British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) – Passive House Tradesperson Course – Building Envelope Specialization, CESA 1500
5-day course, May 8 – 12, 2017
This five day course provides the knowledge and practical hands-on skills that building contractors, designers, consultants and advanced students need to build to the Passive House standard; an internationally recognized ultra-low energy standard. This course focuses on building enclosure optimization and provides a foundation in passive house principles, while stressing the importance of construction fundamentals and proper sequencing and using a variety of materials. An introduction to heat and energy recovery ventilators will be provided.
Students should have prior knowledge/experience in the construction industry or related fields.
Dates: Tuesday, May 8 – Saturday, May 12, 2017
Times: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (each day)
Location: BCIT Burnaby Campus, 3700 Willingdon Avenue, Burnaby, BC (Building NW3)
Learning Units: 36 Core LUs
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