15.10.2018

5.00 pm – 8.00 pm

Seminar​

The Basics of Passive House Design

How does it work?

REHAU DesignHaus,

154 Moray St, South Melbourne, VIC 3205 Australia

Design energy-efficient & cost-optimal buildings worldwide

You will learn first-hand everything from how to define the thermal envelope to how to overcome frequent planning and construction challenges. This seminar is aimed at all building professionals, including architects, engineers, policy makers, contractors, and builders.

Daniel will talk about how to design a Passive House while looking at some of the challenges of doing so in Perth. He will also show how it should be interpreted in the design stage. He will ultimately demonstrate why the Passive House approach is the way of the future.

26.11 - 06.12. 2018

Course

Passive House Designer

Preparation for the international examination of the Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant

Curtin University
Building 104, Curtin University, Kent Street, Bentley WA 6102

You want to design energy-efficient & cost-optimal buildings worldwide?

Then the Passive House standard is what you are looking for, and this course shouldn’t be missed! You will learn first-hand everything from how to define the thermal envelope to how to overcome frequent planning and construction challenges. This course is aimed at all building professionals, including architects, engineers, policy makers, contractors and builders. However, we often see owner-builders and non-building professionals doing the course too. It consists of 9 days of in-class training.

Besides lectures and discussions, you will deepen your knowledge with workshops, as well as calculation and design exercises. In addition, you will have a closer look at the Passive House component and materials collection!

07.12 - 08.12. 2018

Exam

Passive House Designer

Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant exam

Curtin University
Building 104, Curtin University, Kent Street, Bentley WA 6102

The Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant course will prepare you to pass this Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant exam. Link

The test can be done 4 times a year at any examination centre worldwide. When taking the exam with Smart Plus Homes, you can get a one day of preparation on the day before the exam.

On successfully passing the exam, you will receive an internationally accredited Certified Passive House Designer or Consultant certificate together with the respective seal and be listed on the Passive House Institutes worldwide database for 5 years.

Talk to us

APHA-Perth-EVENTS

Western Australian Chapter

The Australian Passive House Association APHA is an independent, not-for-profit organisation which aims to promote Passive House principles as a way of providing superior indoor comfort and air quality while reducing energy use and carbon emissions from Australia’s buildings.

Passive House (or Passivhaus) was originally developed in Germany and has since spread throughout Europe. The standard continues to evolve and is now finding popularity in diverse climatic regions including California, Japan and Indonesia. To date 40,000 houses, schools, offices, and other building types have been built to the Passive House standard around the world.

Daniel Kress is the Representative of The Western Australian Chapter – The Australian Passive House Association. This page is only a service of Smart Plus Homes to give the easy public access to the Passive House related events in Western Australia.

If you have an event that you like to share, it is related to Passive House and is in WA, please send me an invite to your Google Calendar Event. IT MUST BE AN GOOGLE CALENDAR EVENT, and IT MUST BE AN INVITE!

Daniel will publish the event if it is suitable.

My e-mail Address for APHA is:

perth@passivehouseaustralia.org