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MVHR heat recovery ventilation:Why good design matters

MVHR heat recovery ventilation:Why good design matters

Date: 22 September 2021 Time: 12:00 - 12:45
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join PHT Patron Green Building Store and PHT member Enhabit for a free online webinar, MVHR heat recovery ventilation: why good design matters, by Green Building Store's Sales Manager Mike Shufflebotham, aimed at building professionals and informed selfbuilders.


Passivhaus site visit: Lancaster Cohousing

Passivhaus site visit: Lancaster Cohousing

Date: 23 September 2021 Time: 16:00 - 17:00
Location: Forgebank, Lancaster Cohousing, Halton, LA2 6FD Cost: £2 - £10

Join residents of Lancaster Cohousing for an in-person tour of the multi award-winning community-led Passivhaus neighbourhood.


Sustainable Housing in Halton

Sustainable Housing in Halton

Date: 23 September 2021 Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join speakers PHT member John Gilbert Architects, South Lakes Housing and Halton Senior Cohousing Project to discover more about the new proposed development of 20 Passivhaus homes in Halton. Following planning approval in December 2020, the project is targetting Passivhaus certification to deliver new high-quality, energy-efficient homes for local people in need of affordable and comfortable housing.


Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass series: Introduction

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass series: Introduction

Date: 29 September 2021 Time: 13:00 - 14:30
Location: Online Cost: Local Authorities & Housing Associations: Free, PHT member: Free, Non-member: £30+VAT

The Passivhaus Trust is launching an exciting new Passivhaus Retrofit training series. This introductory session will delve into where Passivhaus fits into net-zero retrofit and how it offers an effective route to upgrading our existing buildings. The 90-minute event is a teaser and the first in the upcoming Masterclass series expected to start in early 2022.


BSRIA Conference 2021: Practical Pathways to Net Zero Buildings

BSRIA Conference 2021: Practical Pathways to Net Zero Buildings

Date: 30 September 2021 Time: 09:00 - 14:00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join the BSRIA for their 2021 conference, delivering a series of presentations on meeting net zero targets in construction. Don't miss talks from PHT Patrons and members, presenting why Passivhaus provides a tried and tested approach to meeting our climate targets, standing as a practical route to net zero.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (MosArt)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (MosArt)

Date: 5 October - 21 October 2021 Time: Spread over 3 weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Online Cost: 1895.25 Euro + VAT for PHT members, 1,995 Euro + VAT or 3 instalments of 655 Euro + VAT for non-members

Delivered by certified trainers from MosArt, this online course is designed to enable all participants to become Certified Passive House Designers/Consultants and is aimed at all built environment professionals.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 8 October - 9 November + 18/19 November Time: Spread over 4 weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Online Cost: £2100-£2500 +VAT PHT members, £2800 non-members.

SOLD OUT - The Certified Passivhaus Designer / Consultant training is now available online, offering the same expert tuition and virtual site visits.


Preventing energy lock-in: Step by step retrofit to EnerPHit

Preventing energy lock-in: Step by step retrofit to EnerPHit

Date: 13 October 2021 Time: 08:00 - 09:30 or 17:00 - 18:30 BST
Location: Online Cost: PHT/ iPHA members: Free. Non-members: 30 Euros

PHT members are eligible to join a series of webinars for free. The latest discussing preventing energy lock-in and a step by step retrofit approach to EnerPHit.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Fundamentals

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Fundamentals

Date: 13 October 2021 Time: 13:00 - 17:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

Learn more about Passivhaus fundamentals in an easy and digestible bitesize session.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Date: 18 - 22 October + 26 November 2021 Time: 5 consecutive days plus half day exam
Location: Online Cost: £1700+VAT PHT members, £2000+VAT non-members

Delivered by a certified trainer from the University of Strathclyde Energy Systems Research Unit (the BRE Centre of Excellence in Energy Utilisation) in partnership with the BRE Academy, this course provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to pass the Passive House exam as well as giving you a head-start for contributing to the design of residential Passive House projects.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Construction

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Construction

Date: 20 October 2021 Time: 13:00 - 17:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

Learn more about Passivhaus construction in an easy and digestible bitesize session.


Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: University Procurement

Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: University Procurement

Date: 27 October 2021 Time: 14:00 -16:30
Location: Online Cost: PHT member: £40+VAT, Non-member: £60+VAT, Staff of educational institutions: Free

Continuing Phase II of the Passivhaus for Educational Buildings Campaign, we now look to the sizable, complex nature of Passivhaus higher education buildings exploring how we deliver successful Passivhaus university schemes.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Building Services

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Building Services

Date: 27 October 2021 Time: 13:00 - 17:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

Learn more about Passivhaus building services in an easy and digestible bitesize session.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 1 & 4 November 2021 Time: 13:00 - 17:30
Location: Online Cost: £225+VAT for PHT members, £250+VAT for non-members.

An online course tailored to all contractors and builders who are involved in any level of low-energy building construction. This course does not cover any practical exercises. Further details on dates and costs for a classroom practical session and tradesperson examination will follow.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (MosArt)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (MosArt)

Date: 2 - 18 November 2021 Time: Spread over 3 weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Online Cost: 1895.25 Euro + VAT for PHT members, 1,995 Euro + VAT or 3 instalments of 655 Euro + VAT for non-members

Delivered by certified trainers from MosArt, this online course is designed to enable all participants to become Certified Passive House Designers/Consultants and is aimed at all built environment professionals.


Project Spotlight: Sinfonia - Experiences in large-scale retrofit in Innsbruck

Project Spotlight: Sinfonia - Experiences in large-scale retrofit in Innsbruck

Date: 3 November 2021 Time: 17:00 - 18:30 BST
Location: Online Cost: PHT/ iPHA members: Free. Non-members: 30 Euros

PHT members are eligible to join a series of webinars for free. The latest discussing the Passivhaus case study Sinfonia, a large-scale retrofit in Innsbruck.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Putting Passivhaus into Practice

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Putting Passivhaus into Practice

Date: 3 November 2021 Time: 13:00 - 17:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

Learn more about putting Passivhaus into practice in an easy and digestible bitesize session.


Passivhaus Open Days 2021: Winter Edition

Passivhaus Open Days 2021: Winter Edition

Date: 05 - 07 November 2021 Time: 3 consecutive days
Location: Online & in-person tours Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Every year, Passivhaus buildings across the globe generously open their doors to visitors. Whether you are a self-builder, a built environment professional or an individual interested in learning more about Passivhaus design, this event offers an invaluable opportunity to experience the comfort and quality of a Passivhaus. Meet and talk to the owners or professionals involved to find out more first-hand.


Building Energy Modelling Using PHPP

Building Energy Modelling Using PHPP

Date: 3 November 2021 Time: Spread over 6 weeks
Location: Online Cost: £870+VAT

AECB and TUDublin are collaborating to offer a professional level academic online CPD course focusing on Building Energy Modelling using PHPP.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 5 November - 7 December + 16/17 December Time: Spread over 4 weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Online Cost: £2100-£2500 +VAT PHT members, £2800 non-members.

SOLD OUT - The Certified Passivhaus Designer / Consultant training is now available online, offering the same expert tuition and virtual site visits.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Date: 8-12 November + 10 December 2021 Time: 5 consecutive days plus half day exam
Location: Online Cost: £1700+VAT PHT members, £2000+VAT non-members

Delivered by a certified trainer from the University of Strathclyde Energy Systems Research Unit (the BRE Centre of Excellence in Energy Utilisation) in partnership with the BRE Academy, this course provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to pass the Passive House exam as well as giving you a head-start for contributing to the design of residential Passive House projects.


Twilight Talk : EnerPHit & how it fits into the zero carbon agenda

Twilight Talk : EnerPHit & how it fits into the zero carbon agenda

Date: 8 November 2021 Time: 17:00 - 18:00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join Passivhaus Trust Research and Policy Director Sarah Lewis for an online event to learn more about the EnerPHit standard, as part of the Green Register's Twilight Talks series.


London Build Expo 2021

London Build Expo 2021

Date: 17 - 18 November 2021 Time: Over 2 consecutive days
Location: Olympia London, W14 8UX Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

London Build returns for 2021, live and in-person! As part of the sustainability summit, don't miss talks from Passivhaus Trust CEO Jon Bootland and other PHT members, exploring key topics including Passivhaus in Practice and Retrofit.


