Passivhaus Affiliate

Partner Events

Our partners run an active programme of education and networking events throughout the year, culminating in our Annual Conference. Events range from introductory visits to Passivhaus buildings for those new to Passivhaus, through to advanced technical and masterclass sessions for expert practitioners.

Passive House Fundamentals

Passive House Fundamentals

Date: Continuous enrolment Time: ~20 hours to complete
Location: Online Cost: 145EUR PHT/iPHA members, 195EUR non-members, 95EUR students

Get a clear overview of the Passivhaus standard, certification requirements and the various elements to consider when designing and constructing Passivhaus buildings.


RIBA CPD Programme - Cost effective sustainable design solutions

RIBA CPD Programme - Cost effective sustainable design solutions

Date: Several dates throughout 2019 Time: 2.5 hours
Location: Various locations Cost: £15-£210

Learn how you, as an architect, can make the right decisions early in the design process for the best outcomes in both cost and sustainability of the building. Delivered by one of three leading Passivhaus experts, Sally Godber, Nick Grant or Mark Siddall.


Passivhaus Scotland Meetup

Passivhaus Scotland Meetup

Date: 17 September 2019 Time: 15:00
Location: One St Colme Street, Edinburgh, EH3 6AA Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

This informal open event, hosted by PHT members Hamson Barron Smith and Architype, is an opportunity for anyone interested in Passivhaus in Scotland to meet up and exchange information on lobbying efforts, projects, training and more.


Green Building Store Open Day

Green Building Store Open Day

Date: 21st September 2019 Time: 10:30 - 16:00
Location: Green Building Store, Heath House Mill, Heath House Lane, Golcar Huddersfield HD7 4JW Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Find out more about low energy, Passivhaus and retrofit construction at a series of talks and product demonstrations


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Building Services

Date: 2 October 2019 Time: 13:30 - 17:30
Location: Bristol, BS2 0BY Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Fundamentals

Date: 2 October 2019 Time: 9:00 - 13:00
Location: Bristol, BS2 0BY Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Scotland Excel - Accelerating the delivery of affordable new homes

Scotland Excel - Accelerating the delivery of affordable new homes

Date: 8 October 2019 Time: 9:30 - 16:00
Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh City Centre Cost: Free to attend, booking essential

Scotland Excel's new procurement framework makes it easy for contracting authorities to specify Passivhaus. This launch event will include a presentation by PHT member Sarah Lewis of Hamson Barron Smith on how to deliver affordable Passivhaus homes.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Construction

Date: 9 October 2019 Time: 09:00 - 13:00
Location: Bristol, BS2 0BY Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Putting Passivhaus into Practice (Crit. Session)

Passivhaus Bitesize Training - Putting Passivhaus into Practice (Crit. Session)

Date: 9 October 2019 Time: 13:30 - 17:30
Location: Bristol, BS2 0BY Cost: £112 exc. VAT for PHT members, £125 exc. VAT for non-members

These half-day sessions, delivered by AECB CarbonLite & The Green Register, offer insight into all the main principles of the Passivhaus Standard.


Housing Retrofit vs Grid Decarbonisation

Housing Retrofit vs Grid Decarbonisation

Date: 23 October 2019 Time: 10:30 - 15:30
Location: Caerphilly Castle, Wales Cost: £40+VAT PHT members, £60+VAT non members

This STBA half-day workshop will discuss the pros and cons of achieving carbon savings through large-scale, deep-retrofit of buildings and compare this with the cost and environmental impact of grid decarbonisation. PHT member Harry Paticas will present a mid-terrace townhouse retrofit case study.


Smart Cities Live RetroFitting 2019

Smart Cities Live RetroFitting 2019

Date: 7 November 2019 Time: 08:30 - 19:00
Location: Central Hall Westminster, London, SW1H 9NH Cost: £180+VAT early bird before 15 September, £250+VAT full price

The opportunities offered by deep retrofitting have started to be realised in a number of projects. The Retrofitting Show gathers experts and industry leaders to explore how we can start to retrofit a greener & healthier future for all.


GHA 2019 Conference: Delivering Net Zero and Future Homes

GHA 2019 Conference: Delivering Net Zero and Future Homes

Date: 19 November 2019 Time: 9:30 - 17:30
Location: Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, Lambeth, London Cost: £50-£170

The Good Homes Alliance conference this year focuses on how to achieve net zero targets in home building and deliver high quality, low carbon, healthy homes which are fit for the future. PHT research and Passivhaus case studies will feature in the programme.