Passivhaus Affiliate

Events Archive

Here you will find an archive of past events.

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September 2020

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24th International Passivhaus Conference

24th International Passivhaus Conference

Date: 20 September - 8 October 2020 Time: Wednesdays and Thursdays over 3 weeks
Location: Online Cost: £200-£450 (incl. VAT)

The 24th International Passivhaus Conference will take place this year as an online conference. Look forward to expert talks, the informative trade exhibition and networking in an online format.


Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: Universities

Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: Universities

Date: 16 September 2020 Time: 16.00 - 18.00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £20+VAT, Non members: £40+VAT, Staff of educational estates & LA: Free

Third in a mini-series of interactive online events for local authorities, educational institutions and others involved with delivering educational buildings to the Passivhaus standard.


Setting our Retrofit Standards

Setting our Retrofit Standards

Date: 16 September 2020 Time: 18:00 19:30
Location: Online webinar Cost: Pay as you feel, registration essential

Explore how retrofit standards can be applied to your project and learn more about the Passivhaus retrofit standard, EnerPHit.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Date: 14 - 18 September + 9 October Time: 1 week + online training + exam
Location: Watford 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.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 11 September - 15 October + exam on 23 October Time: Spread over four weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Online Cost: From £2100+VAT Early Bird price for the full course for AECB/PHT members

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


Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: Scottish policy & case studies

Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: Scottish policy & case studies

Date: 9 September 2020 Time: 16.00 - 18.00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £20+VAT, Non members: £40+VAT, Staff of educational estates & LA: Free

Second in a mini-series of interactive online events for local authorities, educational institutions and others involved with delivering educational buildings to the Passivhaus standard.


TUTORIALS: Getting to Net Zero

TUTORIALS: Getting to Net Zero

Date: 2 September 2020 Time: Across 9 consecutive weeks
Location: Online Cost: PHT member: £150+VAT Non-member: £225+VAT

Back by popular demand: these online Passivhaus tutorials explore both operational & embodied carbon contributions from building emissions. Attendees will earn credit points towards a PHI certificate renewal.


July 2020

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Therm Course

Therm Course

Date: 28 July 2020 Time: 12.00 - 16.00 EDT
Location: Online Cost: $834

Want to learn how to model Thermal Bridges? In this course, participants will learn the fundamentals of thermal bridging calculations for wood-framed construction.


Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: Official Launch

Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: Official Launch

Date: 23 July 2020 Time: 10.30 - 12.30
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £20+VAT, Non members: £40+VAT, Staff of educational estates & LA: Free

A mini-series of interactive online events for local authorities, educational institutions and others involved with delivering educational buildings to the Passivhaus standard.


Webinar - Green Buildings in a green recovery

Webinar - Green Buildings in a green recovery

Date: 21 July 2020 Time: 11.00 - 12.00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

What is a green building and why should it form a core pillar in the green recovery? Join us to assess all this and more in light of the UK's recently announced 'New Deal'.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 17 July - 27 August Time: Spread over four weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Online Cost: From £2100+VAT Early Bird price for the full course for AECB/PHT members

The Certified Passivhaus Designer / Consultant training is now available online.


How do we make homes zero carbon ready?

How do we make homes zero carbon ready?

Date: 17 July 2020 Time: 20.15 - 21.30
Location: Online Cost: Free

Join the Carbon Co-op AGM 2020 and a discussion asking how we make homes zero carbon ready?


TUTORIALS: Getting to Net Zero

TUTORIALS: Getting to Net Zero

Date: 28 May 2020 Time: Across 8 consecutive weeks
Location: Online Cost: PHT member: £150+VAT Non-member: £225+VAT

Back by popular demand: these online Passivhaus tutorials explore both operational & embodied carbon contributions from building emissions. Attendees will earn 6 credit points towards a PHI certificate renewal.


Webinar: Whole House Deep Retrofit

Webinar: Whole House Deep Retrofit

Date: 7 July 2020 Time: 12.00 - 13.00
Location: Online Cost: Free

Whole house deep retrofit with Robert Prewett


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 6 & 8 July 2020 Time: 13.00 - 17:30 both days
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £225+VAT, Non-members: £250+VAT

A 2-day course tailored to all contractors and builders who are involved in any level of low-energy building construction


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Date: 6 - 10 July 2020 Time: 5 days
Location: Online Cost: £1700+VAT PHT members, £2000+VAT non-members

This 5-day virtual classroom training course helps learners to achieve the Certified Passivhaus qualification. The course prepares you for the Passivhaus exam set by the Passivhaus Institute (PHI).


London Climate Action Week: Getting to Net Zero

London Climate Action Week: Getting to Net Zero

Date: 1 July 2020 Time: 11.00 - 12.30
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

The Passivhaus Trust and London Energy Transformative Initiative (LETI) join forces for London Climate Action Week (LCAW) addressing why buildings must form a core part of the green recovery, and how to deliver.


