Past Events

09/19/2016 - 8:30am to 09/21/2016 - 5:00pm
PHCA is hosting Andrew Peel of Peel Passive to deliver a PHPP & DesignPH training.  These courses may be taken consecutively or separately, as preferred.  Dates for each...
09/13/2016 - 8:00am to 09/17/2016 - 5:00pm
On September 13-17, 2016, Passive House California will be hosting a Passive House Designer/Consultant Training, taught by the Passive House Academy using...
08/21/2016 -
3:00pm to 6:00pm

Why would you build a home beyond code minimum, what are the benefits and what are the cost implications?  Hear from three local home owners about why they chose...
07/09/2016 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
The event has 2 components:
1. Open House:  Sven Thesen will  open up his home and describe the adventure of building the first Passive House in Palo Alto. 
This Passive...
06/25/2016 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Join us for the Mid-Year International Passive House Days in Santa Cruz. Two houses will be open on the west side of Santa Cruz on Saturday, June 25.
House 1:  Open 10:00 a.m...
06/20/2016 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Balanced Ventilation in Passive Houses
Join us for an evening of learning about fresh air and how to design and install balanced ventilation systems.  Learn why balanced...
06/03/2016 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm
475 and Passive House California bring you a comprehensive event about building enclosure airtightness and how to achieve it. 
In this 4-hour comprehensive training, learn:...
06/03/2016 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
The Passive House Academy will host a sitting of the International Passive House accredited exam to become a Certified Passive House Consultant or Designer.
Date:  Friday,...
06/02/2016 -
5:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us to learn more about key components in building envelope technology!
Two HSW / CEU's will be presented: Exterior cladding Innovation Rain screen designwith ultra...
05/25/2016 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

In late 2011 Laney College Carpentry Department Chair, Cynthia Correia, approached the Board of PHCA with a proposal to collaborate on renovating a foreclosed property in...