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Toronto ONT.
Nov 28 - Dec 1, 2017

Further Program Details

The Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) builders training prepares builders to meet the challenges of Passive House construction. Although a Passive House approach is like an R2000 house in many ways, a Passive House is a huge leap forward in energy efficiency in comparison. It reduces energy costs significantly and simplifies the mechanicals, making it more affordable to build and easier to run than a code-built house.

Training Builders in Canada

Becoming a Passive House Certified Builder offers two significant business advantages:

  • It sets you apart from other builders - the Passive House approach is different, better, and saves more money for your customers.
  • You’ll be one of the first to establish credentials in a growing market that is still largely untapped.

Course Highlights

  • Learn general passive house principles
  • Classroom and field focus on envelope issues
  • Mechanical systems and testing
  • Cost optimization/bidding
  • Quality Assurance/Quality Control process

The full program runs four days.