Join an in­ter­na­tion­al course at the Pass­ive House In­sti­tu­te!

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  •  Ventilation Module - Class 2018

  • Live Blower Door Demonstration - Class 2018

 

 

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When
4 to 12 Novem­ber 2019
9:00 - 17:30
(Next ex­am on 07/12/19)

Where
­Pass­ive House In­sti­tu­te
Rhein­straße 44/46
64283 Darm­stadt, Ger­many

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Passive House De­sign­er / Con­sult­ant course at the PH Institute


Learn first-hand from ex­perts at the Pass­ive House In­sti­tu­te, how to design en­ergy-ef­fi­cient & cost-op­tim­al build­ings world­wide! All you need is a good level of Eng­lish (B2 or equi­val­ent), ba­sic know­ledge of Build­ing Phys­ics, as well as the abil­ity to use Mi­crosoft® Ex­cel.

This course con­sists of a 3-day e-learn­ing mod­ule and 7 days of in-class train­ing at the In­sti­tu­te. For more in­form­a­tion, click on each box be­low!

3 days E-learning
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7 days in class
Learn & experience
3 hours exam
Get your certificate!

The Passive House Fundamentals online course is located on our Moodle platform: participants can access it from wherever they want, in their own time and at their own pace. This allows for a tailored learning experience and reduces travel and accommodation costs.

It covers 10 topics: each one is divided into sub-units, including a video presentation followed by further material and a quiz. You need to pass the final assessment by the end of October, so we can best address knowledge gaps during the in-class training. Our staff will monitor your progress and provide you with technical support if needed.

Besides lectures and discussions, you will deepen your knowledge with workshops, as well as calculation and design exercises. In addition, you will have a closer look at our Passive House component and materials collection!

Module 1 - Building envelope & Services I

  • Day 1: Passive House Concept
  • Day 2: Building envelope
  • Day 3: Ventilation

Module 2 - Services II & Economics

  • Day 4: Heating, cooling/dehumidification, domestic hot water
  • Day 5: Retrofit, economics, certification

Module 3 - PHPP Basics

  • Day 6 and 7: Hands on PHPP

This course will prepare you to pass the Certified Passive House Designer / Consultant exam. The exam itself however is not included in the course. It can be taken on one of the following dates at one of the following examination centres. On successfully passing the exam, you will receive an internationally recognized certificate and be listed on our worldwide database for 5 years.

Save 200€ by taking the course and the certification exam at the Passive House Institute! The next exam is on December 7th at 9:00, but you could also take it on a later date.

 

> Ad­di­tion­al high­lights

Passive House Tour Designer Course PHI

We of­fer a re­view ses­sion on Sat­urday morn­ing. It is op­tion­al, but we highly re­com­mend it as it is aimed at get­ting you bet­ter pre­pared for the cer­ti­fic­a­tion ex­am.

And be­cause the Pass­ive House stand­ard is much more than just the­ory, par­ti­cipants will be able to tour Pass­ive House build­ings dur­ing the In­ter­na­tion­al Pass­ive House Days over the week­end. Vis­its to loc­al Pass­ive House build­ings will be planned, to gain in­sights from own­ers and build­ing pro­fes­sion­als.

In ad­di­tion, par­ti­cipants of our De­sign­er / Con­sult­ant course can take part in our ad­vanced tools workshops from the 13th to the 15th of Novem­ber for the stu­dent price!

This course is eli­gible for DENA fur­ther edu­ca­tion points. More in­form­a­tion will be provided at re­gis­tra­tion.

> Next dates

From the 4th to the 12th of Novem­ber 2019 in Eng­lish at the Pass­ive House In­sti­tu­te.

> Course price schedule

Re­gister and pay be­fore the end of Septem­ber to get up to 15% early bird dis­count! iPHA mem­bers get an ad­di­tion­al 10% dis­count and stu­dents get an ad­di­tion­al 50% dis­count.

