VAT)

A 2 day course aimed at building contractors looking to learn the practical skills required of building to the Passivhaus standard.


Passivhaus Self Build Site

Passivhaus Self Build Site

Date: 14 April 2017 Time: tbc
Location: Suffolk Cost: Free, booking essential

Visit a self-build Passivhaus under construction. Beattie Passive are hosting tours at a number of their sites across the country.


Building Biology & Passivhaus

Building Biology & Passivhaus

Date: 18 April 2017 Time: 17.00 - 19.00
Location: Alec French Architects 27 Trenchard Street Bristol, BS1 5AN Cost: £35

As part of the Green Register's Bitesize Sessions, PHT member, Gale & Snowden Director, Tomas Gärtner, and client, Hugh Saxby, will be sharing their experience of the journey of building a new family home incorporating Passivhaus and Buiding Biology from a designer's, specifier's, and end-user's perspective.


Certified European Passive House Designer Training (BRE)

Certified European Passive House Designer Training (BRE)

Date: 24 - 28 April 2017 Time: 09.00 - 17.00
Location: BRE Scotland Cost: £1780 +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 Passive House Standard.


Introduction to PHPP for domestic/residential

Introduction to PHPP for domestic/residential

Date: 25 April 2017 Time: 09.00 - 12.00
Location: Encraft, Brandon House Courtyard, William Street, Leamington Spa, CV32 4HJ Cost: £99+VAT PHT members receive 10% discount

Encraft deliver a series of half-day training sessions to develop skills in delivering low energy buildings. This session introduces the Passivhaus Planning Package (PHPP) workbook that is used to model the energy performance of buildings.


21st International Passivhaus Conference

21st International Passivhaus Conference

Date: 28 - 29 April 2017 Time: 2 consecutive days
Location: Messe Wien Congress Center, Vienna, Austria Cost: 690 Euro. PHT members receive additional 10% discount

Passivhaus for all is the theme for the 2017 International Passivhaus Conference.


Self-build Showcase

Self-build Showcase

Date: 28 April 2017 Time: 10.20 - 16.30
Location: Hethel Engineering Centre, Chapman Way, Hethel NR14 8FB Cost: Free, booking essential

Find out more about Passivhaus with Beattie Passive at this upcoming self-build showcase.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training

Passivhaus Bitesize Training

Date: 2 May 2017 Time: 13.45 - 17.30
Location: Bristol Cost: Per session - PHT members £112, Non members £125

The Passivhaus Bitesize course aims to explain the general principles of what makes a good low energy, comfortable building, based on the Passivhaus standard.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB Carbonlite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB Carbonlite)

Date: 8 May 2017 Time: Over 2 non-consecutive weeks
Location: South Bank University, London Cost: £2400 plus VAT for PHT/ AECB members; £2800 plus VAT for non-members; Early bird rates available

AECB CarbonLite courses offer the chance to gain the internationally recognised Certified European Passivhaus Designer qualification, on a course uniquely tailored to the UK and showcasing UK building examples. Courses are aimed principally at building professionals with an understanding of UK construction systems.


Passivhaus & CLT

Passivhaus & CLT

Date: 11 May 2017 Time: 09.00 - 16.30
Location: The Building Centre 26 Store St, London, WC13 7BT Cost: tbc

Join PHT member, Ecological Building Systems on the 11th May at their London Masterclass: Insulating and Achieving Airtightness with Cross Laminated Timber.


Green Sky Thinking 2017

Green Sky Thinking 2017

Date: 15 May 2017 Time: week long event
Location: London Cost: Free, booking essential

Green Sky Thinking is a week long, London-wide events programme for built environment and property professionals, organised by Open-City.


Certified European Passive House Designer Training (BRE)

Certified European Passive House Designer Training (BRE)

Date: 22 - 26 May 2017 Time: 09.00 - 17.00
Location: BRE Wales Cost: £1780 +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 Passive House Standard.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training

Passivhaus Bitesize Training

Date: 6 June 2017 Time: 13.45 - 17.30
Location: Manchester Cost: Per session - PHT members £112, Non members £125

The Passivhaus Bitesize course aims to explain the general principles of what makes a good low energy, comfortable building, based on the Passivhaus standard.


Masterclass: Summer Comfort

Masterclass: Summer Comfort

Date: 26 June 2017 Time: 10.30 - 17.15
Location: Imagine Room, The Studio, 7 Cannon Street, Birmingham, B2 5EP Cost: PHT members: £150 + VAT; Non-members: £200 + VAT

Mark Siddall, LEAP and Nick Grant, Elemental Solutions will give an overview of the potential causes of overheating in Passivhaus buildings, and give guidance in how to design, build and operate in order to prevent overheating issues.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB Carbonlite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB Carbonlite)

Date: 4 September 2017 Time: Over 2 non-consecutive weeks
Location: Herefordshire Archive and Records Centre, HR2 6LA Cost: £2400 plus VAT for PHT/ AECB members; £2800 plus VAT for non-members; Early bird rates available

AECB CarbonLite courses offer the chance to gain the internationally recognised Certified European Passivhaus Designer qualification, on a course uniquely tailored to the UK and showcasing UK building examples. Courses are aimed principally at building professionals with an understanding of UK construction systems.


Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson Training (Passive House Academy)

Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson Training (Passive House Academy)

Date: 4-5 October 2017 Time: Over 2 days
Location: Unit 4 Gyproc Business Park, Church Manor Way, Erith, Kent DA8 1DE Cost: £395+VAT (Optional online exam prep - £275 inc. VAT, Exam fee - £175+VAT)

A 2 day course aimed at building contractors looking to learn the practical skills required of building to the Passivhaus standard.


UK Passivhaus Conference

UK Passivhaus Conference

Date: 24 October 2017 Time: 9.00 - 18.00
Location: Business Design Centre, 52 Upper St, London N1 0QH Cost: TBC

The 2017 UK Passivhaus Conference will take place on October 24th at the Business Design Centre, London. What is the future of Passivhaus?


Certified European Passive House Designer Training (BRE)

Certified European Passive House Designer Training (BRE)

Date: 6 - 10 November 2017 Time: 09.00 - 17.00
Location: BRE Watford Cost: £1780 +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 Passive House Standard.


UK Passivhaus Open Days 2017

UK Passivhaus Open Days 2017

Date: 10 - 12 November 2017 Time: 3 consecutive days
Location: Nationwide Cost: Free, booking essential

An annual event that sees a number of UK Passivhaus projects, complete or under construction, open their doors to the general public.