Passivhaus Affiliate

Certified European Passive House Designer Course & Exam

Date: 29 April - 3 May; 20 May - 23 May; Exam 14 June Time: 8:00-17.00/17.30 all days
Location: University of Strathclyde, Glasgow Cost: £1,930 (+VAT) to non- members; £1,780 (+VAT)to PHT members

In order to promote adoption of the Passivhaus standard and ensure that it is implemented with correct quality, the EU funded the CEPH project to deliver robust training and certification for Passivhaus Designers across EU member states.

This course and exam in English will be delivered in Glasgow by the University of Strathclyde supported by Passivhaus experts. The course provides advanced training for architects and designers already experienced in energy optimised construction and renovation. On passing the exam individuals are registered by the Passivhaus Institut and can use associated materials to market their services.

The course includes 80 detailed topics covering: The heat-insulating building shell, Construction heat bridges, Passive House windows, Air-tightness and Blower Door Test (workshop), Thermography (workshop), Ventilation, Summer comfort, Utilisation of residual heat, Quality Assurance of heating and ventilation, Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) with a range of buildings and your own project, Passive House factor 10 renovations, Non-residential Passive Haus, Profitability and Loan program calculations, Tendering and awarding contracts, Construction Supervision and Quality Assurance, Customer support.


Module 1 - 29 April to 3 May 2013

Module 2 - 20 May to 23 May 2013

Exam - 14 June 2013


To register please visit the online shop

50% of the cost of this course is paid by the Energy Technology Partnership, an alliance of Scottish Universities as part of the Energy Skills Training discount programme.


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