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CarbonLite Passivhaus Bitesize Webinar Series: 4-Passivhaus into practice

April 16 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

The Passivhaus Bitesize course introduces the key principles of what makes a good low energy, comfortable building, based on the Passivhaus standard. It is delivered in a series of half-day online sessions delivered by our training partners WARM.

 

Audience

Ideal for architects, estates teams, housing associations and anyone wanting to find out more about Passivhaus.

 

Brief Overview

Module 1 – Fundamentals

Introduction, including overview of construction, airtightness, thermal bridging, and extra services requirements. Also touch on design to avoid overheating.

 

Module 2 – Construction

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

 

Module 3 – Building Services

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

 

Module 4 – Putting Passivhaus into Practice

Review your own project. Listen in to each other’s projects and to the practical development advice given by experienced practitioners.

 

The trainers

UK experts – our trainers are the experts who are successfully designing/ building Passivhaus in UK. Our collective experience includes non-domestic building, large residential schemes and real Passivhaus construction experience.

 

Highly experienced trainers – amongst others, Bill Butcher, Eric Parks, Mark Siddall, Alan Clarke, Sally Godber,  Mike Roe, Will South and Nick Grant. Not to mention Peter Warm and the rest of the WARM staff who have supported over 200 buildings in low energy design, and are Passivhaus certifiers.

 

 

Dates

Fundamentals of Passivhaus: 8th April

Construction for Passivhaus: 9th April

Building services for Passivhaus: 15th April

Passivhaus into practice: 16th April

 

Costs

Single sessions £102+VAT

All 4 sessions  £382+VAT

Discounts available for AECB/PHT/TGR members

 

Further information & Booking

 

Passivhaus Bitesize Flyer

Details

Date:
April 16
Time:
1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Website:
http://www.passivhaustraining.co.uk/bitesize/