PHI Certified Passive House Designer course

Put on in partnership with the North American Passive House Network, this intensive 5-day course covers Passive House design, metrics, and modeling, and prepares attendees for the Passive House Institute CPHD exam.

Registration now open.

February 24-28, 2020 | Newton, MA

Certified Passive House Builders course

PHMA is bringing the PHIUS Certified Builders Training back to Boston this February. This three-day course offers real-world experience in the on-site implementation of passive house as well as counseling and advice to both the practical and business sides, preparing construction professionals to meet the passive house challenge.

Registration now open.

February 12th - 14th | Newton

Course Highlights
  • Learn general passive house principles
  • Classroom and field focus on envelope issues
  • HVAC considerations and testing
  • Cost optimization/bidding
  • QA/QC process
  • Certification exam

Workshop: Avoiding Common Mistakes for Multifamily Passive House Designers, Developers and Builders

This presentation from David Salamon focuses on helping passive house designers, builders, and developers avoid common mistakes on multifamily residences, the lessons presented will be relevant for other project types as well. Limited attendance, registration required.

Registration now open.

March 12, 2020 | Boston

PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant

This 5-day course is designed as the second phase of the CPHC Training Program following the on-line component. The in-class course focuses on design exercises, WUFI Passive and THERM software training, and the CPHC exam.

Dates TBA for 2020

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Other Training Opportunities

There are a number of opportunities through various organizations for education, certification, and training on Passive House:

Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) is focused on research, training curriculum, and technical standards and is committed to making high-performance passive building the mainstream market standard. They offer a wide variety of resources, certifications, and training programs.
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The Passive House Institute (PHI) is an independent research institute that has played an especially crucial role
in the development of the Passive House concept and offer their own set of resources, certifications, and training programs.
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Emu offers professional training, consulting services, and component/systems analysis for all aspects of the design and construction of high quality building envelopes and healthy indoor environments.
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Peel Passive House Consulting was founded to support the development of the Passive House Standard in Canada and internationally. They work with developers, architects, self-builders, consultants, governments, and manufacturers to support the design, construction, and certification of Passive House and low energy buildings, both residential and non-residential. 
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Passive House Academy has been leading the way in Passive House (Passivhaus) training, development, certification and consultancy for over 15 years. PHA is proud to be one of the leading training providers globally in Passive House (Passivhaus), offering a wide range of internationally accredited Passive House Courses on both sides of the Atlantic.
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The Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) is today the region’s leading membership organization promoting sustainable energy practices in the built environment. As professionals in the fields of renewable energy and building, they embrace whole systems thinking as the path to sustainability.
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