Passivhaus Affiliate

Events Archive

Here you will find an archive of past events.

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April 2021

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Ice Box Challenge: FAQ Webinar

Ice Box Challenge: FAQ Webinar

Date: 19 April 2021 Time: 15.00 - 15.30
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, Booking essential

Learn more about the 2021 #IceBoxChallengeGlasgow. A student design competition for a public installation of the in the run up to COP26. Find out about submission requirements & key dates.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 16 April - 19 May 2021 Time: Spread over 4 weeks + one separate exam date
Location: SOLD OUT Cost: From £2100+VAT Early Bird price for the full course for PHT members

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


Introduction to Passivhaus Part 2

Introduction to Passivhaus Part 2

Date: 16 April 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, Introduction to Passivhaus Part 2, by Green Building Store's Sales Manager Mike Shufflebotham, aimed at building professionals and informed selfbuilders.


Introduction to Passivhaus Part 1

Introduction to Passivhaus Part 1

Date: 14 April 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, Introduction to Passivhaus Part 1, by Green Building Store's Sales Manager Mike Shufflebotham, aimed at building professionals and informed selfbuilders.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (MosArt)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (MosArt)

Date: 13 April - 29 April 2021 Time: Spread over 3 weeks + one separate exam date
Location: SOLD OUT 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.


Cooling systems for humid climates

Cooling systems for humid climates

Date: 7 April 2021 Time: 17:00 - 18:30
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: Free, non-iPHA members: 30 Euros

PHT members are eligible to join a monthly series of webinars for free. Join Berthold Kaufmann from the Passivhaus Institute, discussing cooling systems in humid climates.


Achieving net-zero in existing buildings

Achieving net-zero in existing buildings

Date: 1 April 2021 Time: 13.00 - 14.00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join PHT members ECD Architects for a free online webinar: Achieving net-zero in existing buildings, hosted by CIBSE Scotland.


March 2021

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Airtightness & Active Moisture Management CPD

Airtightness & Active Moisture Management CPD

Date: 31 March 2021 Time: 13.00 - 14.00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join PHT member Ecological Building Systems for a free interactive CPD: Airtightness & Active Moisture Management, aimed at built environment professionals and individuals interested in energy-efficient building.


Passivhaus Design and Specification

Passivhaus Design and Specification

Date: 31 March 2021 Time: 12.00 - 13.30
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Passivhaus Design and Specification CPD is aimed at built environment professionals and those interested in energy-efficient building.


Passivhaus in Practice

Passivhaus in Practice

Date: 31 March 2021 Time: 10.00 - 11.20
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend for those living & working in Scotland

Join PHT Patron Construction Scotland Innovation Centre for the launch of their new training programme: Passivhaus in Practice, for those at risk of redundancy, unemployed or wanting to transition into a low carbon sustainable built environment.


Passivhaus Member Exclusive: Future Homes Standard

Passivhaus Member Exclusive: Future Homes Standard

Date: 26 March 2021 Time: 11:00 - 12:30
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Book early to secure your space to discuss the Future Homes Standard at the next PHT member meetup. Did the Government's consultation response to changes to Part L & Part F go far enough?


Radial Retrofit: Lessons from Oxford EnerPHit Plus

Radial Retrofit: Lessons from Oxford EnerPHit Plus

Date: 26 March 2021 Time: 12:30 - 13:30
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join PHT Patron Green Building Store and PHT member Enhabit for a free online webinar, showcasing one of the first deep retrofit projects certified to EnerPHit Plus standard in the UK in Oxford.


MVHR heat recovery ventilation:Why good design matters

MVHR heat recovery ventilation:Why good design matters

Date: 24 Mar 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.


Virtual Tour: Bicester Eco Business Centre

Virtual Tour: Bicester Eco Business Centre

Date: 18 March 2021 Time: 11.00 - 12.00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join a virtual tour of the UK's first non-domestic building to achieve Passivhaus Plus standard, Bicester Eco Business Centre.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Putting Passivhaus into Practice

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Putting Passivhaus into Practice

Date: 17 March 2021 Time: 10:00 - 14:00
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.


Insulating and Achieving Airtightness with Cross Laminated Timber

Insulating and Achieving Airtightness with Cross Laminated Timber

Date: 16 March 2021 Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join PHT member Ecological Building Systems for a free interactive CPD: Insulating and Achieving Airtightness with Cross Laminated Timber (CLT), aimed at built environment professionals and individuals interested in energy-efficient building.


