Introductory

Handover & Maintenance

How to Build a Passivhaus Series

Handover & Maintenance

How to Build a Passivhaus Series
£25 – £35 + VAT
1.5hr

Learning outcomes:

MVHR installations and benefits for CO2, temperature and humidity control. 

How to address common commissioning, maintenance, handover issues. 

The concepts of soft landings and monitoring and the need for user engagement.  

2

Building Services & Quality Assurance

How to Build a Passivhaus Series

Building Services & Quality Assurance

How to Build a Passivhaus Series
£25 – £35 + VAT
1.5hr
Intermediate

In “How to Build a Passivhaus: Building Services & Quality Assurance,” participants delve into building services beyond heating, hot water, and renewables. Discover the significance of efficient construction management, thorough testing, and meticulous inspections. Gain insights into optimising building services for Passivhaus standards while ensuring quality assurance throughout the construction process. This session equips attendees with essential knowledge and strategies to effectively integrate building services into Passivhaus projects, ensuring energy efficiency and occupant comfort.

2

Building Fabric

How to Build a Passivhaus Series

Building Fabric

How to Build a Passivhaus Series
£25 – £35 + VAT
1.5hr
Intermediate

In this lesson, you will learn the options for constructing the building envelope and other factors affecting fabric heat loss. 

2

Design & Coordination

How to Build a Passivhaus Series

Design & Coordination

How to Build a Passivhaus Series
£25 – £35 + VAT
1.5hr
Intermediate

Explore the advantages of Passivhaus for superior building performance and comfort in this on-demand course. Understand key principles and certification criteria, enabling effective project planning. Discover how redesigning the process can revolutionize design and delivery. Delve into the pivotal role of PHPP as a design and quality assurance tool throughout construction. Gain invaluable insights to elevate your Passivhaus projects from inception to completion.

2

Steel Frame

Large and Complex Passivhaus Masterclass

Steel Frame

Large and Complex Passivhaus Masterclass
£25 – £32 +VAT
2hr 15min
Advanced

Master steel construction strategies and tackle airtightness, thermal bridging, and moisture concerns effectively. Navigate the complexities of fire-related insurance requirements and subcontractor design elements with confidence. By the end of this module, you’ll grasp essential insights into optimising steel construction practices and addressing critical issues, ensuring efficient, safe, and durable building projects.

2

RIBA Plan of Work – Passivhaus overlay

2022 Large and Complex Passivhaus Masterclass

RIBA Plan of Work – Passivhaus overlay

2022 Large and Complex Passivhaus Masterclass
£25-£32+VAT
2hr
Advanced

The Passivhaus standard has now been embraced across various scale and sectors, to widen the impact of energy efficient and sustainable building practices. Lessons learned from large and complex buildings highlight the impact of building size and complexity on the design and construction processes and how the Passivhaus Overlay for the RIBA Plan of Work can be used to facilitate the successful delivery.

2

Leisure Centres

Large and Complex Passivhaus Masterclass

Leisure Centres

Large and Complex Passivhaus Masterclass
£25-£32+VAT
3hr 15min
Advanced

Building leisure centres to the Passivhaus standard is estimated to save up to 70% of energy compared to a standard leisure centre. The Passive House Institute delivered a presentation on Passivhaus pool design at the 2022 UK Passivhaus Conference. Get into the details of St. Sidwell’s Point, the UK’s first Passivhaus leisure centre. Learn about exciting new UK leisure centres targeting Passivhaus and design tips for Passivhaus pools.

4

Case study: Agar Grove

2022 Large and Complex Passivhaus Masterclass

Case study: Agar Grove

2022 Large and Complex Passivhaus Masterclass
£25-£32+VAT
2 hrs
Advanced

Camden Council’s Agar Grove is set to be the UK’s largest residential Passivhaus development when it’s completed. This detailed case study introduces some of the challenges and complexities faced with a larger Passivhaus project, and potential solutions.

2

Non-domestic Retrofit

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series

Non-domestic Retrofit

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series
£20 – £30 + VAT
1.5hr
Advanced

In the non-domestic retrofit course, participants learn to apply Passivhaus to large multi-residential projects, including various typologies, and establish a fabric-first strategy to achieve net-zero operational carbon. The course covers defining the airtightness layer, extending the thermal envelope, and optimising service locations to enhance performance in non-domestic buildings.

