Passivhaus Affiliate

Events Archive

Here you will find an archive of past events.

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May 2019

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Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 16-17th + 24th May Time: 2 consecutive days training + 1 day for revision and exam
Location: Manchester College, Manchester 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: 15-16th + 24th May Time: 2 consecutive days training + 1 day for revision and exam
Location: Ocean Studios, Plymouth 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.


Sustainability Case Study - Wilmcote House Regeneration

Sustainability Case Study - Wilmcote House Regeneration

Date: 14 May 2019 Time: 18:00 - 20:30
Location: London, EC2A 2BH Cost: £25

Learn about the regeneration of council housing EnerPHit project Wilmcote House, Portsmouth. Retrofitted over 4 years with occupants in-situ, the end result has improved living quality and reduced fuel costs.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 13-14th + 24th May Time: 2 consecutive days training + 1 day for revision and exam
Location: Ecological Building Systems, Carlisle 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 - 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


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 - 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


PYC Group - Open Day

PYC Group - Open Day

Date: 1 May 2019 Time: 10.00 - 13.30
Location: Welshpool, SY21 8SL Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join this free event to see a Passivhaus building in action, talk to design and construction experts and learn about timber frame systems, low energy & sustainable building, airtightness, windows and MVHR.


April 2019

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Webinar: Energy in Buildings (CLR module 4) with Eric Parks

Webinar: Energy in Buildings (CLR module 4) with Eric Parks

Date: 30 April 2019 Time: 12:30 - 13:30
Location: Online Cost: £25+VAT

This webinar is based on Module 4 of the CarbonLite Retrofit online course and will include an in-depth look at how to improve thermal performance and avoid "retrofit performance gaps"


Implementing PassivHaus in your practice: learning from case studies

Implementing PassivHaus in your practice: learning from case studies

Date: 30 April 2019 Time: 16:45 - 19:30
Location: Bridgwater Somerset TA6 6LQ Cost: Free for RIBA Student members, £10 for RIBA members, £21.91 for non-members

Join RIBA Somerset PassivHaus to gain a comprehensive insight into PassivHaus in practice followed by a selection of in-depth case studies. You will hear presentations by experienced RIBA architects and a low energy consultant, all sharing their experience of PassivHaus in their projects.


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


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.


March 2019

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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.


Zetland Road Site Visit

Zetland Road Site Visit

Date: 13th March 2019 Time: 12:30 - 13:30
Location: 6 Zetland Rd, Manchester M21 8TH, UK Cost: Free - booking essential

Opportunity to visit Zetland Road, the UK's first EnerPHit Plus Retrofit.


Level 3 Masterclass: Passivhaus

Level 3 Masterclass: Passivhaus

Date: 13 March 2019 Time: 9:15 - 13:00
Location: Chapmanbdsp, 40 Gracechurch Street, London, EC3V 0BT Cost: £100 excl. VAT and £5 fee UKGBC members, £200 excl. VAT and £5 fee non-members

Explore the Passivhaus standard and hear from expert speakers on how they have successfully delivered Passivhaus projects, how the standard has impacted their business and what have they learned in the process.


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.


Green Building Store Open Day

Green Building Store Open Day

Date: 2nd March 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


February 2019

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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.


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.


Zetland Road Site Visit

Zetland Road Site Visit

Date: 25th February 2019 Time: 16:00 - 17:00
Location: 6 Zetland Rd, Manchester M21 8TH, UK Cost: Free - booking essential

Opportunity to visit Zetland Road, the UK's first EnerPHit Plus Retrofit.


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.


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.


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.


January 2019

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Passivhaus 2030 road map

Passivhaus 2030 road map

Date: 31st January 2019 Time: 17.00 - 19.30
Location: Saint Gobain Innovation Centre, 95 Great Portland St, London, W1W 7NY Cost: SOLD OUT

Join us in the new year for drinks & networking. This is a great way to catch up with Passivhaus peers, and discuss upcoming plans along with an outline of the 2030 Passivhaus road map.


Tomorrow's Housing

Tomorrow's Housing

Date: 24 January 2019 Time: 14:00 - 17:30
Location: Winckworth Sherwood, Minerva House, 5 Montague Close, London, SE1 9BB Cost: PHT members £35 + VAT, Non members £50 + VAT

Are regulations stringent enough to provide the next generation of low-energy and healthy homes, fit for the future?


PHribbon webinar with Tim Martel

PHribbon webinar with Tim Martel

Date: 22 January 2019 Time: 12:30 - 13:30
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

This free webinar, delivered by Tim Martel, introduces the functions of the PHribbon tool that he has developed to work with PHPP (version 9.1, 9.3 or 9.6).


Passivhaus: Rewards and Challenges in Social Housing

Passivhaus: Rewards and Challenges in Social Housing

Date: 17 January 2019 Time: 18:00 - 20:30
Location: Great Eastern Hall, SS Great Britain, Great Western Dockyard, Gas Ferry Road, Bristol, BS1 6TY Cost: £6.00 + £1.48 Fee & VAT, Free for RIBA Members

CIBSE and RIBA South West join together to host a thought-provoking debate from a panel of industry experts on the rewards and challenges of using Passivhaus in social housing.


Passivhaus Social: Glasgow

Passivhaus Social: Glasgow

Date: 27 June 2019 Time: TBC
Location: George Square, Glasgow Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

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