THIRD PARTY EVENT

Passive House Canada

Passive House for Multi-family buildings
March 23, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Venue TBA
Venue TBA
Victoria
BC

Medium sized multi-family Passive House projects are quickly becoming a dominant archetype in Canada.  There are aspects unique to Multi-family Passive House projects that rely on advanced knowledge.  This 1-day course will explore many of these aspects, including mixed-use buildings.  A strong focus will be on how to model particular aspects in PHPP, including thermal bridging and service penetrations.

Passive House Canada

Passive House Design and Construction Course Part B
May 11, 2017 - 9:00am - May 13, 2017 - 5:00pm
Venue TBA
Venue TBA
Vancouver
BC
CPD Learning Units: 
7

The Passive House Design and Construction Course is aimed at all current and aspiring building industry professionals who are motivated to learn how to build to the world’s most advanced and energy efficient construction standard. Part B is meant to enable you to take on your first Passive House project. This segment of the course offers a step by step guide to using Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) to design to the Passive House standard. 

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Passive House Canada

Introduction to Passive House Design and Construction
April 28, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Okanagan College
583 Duncan Ave W
Penticton
BC
CPD Learning Units: 
7

This one day course foundation course will provide you with a fundamental understanding of the elements of the Passive House design, which leads to cost effective, low energy buildings with increased occupant comfort and reduced mechanical systems.

Passive House Canada

Passive House Design and Construction Course Part A
April 27, 2017 - 9:00am - April 30, 2017 - 5:00pm
Venue TBA
Venue TBA
Vancouver
British Columbia
CPD Learning Units: 
7

The Passive House Design and Construction Course is aimed at all current and aspiring building industry professionals who are motivated to learn how to build to the world’s most advanced and energy efficient construction standard. Part A covers the technical, social, economic, and policy elements of the standard. Numerous case studies, both domestic and international, will demonstrate current best practice.

Passive House Canada

Introduction to Passive House Design and Construction
March 31, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Venue TBA
Venue TBA
Vancouver
BC
CPD Learning Units: 
7

This one day course foundation course will provide you with a fundamental understanding of the elements of the Passive House design, which leads to cost effective, low energy buildings with increased occupant comfort and reduced mechanical systems.

Passive House Canada

Building Enclosures for High Performance Buildings
March 24, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Venue TBA
Address TBA
Vancouver
British Columbia
CPD Learning Units: 
7

The design and construction of high-performance buildings, driven by updated energy codes, and energy-efficient building programs including Passive House, is becoming increasingly popular across North America. As a result, the construction industry is starting to see many new and innovative enclosures being incorporated into the full spectrum of building types, ranging from single-family homes to taller wood frame and non-combustible high-rise buildings. Join us for a full-day deep dive into high performance building enclosures.

Passive House Canada

Ventilation for High Performance Commercial Buildings
February 14, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
TBA, Vancouver, BC
TBA, Vancouver, BC
Vancouver
BC
CPD Learning Units: 
7

This course will explore the development of ventilation systems for high performance buildings, such as Passive House, NZE and other very energy efficient projects.

BC Tiny House Collective and UBC's Centre for Community Engaged Learning

Tiny houses: Are They Feasible in Our Region?
January 24, 2017 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
CityStudio
1800 Spyglass Place
Vancouver
BC

THE BC TINY HOUSE COLLECTIVE INVITES CITY PLANNERS, ENGINEERS AND URBAN DESIGNERS FROM ACROSS METRO VANCOUVER TO SHAPE THE CONVERSATION AROUND TINY HOUSES IN OUR REGION.

BCIT School of Construction and the Environment

BCIT Community Energy Management Courses
January 11, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Online
Webinar
Vancouver
BC

 

Passive House Canada

Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant Exam Preparation Course (In-class)
March 4, 2017 - 9:00am - March 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
Bedford Regency Hotel, Brittingham Room
1140 Government St
Victoria
BC

We offer a two day in-class exam prep course for students preparing to write the Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant exam.  We recommend the exam preparation course to anyone taking the exam for the first time. NOTE: This course is meant as a follow-up to the Passive House Design and Construction Course, Parts A & B. It is not recommended that you take this course and/or the exam without having taken Parts A & B. Topics covered include:Introductions and overviewInsulation and airtightnessThermal Bridging

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