2

Multi-residential Retrofit

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series

Multi-residential Retrofit

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series
£20 – £30 + VAT
1.5hr
Advanced

This Passivhaus Retrofit course concentrates on applying Passivhaus principles to large multi-residential projects, stressing streamlining techniques, prefabrication, and EnerPHit certification to align with climate goals. Participants tackle barriers to deep retrofit, harness scale advantages, and manage challenges like diverse tenures and integrating mechanical ventilation heat recovery systems. They also consider the social impacts and future-proofing benefits of EnerPHit in reducing fuel poverty and achieving net-zero goals.

2

Step-by-step Retrofit

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series

Step-by-step Retrofit

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series
£20 – £30 + VAT
1.5hr
Advanced

This Passivhaus Retrofit course provides a step-by-step approach to retrofitting, comparing EnerPHit with PAS 2035, offering practical insights from retrofitting a mid-terrace property. It also covers certification requirements for step-by-step EnerPHit, focusing on managing moisture, dust, and mess effectively throughout the retrofit process to improve heating demand and indoor air quality.

2

Cavity Wall

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series

Cavity Wall

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series
£20 – £30 + VAT
1.5hr
Advanced

In this Passivhaus Retrofit course focused on cavity walls, participants learn about practical retrofit measures, successful retrofit ingredients like energy conservation, and the advantages of external wall insulation. The course also covers the importance of a robust ventilation strategy, addresses moisture sources and risks in cavity walls, and explores challenges and optimisation options for heating systems post-retrofit.

2

Solid Wall

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series

Solid Wall

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series
£20 – £30 + VAT
1hr 30mins
Advanced

This Passivhaus Retrofit course covers the comparison between EnerPHit, AECB, and LETI standards, emphasizing design fundamentals like airtightness and ventilation strategies, as well as addressing moisture risks and insulation system choices. Participants also learn techniques for detailing junctions with internal wall insulation in heritage buildings to mitigate thermal bridging and manage moisture, along with the critical considerations for window apertures in relation to heritage preservation and energy efficiency.

2

Introduction

https://passivhaus.uk/passivhaus-retrofit-masterclass-lecture-series/

Introduction

https://passivhaus.uk/passivhaus-retrofit-masterclass-lecture-series/
£20 – £30 + VAT
1hr 30mins
Advanced

Join Sarah Lewis from Passivhaus Trust for an introductory session on Passivhaus Retrofit, contextualizing it within the UK’s net-zero goals. Explore EnerPHit options and tools for retrofitting, understanding the relationship between retrofit and renewable energy. Gain insight into the depth required for effective EnerPHit Retrofit and learn to utilise a comprehensive EnerPHit-informed Retrofit Plan (EiRP). Discover how the Periodic Heating Tool enhances internal temperature representation during the heating season. By the module’s end, master key concepts for successful Passivhaus Retrofit…

2

Fabric first

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course

Fabric first

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course
Free
Introductory

The principle of fabric first is more than just getting the insulation right – it’s about comfort and longevity too. Find out how and why in this module.

Passivhaus certification

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course

Passivhaus certification

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course
Free
Introductory

What is Passivhaus certification and how can it be achieved? We’ll answer these questions and look at some real world examples.

What is Passivhaus?

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course

What is Passivhaus?

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course
Free
Introductory

Module one explores why there is a need for Passivhaus buildings. We’ll take a look at factors involved in building a Passivhaus and explode some myths.

Passivhaus benefits

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course

Passivhaus benefits

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course
Free
Introductory

The benefits of Passivhaus are numerous and far reaching. We’ll explore these benefits and quantify their scale.

Operational net zero

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course

Operational net zero

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course
Free
Introductory

This module’s objective is to give an understanding of how Passivhaus buildings are a key component of getting to net zero.

Design optimisation

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course

Design optimisation

An introduction to Passivhaus: online course
Free
Introductory

High-level design advice to make Passivhaus easy and affordable. All the advice applies to non-Passivhaus buildings too and will help reduce energy consumption.

