5 day in-class and workshop training:
- Full Fee - $1,350
Exam Fee and 5 years registration with PHI: $350
Note: taking the exam is optional but is required to gain the 'Certified Passive House Tradesperson' accreditation.
This course is aimed at building contractors working on building enclosures as well as designers and consultants looking to learn the practical skills required of building to the Passive House standard.
5 days of direct contact classroom and hands-on workshop training, from 9.30am to 5.00pm
Combination of classroom lectures and presentations as well as practical work and experience in the Passive House building workshop. Training staff will also give a series of Passive House demonstrations, including Blower Door test demo and ERV operation to name just two.
Training manuals are provided at commencement. All practical equipment and materials required for workshop are provided. Participants are required to bring standard personal PPE including site suitable work clothing, safety boots and high visibility vest. Dust masks, gloves and eye protection will be provided as required.
Class size is typically between 10 and 15 persons.
The CPHCT-BE exam is set by the International Passive House Institute and takes place all round the world on pre-determined dates per year. We aim to schedule our training to align closely with the exam dates..
On successfully passing the exam, Participants will receive the internationally recognized accreditation as 'Certified Passive House Tradesperson - Building Envelope Specialist', joining a rapidly expanding global community. The class is also BPI accredited for CEU points and is worth 17.5 credits.
On clicking the 'Book Now' buttons for the courses in New York below, you will be redirected to the Association for Energy Affordability's (AEA) website and sign up system in a new tab. AEA are our training partner and venue host in the Bronx and they administer the course bookings via they're GoSignMeUp online course registration system. If you have any trouble with the process please call Diane Gonzalez on 718-292-6733 x8023 and she will be happy to assist you in the registration process.