Passivhaus Affiliate

Passivhaus Introduction and Workshop (BRE)

Date: 20th June 2019 Time: TBC
Location: BRE Academy, Watford Cost: £250+VAT - PHT member discount code: PASSIV2019

Passivhaus Introduction and Workshop

This 1-day course and workshop is aimed at those with an interest in low-energy design and construction with the Passivhaus standard in general. Delegates are introduced to Passivhaus principles and the outline specification and certification criteria are highlighted.

The course also introduces the Passivhaus Planning Package (PHPP), the design and certification tool used to model the Passivhaus. In the afternoon there is a hands-on workshop where delegates use the PHPP to model the most important elements of a certified Passivhaus in PHPP*.

Please note a copy of the PHPP software is not included. Copies will be provided for you to use during the training session.




  • Introduction to the Passivhaus standard
  • Passivhaus in the UK
  • Basic principles
  • Outline specification
  • Fabric
  • Services
  • Airtightness
  • Certification requirements


  • PHPP introduction
  • PHPP workshop


Intended Audience

This is an introductory course and is aimed at those who have an interest in low energy design and construction. It provides a foundation for those who want to take the next step and become certified. 



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