Nanaimo, BC IN PERSON: Passive House Construction Training Course for Trades Theoretical & Practical (150A & 150B) – 26 Mar 2024

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Welcome to Passive House Construction Training Course for Trades Theoretical & Practical

This course includes lectures and hands-on workshop experience, incorporating actual building of Passive House elements relevant to the Canadian construction industry.

The following topics will be covered:

  • Passive House criteria and principles
  • Building ecology, comfort and economic efficiency
  • Introduction to Passive House design tools (e.g. PHPP)
  • Construction process and quality assurance
  • Thermal insulation
  • Thermal bridge-free construction
  • Windows and airtightness
  • Ventilation and heat supply
  • Building envelope specialization

Day 1: Tuesday March 26, 2024 from 9am to 4pm PT (in person)
Day 2: Wednesday March 27, 2024 from 9am to 4pm PT (in person)
Day 3: Thursday March 28, 2024 from 9am to 4pm PT (in person)

Location: Vancouver Island University (VIU), Nanaimo Campus, Building 108, 900 5th St., Nanaimo, BC

*Dates are subject to change

*Directions can be found here

The instructor for this course is Hajo Meijer.

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