June 2020

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Passivhaus Open Days 2020 - Summer Edition

Passivhaus Open Days 2020 - Summer Edition

Date: 26 - 28 June 2020 Time: 2 consecutive days
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Comfort all year round. This summer, enjoy a Passivhaus site visit online!


TUTORIALS: Getting to Net Zero

TUTORIALS: Getting to Net Zero

Date: 29 April 2020 Time: Across 9 consecutive weeks
Location: Online Cost: PHT member: £20-150+VAT Non-member:£25-£225+VAT

SOLD OUT - NEW online Passivhaus tutorials kick-off with a series on net zero carbon.


How can Passivhaus be delivered at scale?

How can Passivhaus be delivered at scale?

Date: 25 June 2020 Time: 11.000 - 12.00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

CIBSE bring you an hour-long webinar discussing one of the UK's largest residential Passivhaus developments - Agar Grove.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Putting Passivhaus into Practice

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Putting Passivhaus into Practice

Date: 24 June 2020 Time: 13.30 - 17.30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

Easily digestible bitesize modules offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


The power of collaboration to promote change

The power of collaboration to promote change

Date: 24 June 2020 Time: 15.00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend

Hear more about Passivhaus Woodland Community, a 14-home development in Kent aiming for the Passivhaus Standard and completing soon.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Date: 17 June 2020 Time: 13.30 - 17.30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

Easily digestible bitesize modules offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Date: 10 June 2020 Time: 13.30 - 17.30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

Easily digestible bitesize modules offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Webinar: Bringing the SAP & PHPP communities together

Webinar: Bringing the SAP & PHPP communities together

Date: 9 June 2020 Time: 12.00 - 13.00
Location: Online Cost: Free

An exploration of key differences between the two tools with expert advisor Alan Pither


PHT Member Meetups

PHT Member Meetups

Date: Fridays Time: 11:00
Location: Online Cost: Free to PHT members

As we all adjust to social distancing and working from home where possible, the Trust is offering its members the opportunity to get-together - virtually!


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Date: 3 June 2020 Time: 13.30 - 17.30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

Easily digestible bitesize modules offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Webinar - Passivhaus: A route to zero carbon

Webinar - Passivhaus: A route to zero carbon

Date: 3 June 2020 Time: 11.00 - 12.00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Do not miss the chance to discover what net zero actually means in practice. This free webinar will briefly introduce the Passivhaus standard before examining how close, or rather how far away, from net-zero our current buildings actually are.


Delivering Healthy Homes: Overheating with Julie Godefroy

Delivering Healthy Homes: Overheating with Julie Godefroy

Date: 2 June 2020 Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £15+VAT, GHA members: £10+VAT, Non members: £20+VAT

Hour long tutorial on overheating with interactive Q&A, lead by the Good Homes Alliance


May 2020

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Webinar: PHribbon

Webinar: PHribbon

Date: 26 May 2020 Time: 12.00 - 13.00
Location: Online Cost: Free, booking essential

Real life examples of using PHribbon with expert advisor Tim Martel


Self-Builder's Passivhaus Workshop

Self-Builder's Passivhaus Workshop

Date: 15 - 16 May 2020 Time: 2 consecutive days
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Learn why your self-build should be aiming for Passivhaus and ensure you have the right team behind you at this two day workshop.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Putting Passivhaus into Practice (Crit. Session)

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Putting Passivhaus into Practice (Crit. Session)

Date: 13 May 2020 Time: 14:00-17:30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Date: 6 May 2020 Time: 14:00-17:30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard


Low carbon heating webinar

Low carbon heating webinar

Date: 6 May 2020 Time: 12:00 - 13:00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Enhabit Project Engineer Kaspar Bradshaw will be giving the lowdown on Air Source Heat Pump (ASHP) systems as well as answering your questions on low carbon heating options for your project


April 2020

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Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Date: 29 April 2020 Time: 14:00-17:30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


MASTERCLASS: Getting to Net Zero

MASTERCLASS: Getting to Net Zero

Date: 28 April 2020 Time: 13.00 - 16.00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £150+VAT, non-members: £220+VAT

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, this Masterclass has now transitioned to an online model. Watch and learn through on-demand videos in your own time, then join a live online afternoon workshop on 28 April to consolidate, discuss and put into practice what you've learned.


Energy efficient retrofits webinar

Energy efficient retrofits webinar

Date: 23 April 2020 Time: 19:30 - 20:30
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Comfort, carbon and cost - this free evening webinar looks at how to achieve an energy efficient retrofit, with Enhabit's Head of Building Physics, Sarah Price.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Date: 22 April 2020 Time: 14:00 - 17:30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Putting Passivhaus into Practice (Crit. Session)

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Putting Passivhaus into Practice (Crit. Session)

Date: 16 April 2020 Time: 13:30-17:30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Date: 15 April 2020 Time: 13:30-17:30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard


Introduction to Passivhaus CPD webinar

Introduction to Passivhaus CPD webinar

Date: 14 April 2020 Time: 12:00 - 12:45
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

This free lunchtime CPD webinar on Passivhaus design and specification, delivered by Green Building Store's Sales Manager Mike Shufflebotham, is aimed at building professionals and informed selfbuilders.


