Passivhaus Affiliate

Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: Schools

Date: 23 September 2020 Time: 16.00 - 18.00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £20+VAT, Non members: £40+VAT, Staff of educational estates & LA: Free

Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: Schools - 23 September 2020

The fourth and final session in a four-part mini-series of interactive online events for local authorities, educational institutions and others involved with delivering educational buildings to the Passivhaus standard. This session provides a closer look at school case studies in England & Wales to back up the policy and precedence discussed in the preliminary session. Hear viewpoints from clients, designers and contractors involved with delivering Passivhaus schools


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16:00 – 16:05

Chair’s welcome, Sarah Lewis, Hamson Barron Smith

16:05 – 16:20

Net-zero buildings: policy for schools

Daniel Bradder, Department of Education

16:20 – 16:40

Choosing Passivhaus: 21st Century Schools in Wales

Chris Thomas, Carmarthenshire County Council

Burry Port Primary School Image

16:40 – 17:00

Designing Passivhaus: Thornhill Primary School

Gary Alston, ECD Architects

Thornhill Primary render 2 | ECD Architects

17:00 – 17:20

Delivering Passivhaus: Harris Academy and Hackbridge Primary

Alasdair Donn, Willmott Dixon

Harris Academy Sutton 3 - mid Res.jpg

17:20 – 17:35

Passivhaus Retrofit: St Sophia's Primary School

Sarah Lewis, Hamson Barron Smith

17:35 – 17:50

Panel Q&A

NB: Programme subject to changes. All presentations include a short Q&A

A recording of the first session (official launch) that covers will be included to all delegates who book onto this session and the following events in this series.




  • Staff from schools, universities, & Local Authorities: Free
  • Passivhaus Trust members: £20 +VAT
  • Non-PHT members: £40 +VAT



Spaces are limited and early booking is advised to avoid disappointment. Please secure your place via the online booking form.

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Further information


Passivhaus for Educational Buildings Campaign

Previous event: Passivhaus for Educational Buildings - Scottish policy & case studies - 09 September 2020

Previous event: Passivhaus for Educational Buildings - Universities - 16 September 2020

Previous PHT story: Passivhaus massivhaus: child's play at Sutton Secondary - 28 February 2019

Previous PHT story: New Passivhaus primary in the pipeline - 16th December 2019

Previous PHT story: Award winning Burry Port Primary certified  - 10th May 2016

Passivhaus Schools and Educational Buildings

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