Introduction to Passivhaus Part 2

Introduction to Passivhaus Part 2

Date: 12 March 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, Introduction to Passivhaus Part 2, as part of their online webinar series themed around low energy building during the UK Coronavirus lockdown.


Introduction to Passivhaus Standard

Introduction to Passivhaus Standard

Date: 12 March 2021 Time: 11.00 -12.00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking is essential

CPD spotlighting an introduction to the Passivhaus Standard, and case-study Ostro Passivhaus.


Tried and tested solutions for a green recovery: New homes and places

Tried and tested solutions for a green recovery: New homes and places

Date: 11 March 2021 Time: 12:30 - 13:30
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Hear speakers from local councils present their experience of implementing Passivhaus projects with proven potential to reach net-zero targets, and support the green recovery.


Mythbusting Passivhaus

Mythbusting Passivhaus

Date: 11 March 2021 Time: 19:00 - 20:00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend. Booking essential.

If you like the idea of Passivhaus, but have concerns - this event is for you. You can't open the windows, it has poor ventilation, renewables make it redundant! Do not miss your chance to quash common Passivhaus misconceptions.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Building Services

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Building Services

Date: 10 March 2021 Time: 10:00 - 14:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

Learn more about Building Services for Passivhaus in an easy and digestible bitesize session.


Passivhaus schools in the UK

Passivhaus schools in the UK

Date: 10 March 2021 Time: 17:00 - 18:30
Location: Online Cost: Free for PHT members, 30 Euros non-iPHA members

PHT members are eligible to join a monthly series of webinars for free. Hear PHT Patrons Architype and WARM discuss Passivhaus educational buildings in the UK.


Introduction to Passivhaus Part 1

Introduction to Passivhaus Part 1

Date: 10 March 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, Introduction to Passivhaus Part 1, as part of their online webinar series themed around low energy building during the UK Coronavirus lockdown.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Construction

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Construction

Date: 03 March 2021 Time: 10:00 - 14:00
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.


February 2021

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Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 26 February - 30 March 2021 Time: Spread over 4 weeks + one separate exam date
Location: Online Cost: From £2100+VAT Early Bird price for the full course for PHT members

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


Passivhaus Member Exclusive: Overheating

Passivhaus Member Exclusive: Overheating

Date: 26 February 2021 Time: 11:00-12:30
Location: Online Cost: FULLY BOOKED Free to attend - PHT member exclusive

Member exclusive event to discuss the latest tools and developments on reducing overheating risks and ensuring summer comfort in Passivhaus buildings.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Fundamentals

Passivhaus Bitesize Training: Fundamentals

Date: 24 February 2021 Time: 10:00 - 14:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

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


ASBP Healthy Buildings Conference 2021

ASBP Healthy Buildings Conference 2021

Date: 24 & 25 February 2021 Time: Half day conference plus two free afternoon events
Location: Online Cost: £25-£50

The ASBP Healthy Buildings Conference returns for a 5th year, taking place online on 24 February (10:00-12:45) with a number of inspirational speakers and technical sessions. Plus, free afternoon sessions on 24 and 25 February for the finals of the ASBP Innovation Pitch series and the ASBP Awards 2021. Plus, the finals of the ASBP Innovation Pitch Series (24th Feb, 15:00-16:30) and ASBP Awards 2021 (25th Feb, 15:00-16:30).


MVHR heat recovery ventilation:Why good design matters

MVHR heat recovery ventilation:Why good design matters

Date: 24 February 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, as part of their online webinar series themed around low energy building during the UK Coronavirus lockdown.


Winter Webinar Series: The Future of Housing Design

Winter Webinar Series: The Future of Housing Design

Date: November 2020 - February 2021 Time: Seven hourly sessions
Location: Online Cost: Free, booking essential

PHT member Max Fordham presents a series of webinars on the future of housing design - topics include Max Fordham's own Passivhaus home, thermal comfort, low-carbon heat and Net Zero housing.


Rural Housing Summit 2021

Rural Housing Summit 2021

Date: 21 - 27 February 2021 Time: 9.30 - 17.00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join Rural Housing Scotland, in partnership with UN-Habitat and PHT Patron member Ecology Building Society, for the 2021 Rural Housing Summit, to share knowledge and expertise about sustainable housing development in rural areas.


