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Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 01, 03 & 08 November Time: 09:00 - 12:00
Location: Online Cost: £225+VAT for PHT members, £250+VAT for non-members.

For any course queries please contact: 01752 542 546,


AECB CarbonLite

Please note: this is an ONLINE course. It will not cover any practical exercises. Further details on dates and costs for a classroom practical session and tradesperson examination will follow.

The course is tailored to all contractors and builders who are involved in any level of low-energy building construction. It centres on fabric-first building techniques that are suitable for every level of new build and renovation project.


Passivhaus Contractor Training

Passivhaus Contractor Training - fitting wood fibre sarking board

Centred around the core building techniques required to achieve the  Passivhaus standard, the course covers all the essential aspects of low-energy construction, including what it means practically when implemented on site.

The course covers the following areas:

  • Energy standards and Passivhaus fundamentals

  • Key aspects for achieving Passivhaus, including insulation, high-performance glazing, airtightness, thermal bridging and ventilation

  • How to ensure quality is delivered on site


Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson qualification

Certified Passivhaus TradespersonThis online course is a step towards qualification as a Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson, which is one of the highest international quality marks available to demonstrate competence in the field of low-energy construction.

Dates for an additional classroom practical session, revision session and exam will be set when it is practicable to do so.

Please note: completing this course does not qualify participants for Certified European Passivhaus (CEPH) Designer status. If you wish to become a CEPH Designer, please take the Passivhaus Designer Course.


Course fees

  • Passivhaus Trust / AECB members - £225+VAT

  • Non-members - £250+VAT



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Please direct course queries to 01752 542 546 or email


Further information

Certified Passivhaus Contractor Training

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