UK Passivhaus Conference 2021: Delivering Net Zero through Passivhaus

UK Passivhaus Conference 2021: Delivering Net Zero through Passivhaus

Date: 24 November & 1 December 2021 Time: 14:00 - 17:00 (two consecutive Wednesday afternoons)
Location: Online Cost: TBC

Join us this winter for the 2021 UK Passivhaus Conference, dedicated to exploring the latest best practice & delving into cutting edge research developments. The online event will take place immediately after COP26 on 24 November & 01 December.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Fundamentals

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Fundamentals

Date: 24 November 2021 Time: 13:00 - 17:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

Learn more about Passivhaus fundamentals in an easy and digestible bitesize session.


AECB CarbonLite Retrofit Training

AECB CarbonLite Retrofit Training

Date: Continuous enrollment Time: Flexible
Location: Online Cost: £410+VAT

AECB's cutting edge advanced retrofit training course is more flexible and practical for the busy students and professionals it is designed for. The course offers 35 credit points towards a PHI certificate renewal.


Building design for the renewable energy future: Primary Energy Renewable

Building design for the renewable energy future: Primary Energy Renewable

Date: 1 December 2021 Time: 08:00 - 09:30 or 17:00 - 18:30 BST
Location: Online Cost: PHT/ iPHA members: Free. Non-members: 30 Euros

PHT members are eligible to join a series of webinars for free. The latest discussing building design for the renewable energy future, with a particular focus on Primary Energy Renewable.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Construction

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Construction

Date: 1 December 2021 Time: 13:00 - 17:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

Learn more about Passivhaus construction in an easy and digestible bitesize session.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Building Services

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Building Services

Date: 8 December 2021 Time: 13:00 - 17:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

Learn more about Passivhaus building services in an easy and digestible bitesize session.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Putting Passivhaus into Practice

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Putting Passivhaus into Practice

Date: 15 December 2021 Time: 13:00 - 17:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

Learn more about putting Passivhaus into practice in an easy and digestible bitesize session.


Getting to Net Zero: Online course

Getting to Net Zero: Online course

Date: On-demand Time: N/A
Location: Online Cost: PHT member: £100+VAT, Non-member: £150+VAT

Same great content - NEW on-demand format. Back by popular demand, this online course explores both operational & embodied carbon contributions from building emissions.


Keeping Cool: avoiding overheating risks

Keeping Cool: avoiding overheating risks

Date: On demand course Time: N/A
Location: Online Cost: PHT member: £40+VAT Non-member: £60+VAT

Learn how to assess and mitigate summer overheating risk, and make use of the new PHPP plugin developed by John Palmer of the Passivhaus Trust.


PHPP Online Course

PHPP Online Course

Date: Continuous enrolment Time: ~30 hours to complete
Location: Online Cost: 340EUR PHT/iPHA members, 380EUR non-members, 190EUR students

Learn how to use the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) for residential building design and certification. This course offers 18 credit points towards a PHI certificate renewal.


Passive House Fundamentals

Passive House Fundamentals

Date: Continuous enrolment Time: ~20 hours to complete
Location: Online Cost: 145EUR PHT/iPHA members, 195EUR non-members, 95EUR students

Get a clear overview of the Passivhaus standard, certification requirements and the various elements to consider when designing and constructing Passivhaus buildings.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: Intro: 7 & 14 January, Course dates: 18 January - 15 February + 3/4 March Time: Intro: 2 Days, Course: Spread over 4 weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Online Cost: £2100-£2500 +VAT PHT members, £2800 non-members.

The Certified Passivhaus Designer / Consultant training is now available online, offering the same expert tuition and virtual site visits.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 7 & 10 February 2022 Time: 13:00 - 17:30
Location: Online Cost: £225+VAT for PHT members, £250+VAT for non-members.

An online course tailored to all contractors and builders who are involved in any level of low-energy building construction. This course does not cover any practical exercises. Further details on dates and costs for a classroom practical session and tradesperson examination will follow.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: Intro: 14 & 18 February, Course dates: 1 - 29 March + 7/8 April Time: Intro: 2 Days, Course: Spread over 4 weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Online Cost: £2100-£2500 +VAT PHT members, £2800 non-members.

The Certified Passivhaus Designer / Consultant training is now available online, offering the same expert tuition and virtual site visits.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: Intro: 25 March & 1 April, Course dates: 5 April - 17 May + 26/27 May Time: Intro: 2 Days, Course: Spread over 4 weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Online Cost: £2100-£2500 +VAT PHT members, £2800 non-members.

The Certified Passivhaus Designer / Consultant training is now available online, offering the same expert tuition and virtual site visits.