    Levels buttons
    • Introductory (7)
    • Intermediate (6)
    • Advanced (13)
    2
    Intermediate

    On demand

    Passivhaus & Embodied Carbon

    Explore the relationship between Passivhaus and embodied carbon. Get access to the on-demand recording of the popular webinar to learn more about the Trust’s Embodied Carbon paper, followed by engaging presentations from key experts. It is an excellent opportunity to learn first-hand from industry practitioners as they share real-life case studies and valuable lessons learnt.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £25 – £38 + VAT
    8
    Intermediate

    On demand

    How to Build a Passivhaus Series

    As the adoption of Passivhaus continues to grow in the UK, we are watching more sizeable projects emerge with increasing complexities that bring new challenges. This on-demand mini-series covers some exciting, detailed case studies & the latest research on large & complex Passivhaus.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £25 – £112 + VAT
    2
    Advanced

    On demand

    Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass: Managing Moisture

    Learn about moisture-safe design in retrofitting with the 2023 Moisture and EnerPHit Guide. This on-demand course delves into the complexities of retrofitting for energy efficiency while addressing moisture concerns in the building fabric and structure. Understand how to prevent moisture issues when retrofitting. Don’t miss insights from expert authors and expand your knowledge of retrofit moisture management for safer, healthier buildings.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £20 – £30 + VAT
    2

    On demand

    Handover & Maintenance

    Learning outcomes:

    MVHR installations and benefits for CO2, temperature and humidity control. 

    How to address common commissioning, maintenance, handover issues. 

    The concepts of soft landings and monitoring and the need for user engagement.  

    Passivhaus Trust
    £25 – £35 + VAT
    2
    Intermediate

    On demand

    Building Services & Quality Assurance

    In “How to Build a Passivhaus: Building Services & Quality Assurance,” participants delve into building services beyond heating, hot water, and renewables. Discover the significance of efficient construction management, thorough testing, and meticulous inspections. Gain insights into optimising building services for Passivhaus standards while ensuring quality assurance throughout the construction process. This session equips attendees with essential knowledge and strategies to effectively integrate building services into Passivhaus projects, ensuring energy efficiency and occupant comfort.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £25 – £35 + VAT
    2
    Intermediate

    On demand

    Building Fabric

    In this lesson, you will learn the options for constructing the building envelope and other factors affecting fabric heat loss. 

    Passivhaus Trust
    £25 – £35 + VAT
    2
    Intermediate

    On demand

    Design & Coordination

    Explore the advantages of Passivhaus for superior building performance and comfort in this on-demand course. Understand key principles and certification criteria, enabling effective project planning. Discover how redesigning the process can revolutionize design and delivery. Delve into the pivotal role of PHPP as a design and quality assurance tool throughout construction. Gain invaluable insights to elevate your Passivhaus projects from inception to completion.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £25 – £35 + VAT
    2
    Advanced

    On demand

    Steel Frame

    Master steel construction strategies and tackle airtightness, thermal bridging, and moisture concerns effectively. Navigate the complexities of fire-related insurance requirements and subcontractor design elements with confidence. By the end of this module, you’ll grasp essential insights into optimising steel construction practices and addressing critical issues, ensuring efficient, safe, and durable building projects.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £25 – £32 +VAT
    2
    Advanced

    On demand

    RIBA Plan of Work – Passivhaus overlay

    The Passivhaus standard has now been embraced across various scale and sectors, to widen the impact of energy efficient and sustainable building practices. Lessons learned from large and complex buildings highlight the impact of building size and complexity on the design and construction processes and how the Passivhaus Overlay for the RIBA Plan of Work can be used to facilitate the successful delivery.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £25-£32+VAT
    4
    Advanced

    On demand

    Leisure Centres

    Building leisure centres to the Passivhaus standard is estimated to save up to 70% of energy compared to a standard leisure centre. The Passive House Institute delivered a presentation on Passivhaus pool design at the 2022 UK Passivhaus Conference. Get into the details of St. Sidwell’s Point, the UK’s first Passivhaus leisure centre. Learn about exciting new UK leisure centres targeting Passivhaus and design tips for Passivhaus pools.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £25-£32+VAT
    2
    Advanced

