Passive House Canada

Passive House Design and Construction Course Part A
July 13, 2017 - 9:00am - July 16, 2017 - 5:00pm
Vancouver Venue TBA
Vancouver Venue TBA

120 Passive House Design & Construction provides in-depth instruction on the design and construction of Passive House buildings. The course is offered in three modules:Part A: Passive House PrinciplesPart B: Energy Modeling with PHPP Part C: Online Exam Prep Module and/or 2-Day In-Class Exam Prep CoursePart APart A can be taken as a standalone course even if you don’t intend to write the exam. If you intend to write the Certified Passive House Designer / Consultant Exam we strongly recommend you take Parts A, B, and C.Part A is a four-day, in-class, course that covers the technical, societal, economic, and policy elements of the Passive House Standard. Instruction will include details and technical advice on design and construction of buildings to meet the Standard. Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to apply Passive House principles in the context of building physics, windows and mechanical systems. Numerous case studies, both domestic and international, will be used to demonstrate current best practices and teach concepts of cost assessment that are best suited to high performance investments. Participants will have the opportunity to solidify their learning with interactive exercises throughout the course.For details and registration please visit: