BCIT – Passive House Tradesperson – Envelope Specialization
April 20 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm$1095
BCIT – Passive House Tradesperson – Envelope Specialization (CESA 1501)
This 48-hour course will provide a comprehensive study of residential Passive House construction to ensure that that builders, site supervisors, general contractors, tradespeople, and designers or consultants have the applied knowledge to build to the Passive House standard. Students will learn from industry experts and develop an applied understanding of the Passive House Standard, building science, ultra-airtight design and construction, thermal-bridge free and highly insulated assembly details, PH window and door installation practices, and an introduction to ventilation and mechanical systems for Passive House homes. Students will develop a solid understanding of Passive House planning principles, standard metrics, certification requirements, processes, and quality control best practices. Course includes an exam preparation session to ensure students are prepared to earn their certification as an International Passive House Tradesperson by completing the Certified Passive House Tradesperson Exam (standard international exam set by the Passive House Institute and offered in Canada by Passive House Canada).
Dates: Tuesdays, from April 20 – June 22, 2021 & April 22, 2021
Time: 1 – 5 p.m. (each day)
Learning Units (LUs): 48 Core
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