Full package (incl. 19% VAT)
  Early bird Standard
 Full course (incl. e-learning and PHPP license) 1680€ 1975€
 Revision session 200€ 220€
 Certification exam (7.12.19) 355€ 415€
OR Single modules (incl. 19% VAT)
  Early bird Standard
 Module 1 - Building envelope & Services I 610€ 720€
 Module 2 - Services II & Economics 410€ 480€
 Module 3 - PHPP Basics 410€ 480€
 Certification exam (7.12.19) 550€ 650€

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Register now!

When
11 to 15 Novem­ber 2019
9:00 - 17:30

Where
­Pass­ive House In­sti­tu­te
Rhein­straße 44/46
64283 Darm­stadt, Ger­many

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Tools work­shops at the PH Institute


Get the latest up­dates and in­sider tricks! For more in­form­a­tion, click on each box be­low!

PHPP
Basics
PHPP
Advanced
3D Data Models
BiM & designPH
Thermal bridges
and PHPP

This 2-day workshop provides basic knowledge of the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP), the energy balancing and planning tool for efficient buildings and refurbishments. It is also available as part of the Passive House Designer course.

• Energy balancing with PHPP
• Input of areas and windows
• Input of shading factors
• Input of the ventilation strategy
• Input of summer ventilation or cooling strategies
• Inputs of domestic hot water supply, electricity consumption & heating
• PER factors & Passive House classes

Gain knowledge of PHPP features for advanced users:

    • Non-residential buildings
    • Input of design variants
    • Economic feasibility comparisons
    • Energy efficient retrofits principles
    • PHPP for retrofits
    • EnerPHit classes: Energy efficiency and renewables for retrofits
    • The EnerPHit pre-certification scheme for step-by-step retrofits
    • The EnerPHit Retrofit Plan (ERP)

Are you already familiar with PHPP? Then come and explore the advantages of designPH, the SketchUp based plugin to model Passive House buildings in 3D and get to know our new export tool from BIM models to PHPP!

• How does designPH work?
• Input/analysis of a building model
• Optimization of relevant features
• Special building types: different approaches
• How does the BIM-tool work

Knowledge of SketchUP and a BIM software (Revit, ArchiCAD, Vectorworks, Rhinoceros with VisualARQ) is required

Our new workshop day! Learn more about thermal bridges.

• Thermal bridge concept
• Use THERM
• Get a feeling for the psi value
• Typical thermal bridges in buildings
• Requirements for building certification


> Next dates

PHPP Ba­sics          11-12th Novem­ber 2019
3D Data Mod­els   13th Novem­ber 2019
PHPP Ad­vanced   14th Novem­ber 2019
Thermal bridges  15th Novem­ber 2019


designPH workshop

> Course price schedule

Re­gister and pay be­fore the end of Septem­ber to get up to 15% early bird dis­count! iPHA mem­bers get an ad­di­tion­al 10% dis­count while stu­dents and par­ti­cipants of our De­sign­er / Con­sult­ant course get an ad­di­tion­al 50% dis­count.

Workshop packages (incl. 19% VAT)
  Early bird Standard fee
Full package (5 days) 1050€ 1230€
PHPP Basics + 3D Data Models (3 days) 640€ 750€
PHPP Basics + PHPP Advanced (3 days) 640€ 750€
PHPP Basics + Thermal bridges (3 days) 640€ 750€
PHPP Advanced + 3D Data Models + Thermal bridges (3 days) 640€ 750€
PHPP Advanced + 3D Data Models (2 days) 510€ 600€
PHPP Advanced + Thermal bridges (2 days) 510€ 600€
3D Data Models + Thermal bridges (2 days) 510€ 600€
Workshop modules (incl. 19% VAT)
  Early bird Standard fee
PHPP Basics (2 days) 410€ 480€
3D Data Models 280€ 330€
PHPP Advanced 280€ 330€
Thermal Bridges 280€ 330€
PHPP Expert exam (23.03.2019) 255€ 300€

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