It's official: 2010 Passive House Consultants' Training is coming back to California!

PHIUS is returning to Berkeley to offer the 2nd Annual Spring-Summer series of classes on Passive House principles to building professionals, the first step in becoming a Certified Passive House Consultant. Training dates have also been set for Seattle, WA and Golden, CO.

The 9-day program (divided into 3, 3-day sessions) is an overview of:

  • Principles of Passive House Design: Heat Transfer, Airtightness, Super-insulation, Ventilation and Moisture Control
  • Instruction in the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP), the powerful and precise energy modeling software
  • Mechanical Systems
  • Construction Examples
  • Materials Selection
  • Quality Assurance

These trainings have limited spots and fill up quickly, so if you are very interested in becoming a Certified Passive House Consultant, we encourage you to apply soon! Please visit the Passive House Institute U.S. (PHIUS) website for additional details and next steps.