Passivhaus Bitesize Training

 

The Passivhaus Bitesize course aims to explain the general principles of what makes a good low energy, comfortable building, based on the Passivhaus standard. The target audience is focussed at Architects and the material is focussed on design.

This course follows a different format to the Certified Passivhaus Designer course, and it is only a short introduction to Passivhaus. To sit the Passivhaus Institut exam and become a Passivhaus Designer/Consultant, please visit our AECB CarbonLite page

 

Timing: 

Our courses run from 1.45pm – 5.30pm

Our material:

AFTERNOON ONE – FUNDAMENTALS

Introduction including overview of construction, air-tightness, thermal bridging, and extra services requirements. Also touch on design to avoid over-heating.

AFTERNOON TWO – CONSTRUCTION

Detail workshops: construction of junctions and material samples, airtightness exercise.

AFTERNOON THREE – BUILDING SERVICES

Services for building designers. What they all mean. Space requirements. Layout requirements. Simple service strategy and considerations.

AFTERNOON FOUR – PROJECT CRIT 

Bring your own project, workshop and crit session. Listen in to each other’s projects and to the practical development advice given by experienced practitioners.

Our trainers:

Our trainers are the experts who are actually successfully designing/ building Passivhaus in UK. Amongst others, Bill Butcher, Alan Clarke, Sally Godber, Nick Grant, Eric Parks, Marine Sanchez, Mark Siddall,  and Passivhaus Certifiers Will South, Mike Roe and Peter Warm. Assisted by Passivhaus Designers Tom Dollard and Lucy Pedler. Biographies at the AECB website/meet-the-trainers

Our venues: 

London – Pollard Thomas Edwards Office in central London

Bristol – The Create Centre, in conjuction with The Green Register

 

Upcoming Afternoon Sessions: 

 
  LONDON
BRISTOL MANCHESTER  
Afternoons: 
Fundamentals of Passivhaus   7th March      2nd May         6th June
Construction for Passivhaus  14th March      9th May        13th June
Building Services for Passivhaus  21st March      16th May        20th June
Crit Session bring your own drawings  28th March      23rd May        27th June
 

 

How much does it cost? 

 

Individual afternoon session costs £125 excl. VAT

There is a discount for AECB/PHT/TGR members £112 excl. VAT per session.

 

Click here for further information & booking for London sessions.

 

Click here for further information & booking for Bristol sessions.

 

 

For bookings and invoices please contact   Ingrid Bravo/Helen Bennett 01752 542 546 or email training (at) peterwarm.co.uk

 

This course follows a different format to the Certified Passivhaus Designer course, and it is only a short introduction to Passivhaus. To sit the Passivhaus Institut exam and become a Passivhaus Designer/Consultant, please visit our AECB CarbonLite page