The Passivhaus standard is the fastest growing low-energy and comfort standard in the world with over 45,000 buildings realised to date, with many more currently being designed and constructed. Passivhaus buildings have a high level of indoor air quality and can achieve a 75% reduction in space heating requirements compared to the standard practice for UK new-build.
More Sustainability Courses
Planning for Daylight and Sunlight
Daylight and sunlight are important design constraints in urban areas so Dr Paul Littlefair explains the key considerations for daylight and sunlight in cities in this 1 hour recorded webinar.
Providing you with a good understanding of what asbestos is, why it was used and where you are likely to find it. The course explains how to protect yourself when working in areas containing asbestos.
Approved Certifier of Design (Section 6 – Energy) for Domestic Buildings – Part 1
A comprehensive two day programme, tailored to support the entrance requirements for an ‘Approved Certifier of Design’. The training offers high quality SAP 2012 training with a strong emphasis on hands-on learning and practice.
Code for Sustainable Homes (CSH) – New Assessor
This training course is for candidates who wish to become a Code for Sustainable Homes assessor. The course is three days, with an additional CSH examination day one month after the training.