MVHR: why good design matters CPD webinar

MVHR: why good design matters CPD webinar

Date: 9 April 2020 Time: 12:00 - 12:45
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

This free lunchtime CPD webinar on mechanical ventilation heat recovery, delivered by Green Building Store's Sales Manager Mike Shufflebotham, is aimed at building professionals and informed selfbuilders.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Date: 9 April 2020 Time: 13:30-17:30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Date: 8 April 2020 Time: 13:30-17:30
Location: Online Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


High performance windows & doors CPD webinar

High performance windows & doors CPD webinar

Date: 7 April 2020 Time: 12:00 - 12.45
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

This free lunchtime CPD webinar on high performance windows & doors, delivered by Green Building Store's Sales Manager Mike Shufflebotham, is aimed at building professionals and informed selfbuilders.


March 2020

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Passivhaus at Futurebuild 2020

Passivhaus at Futurebuild 2020

Date: 3-5 March 2020 Time: Three consecutive days
Location: ExCel, London Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

This year's Futurebuild will feature a Passivhaus Superstars session as well as a look at the Future Homes Standard 2025 and its implications for the industry.


February 2020

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ASBP Healthy Buildings Conference and Expo 2020

ASBP Healthy Buildings Conference and Expo 2020

Date: 27 February 2020 Time: 09:00 - 19:00
Location: Human Rights Action Centre, London Cost: £80-£200+VAT

'Healthy Buildings in a Climate Emergency' is the theme of the ASBP's 4th annual conference. How do we change our behaviour as an industry and will the climate emergency provide a once-in-a-generation opportunity for architects, designers and product manufacturers to raise their game en masse and change the way we live and work forever?


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 24-27 February + 9-13 March + 21 March Time: Two non-consecutive weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Central Newcastle Cost: From £2100+VAT Early Bird price for the full course for AECB/PHT members

Train for the Certified Passivhaus Designer qualification in the north-east, "the most exciting, beautiful and friendly region in the whole of England" (Lonely Planet).


Oak Tree Passivhaus | YAPF Building Tour

Oak Tree Passivhaus | YAPF Building Tour

Date: 21 February 2020 Time: 14:00-16:00
Location: Oak Tree, Whickham, Gateshead Cost: £6

Oak Tree Passivhaus is the most northerly timber frame certified Passivhaus in England and the first on Tyneside. Completed in 2019, the private dwelling was developed around a protected oak tree and takes advantage of a steeply-sloping site. Representatives from architects and developers MawsonKerr and Shawm will be conducting the tour.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 10-13 + 24-28 February + 21 March 2020 Time: Two non-consecutive weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Ocean Studios, Plymouth Cost: From £2100+VAT Early Bird price for the full course for AECB/PHT members

Train for the Certified Passivhaus Desinger / Consultant qualification in the beautiful Stonehouse area of Plymouth, with site visits to some exciting local Passivhaus projects during the two weeks, including WARM's own EnerPHit-certified office.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 6-7 February + 15 February Time: Two consecutive days training + one optional day for revision and exam
Location: Plymouth TBC Cost: £290+VAT for PHT members, £390+VAT for non-members. £375+VAT optional revision and exam.

A 2-day course tailored to all contractors and builders who are involved in any level of low-energy building construction, including optional revision & exam sessions for those wanting to become qualified as a Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 5-6 February + 15 February Time: Two consecutive days training + one optional day for revision and exam
Location: Central Manchester TBC Cost: £290+VAT for PHT members, £390+VAT for non-members. £375+VAT optional revision and exam.

A 2-day course tailored to all contractors and builders who are involved in any level of low-energy building construction, including optional revision & exam sessions for those wanting to become qualified as a Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson.


January 2020

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Climate Emergency: is Passivhaus the answer?

Climate Emergency: is Passivhaus the answer?

Date: 30 January 2020 Time: 17.30 - 19.30
Location: London Southbank University, Elephant & Castle Cost: PHT & LETI members: £20+VAT, Non-members: £30+VAT

All Passivhaus Trust Members are invited to join us in the new year for informal drinks & networking. This is a great way to catch up with Passivhaus peers and discuss upcoming plans for the year.


Understanding Self-build

Understanding Self-build

Date: 30 January 2020 Time: 09.00 - 16.30
Location: NSBRC, Swindon Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

A workshop for professionals and trades working in and around the self-build and domestic housing sector.


Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 28 - 29 January + 15 February Time: Two consecutive days training + one optional day for revision and exam
Location: Kelburn Factory at Stewart & Shields office, Glasgow Cost: £290+VAT for PHT members, £390+VAT for non-members. £375+VAT optional revision and exam.

A 2-day course tailored to all contractors and builders who are involved in any level of low-energy building construction, including optional revision & exam sessions for those wanting to become qualified as a Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson.