Passivhaus Affiliate

Certified Passivhaus Designer Training (Target Zero)

Date: 10 August 2015 Time: 10 days including revision day
Location: CoRE, Normacot Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, ST3 1PR Cost: £1350 PHT members, £1500 non members (£250 extra for international examination)

The Target Zero course is aimed at qualified and motivated building professionals who have a passion to learn the art of Passive House design, the world’s leading standard in low energy, sustainable construction. 

 

Course structure:

  • 10 days classroom training 
  • Practice multiple choice questions online with Target Zero exam simulator
  • Passivhaus Designer study folder (over 800 pages printed in colour)
  • Continuous assessment with assignments (design exercises & calculations)
  • PHPP exercises

 

Course content:

  • Day 1: PH Principals, Criteria, U-Values, Heating Degree Hours, Heat Loss
  • Day 2: Thermal Bridging, Building Envelope, Construction Methods
  • Day 3: Airtightness Testing & Implementation, Thermal Imaging
  • Day 4: Passivhaus Windows
  • Day 5: Ventilation & Heating
  • Day 6: Economics, Site Supervision, Design Exercise
  • Day 7:  PHPP Workshop
  • Day 8: PH Modelling with Google Sketchup DesignPH plugin (optional)
  • Day 9: Thermal Bridging Software Training (optional)
  • Day 10: Revision Day
  • Exam: International Examination

 

Dates:

  • Days 1-4: 10th - 13th August 
  • Days 5-8: 15th - 18th September
  • Days 9-10: 1st - 2nd October
  • Exam: 10th October, 09.00 - 13.00

 

Booking:

Book online at passivehousetraining.co.uk.


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