10 Day Passive House Design and Construction Course

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10 Day Passive House Design and Construction Course

Time: September 10, 2015 to September 26, 2015
Location: Artscape Youngplace
Street: 180 Shaw Street
City/Town: Toronto
Website or Map: http://canphi.ca/event/10-day…
Phone: 250-884-7878
Event Type: training, course
Organized By: Canadian Passive House Institute West
Latest Activity: Aug 20, 2015

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Event Description

This 100 level 10 day foundation course is offered in two parts (A & B) – with an option to take part A only.

This course is aimed at all current and aspiring building industry professionals who are motivated to learn how to build to the world’s most advanced and energy efficient construction standard.

Part A (4 days in class): September 10-13, 2015  

Part A provides a comprehensive foundation to Passive House design and construction. It covers the technical, social, economic, and policy elements of the standard. Numerous case studies, both domestic and international, will demonstrate current best practice.

Intended Audience: All building industry professionals, including city planners, policy makers, building officials, manufacturers, engineers, architects, designers, contractors, and builders. Part A can be taken as a standalone course.

Part B (3 days in class and 3 days online self study): In-class September 24-26, 2015

*Part B can only be taken once Part A has been completed.*

Part B is designed to enable you to design or build your first Passive House and prepare you to take the International Passive House Exam. This segment of the course offers a step by step guide to using Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) to design a Passive House. It is delivered in two components: 3 days of online self study followed by 3 days of in-class lecture/workshop.

Intended Audience: All those that will be directly involved in the design and construction of Passive Houses.

For more information and to register please visit the website: http://canphi.ca/event/10-day-passive-house-design-and-construction-course-4/

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