    On demand

    Case study: Agar Grove

    Camden Council’s Agar Grove is set to be the UK’s largest residential Passivhaus development when it’s completed. This detailed case study introduces some of the challenges and complexities faced with a larger Passivhaus project, and potential solutions.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £25-£32+VAT
    2
    Advanced

    On demand

    Non-domestic Retrofit

    In the non-domestic retrofit course, participants learn to apply Passivhaus to large multi-residential projects, including various typologies, and establish a fabric-first strategy to achieve net-zero operational carbon. The course covers defining the airtightness layer, extending the thermal envelope, and optimising service locations to enhance performance in non-domestic buildings.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £20 – £30 + VAT
    2
    Advanced

    On demand

    Multi-residential Retrofit

    This Passivhaus Retrofit course concentrates on applying Passivhaus principles to large multi-residential projects, stressing streamlining techniques, prefabrication, and EnerPHit certification to align with climate goals. Participants tackle barriers to deep retrofit, harness scale advantages, and manage challenges like diverse tenures and integrating mechanical ventilation heat recovery systems. They also consider the social impacts and future-proofing benefits of EnerPHit in reducing fuel poverty and achieving net-zero goals.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £20 – £30 + VAT
    2
    Advanced

    On demand

    Step-by-step Retrofit

    This Passivhaus Retrofit course provides a step-by-step approach to retrofitting, comparing EnerPHit with PAS 2035, offering practical insights from retrofitting a mid-terrace property. It also covers certification requirements for step-by-step EnerPHit, focusing on managing moisture, dust, and mess effectively throughout the retrofit process to improve heating demand and indoor air quality.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £20 – £30 + VAT
    2
    Advanced

    On demand

    Cavity Wall

    In this Passivhaus Retrofit course focused on cavity walls, participants learn about practical retrofit measures, successful retrofit ingredients like energy conservation, and the advantages of external wall insulation. The course also covers the importance of a robust ventilation strategy, addresses moisture sources and risks in cavity walls, and explores challenges and optimisation options for heating systems post-retrofit.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £20 – £30 + VAT
    2
    Advanced

    On demand

    Solid Wall

    This Passivhaus Retrofit course covers the comparison between EnerPHit, AECB, and LETI standards, emphasizing design fundamentals like airtightness and ventilation strategies, as well as addressing moisture risks and insulation system choices. Participants also learn techniques for detailing junctions with internal wall insulation in heritage buildings to mitigate thermal bridging and manage moisture, along with the critical considerations for window apertures in relation to heritage preservation and energy efficiency.

    Passivhaus Trust
    £20 – £30 + VAT
    2
    Advanced

    On demand

    Introduction

    Join Sarah Lewis from Passivhaus Trust for an introductory session on Passivhaus Retrofit, contextualizing it within the UK’s net-zero goals. Explore EnerPHit options and tools for retrofitting, understanding the relationship between retrofit and renewable energy. Gain insight into the depth required for effective EnerPHit Retrofit and learn to utilise a comprehensive EnerPHit-informed Retrofit Plan (EiRP). Discover how the Periodic Heating Tool enhances internal temperature representation during the heating season. By the module’s end, master key concepts for successful Passivhaus Retrofit

    Passivhaus Trust
    £20 – £30 + VAT
    Introductory

    On demand

    Fabric first

    The principle of fabric first is more than just getting the insulation right – it’s about comfort and longevity too. Find out how and why in this module.

    Passivhaus Trust
    Free
    Introductory

    On demand

    What is Passivhaus?

    Module one explores why there is a need for Passivhaus buildings. We’ll take a look at factors involved in building a Passivhaus and explode some myths.

    Passivhaus Trust
    Free
    Introductory

    On demand

    Passivhaus benefits

    The benefits of Passivhaus are numerous and far reaching. We’ll explore these benefits and quantify their scale.

    Passivhaus Trust
    Free
    Introductory

    On demand

    Operational net zero

    This module’s objective is to give an understanding of how Passivhaus buildings are a key component of getting to net zero.

    Passivhaus Trust
    Free
    Introductory

    On demand

    Design optimisation

    High-level design advice to make Passivhaus easy and affordable. All the advice applies to non-Passivhaus buildings too and will help reduce energy consumption.

    Passivhaus Trust
    Free