This course is designed for anyone involved in design and planning who wishes to gain a better understanding of Passive House. The standard of teaching and coursework is equivalent to high school level. A solid understanding of basic design and construction principles is recommended. There are no academic prerequisites, but potential students should be self-motivated.
Materials Required for class
This course is conducted remotely with students participating and accessing study materials via the internet. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they have an adequate data connection. Speeds of 3 MBPS are required for the online course. Students need to supply their own PC or Mac computer. Other materials required include: a calculator.
It is recommended that students have coloured pens, post-it notes, plus web camera and microphone capabilities in their device.
Materials provided for class
Access to live session, including access to the teacher.
Is this course for you?
This course is aimed at architects, building designers, engineers, contractors, builders, policymakers, salespeople and teachers – in short, anyone involved in building design or engineering. It is suitable for owner-builders with decent academic skills.
The Passive House Design Introduction Course runs over eight hours, during which time students have live access to teachers.
Students who book the automated version of the course will have three-months’ access to the recordings.