Virtual Tour of Passivhaus Plus Scheme: Seaton Beach

Virtual Tour of Passivhaus Plus Scheme: Seaton Beach

Date: 18 February 2021 Time: 16.00 - 17.00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Located on the South Devon coast, Seaton Beach is a residential development with 8 apartments for market sale, including a 138m2 penthouse suite. Join Seaton Beach Development in a virtual project tour of their multi-award winning Passivhaus Plus scheme.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (BRE)

Date: 15-19 February + 19 March 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 Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Passivhaus Contractor Training (AECB CarbonLite)

Date: 9 -11 February 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 will not cover any practical exercises. Further details on dates and costs next year for a classroom practical session and tradesperson examination will follow.


GHA Building Performance Tutorials

GHA Building Performance Tutorials

Date: 9 February - 23 March Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £15 - £33.75+VAT, Non-members: £20 - £45+VAT

Join the Good Homes Alliance for a series of online tutorials on building performance, covering a range of topics including building performance evaluation techniques, guidance, research, testing methods & technologies.


Ventilation practices for schools & residential buildings

Ventilation practices for schools & residential buildings

Date: 3 February 2021 Time: TBC
Location: Online Cost: PHT & iPHA members: Free, Non-members: 30 Euro

Join Berthold Kaufmann from the Passive House Institute and Rainer Pfluger from the University of Innsbruck, for an online webinar on 'Ventilation practices for schools and residential buildings'.


Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (MosArt)

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (MosArt)

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


January 2021

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Passivhaus Member Exclusive: Net Zero Retrofit

Passivhaus Member Exclusive: Net Zero Retrofit

Date: 29 January 2021 Time: 11:00-12:30
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend - PHT member exclusive

Member exclusive event offering a sneak preview of the detailed retrofit guidance forthcoming from the Trust and LETI, and a reponse to the CCC's just published buildings strategy, part of the sixth carbon budget.


MVHR: why good design matters

MVHR: why good design matters

Date: 27 January 2021 Time: 12:00-12:45
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

PHT Patron member Green Building Store and their partners Enhabit are offering a series of free webinars on Passivhaus and energy efficient building - join Mike Shufflebotham to find out about optimum MVHR design.


PHT Technical Panel Meeting

PHT Technical Panel Meeting

Date: 21 January 2021 Time: 14:00
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend [Invitation only]

This event is exclusively for PHT Patrons and invited members from Passivhaus working groups to hear about the latest research & developments, and vote on which areas of work should be prioritised by the Trust.


High performance windows and doors

High performance windows and doors

Date: 20 January 2021 Time: 12:00-12:45
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

PHT Patron member Green Building Store and their partners Enhabit are offering a series of free webinars on Passivhaus and energy efficient building - join Mike Shufflebotham to learn about high performance windows and doors.


Building Passivhaus and Low Energy Retrofits at Scale

Building Passivhaus and Low Energy Retrofits at Scale

Date: 18th January 2021 Time: 18:00pm - 19:30pm
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Join Zero Carbon Yorkshire Buildings/ AECB Yorkshire Group for a free online webinar and networking event about 'Building Passivhaus and Low Energy Retrofits at Scale'.


Introduction to Passivhaus Part 2

Introduction to Passivhaus Part 2

Date: 15 January 2021 Time: 12:00-12:45
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

PHT Patron member Green Building Store and their partners Enhabit are offering a series of free webinars on Passivhaus and energy efficient building - join Mike Shufflebotham for this Introduction to Passivhaus (Part 2).


Introduction to Passivhaus Part 1

Introduction to Passivhaus Part 1

Date: 13 January 2021 Time: 12:00 - 12:45
Location: Online Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

PHT Patron member Green Building Store and their partners Enhabit are offering a series of free webinars on Passivhaus and energy efficient building - join Mike Shufflebotham for this Introduction to Passivhaus (Part 1).


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - SOLD OUT

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - SOLD OUT

Date: 12 January 2021 - 2nd February 2021 Time: Four afternoon sessions
Location: Online Cost: PHT members: £112 - £400+VAT, Non-members: £125 - £450+VAT

The Passivhaus Bitesize course introduces the key principles of what makes a good low energy, comfortable building, based on the Passivhaus standard.