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March 2019

PH 120A: Passive House Design and Construction – Vancouver

March 28 @ 8:30 am - March 31 @ 4:30 pm
BCIT Downtown Campus, 555 Seymour Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3H6 Canada
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Course description 120A: Passive House Design and Construction is a four-day course that covers the technical, economic and policy elements of Passive House buildings. Participants will learn how to apply Passive House principles in the context of building physics, windows and mechanical systems. Numerous case studies, both domestic and international, will be used to demonstrate current best practices and teach concepts of cost assessment. Participants will have the opportunity to solidify their learning with interactive exercises throughout the course. 120A…

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April 2019

PH 120A: Passive House Design and Construction – Vancouver

April 29 @ 8:30 am - May 2 @ 4:30 pm

Course description 120A: Passive House Design and Construction is a four-day course that covers the technical, economic and policy elements of Passive House buildings. Participants will learn how to apply Passive House principles in the context of building physics, windows and mechanical systems. Numerous case studies, both domestic and international, will be used to demonstrate current best practices and teach concepts of cost assessment. Participants will have the opportunity to solidify their learning with interactive exercises throughout the course. 120A…

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May 2019

PH 120C: Exam Preparation for Passive House Designer/Consultant Exam

May 1 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Online Course Runs from May 1 to July 5, 2019 Course Details The Passive House Designer/Consultant Exam is challenging, even for experienced architects and building professionals, so thorough preparation is essential. This online exam preparation course is specifically designed for those who have completed courses 120A and 120B (or equivalent), and who wish to write the exam to become a Certified Passive House professional. It gives participants the tools required to write a successful test. *Please allow at least two weeks prior…

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PH 120B: Understanding and Working with the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) – Vancouver

May 13 @ 8:30 am - May 15 @ 4:30 pm

Course Details Understanding and Working with PHPP will enable you to take on your first Passive House project. It provides step-by-step instruction for using the PHPP energy modelling software, which is essential for designing a Passive House building. Participants will learn the structure, inputs and outputs of PHPP, and how to select appropriate climate data sets and record building measurements. The course includes modelling a sample Canadian project, where participants will assess building heat loss, energy demand and summertime overheating…

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Certified Passive House Tradesperson Exam – Vancouver

May 24 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT), 3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 3H2 Canada
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Exam Details The Certified Passive House Tradesperson Exam is a standardized international exam set by the Passive House Institute (PHI) and is offered three times each year. Certified Passive House Tradespeople will be listed in the directory on the Passive House Canada website and also on the International Passive House Association website. The exam is 90 minutes and must be written in person. The exam includes six interdisciplinary modules on Passive House principles and the application of those principles, as…

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PH 110: Introduction to Passive House High Performance Buildings – Vancouver

May 31 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Vancouver, British Columbia Canada + Google Map

Course description An Introduction to the Passive House High Performance Buildings provides an overview of the core principles of Passive House design and building energy efficiency regulations in Canada. The course also covers the history of energy efficient buildings, energy consumption data and environmental impact, case studies and the economics of creating high performance buildings. Recommended for: Anyone wishing to understand the basics of Passive House high performance buildings, including: Homeowners, developers, project coordinators, realtors, subcontractors and component suppliers, architects,…

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June 2019

PH 120C: Exam Preparation for Passive House Designer/Consultant Exam – Vancouver

June 14 @ 8:30 am - June 15 @ 4:30 pm

Course Details The Passive House Designer/Consultant Exam is challenging, even for experienced architects and building professionals, so thorough preparation is essential. This online exam preparation course is specifically designed for those who have completed courses 120A and 120B (or equivalent), and who wish to write the exam to become a Certified Passive House professional. It gives participants the tools required to write a successful test. *Please allow at least two weeks prior to the exam to register for the online module to…

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Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant Exam – Vancouver

June 28 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

There are two methods of becoming a certified Passive House Designer or Consultant: through submission of a certified Passive House project, or by passing the standardized international exam.  Examination dates are fixed by the Passive House Institute (PHI) and offered by Passive House Canada in cooperation with PHI. Certified Designers and Consultants will be listed on our website, as well as the international database. For information on certification via project design and documentation please see PHI’s Project Qualification page. The exam is thorough and time-limited, and it is not…

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Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant Exam – Victoria

June 28 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

There are two methods of becoming a certified Passive House Designer or Consultant: through submission of a certified Passive House project, or by passing the standardized international exam.  Examination dates are fixed by the Passive House Institute (PHI) and offered by Passive House Canada in cooperation with PHI. Certified Designers and Consultants will be listed on our website, as well as the international database. For information on certification via project design and documentation please see PHI’s Project Qualification page. The exam is thorough and time-limited, and it is not…

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