Learn the basic process and keys to success for getting a building retrofit or new construction project certified to the International Passive House Standard.
Passive House Module
Stay ahead of changing energy codes, climate regulations, and the rapidly evolving real estate market. Explore BE-Ex’s courses on Passive House – a high comfort, low energy-use building standard shaping the future of the industry. BE-Ex’s Passive House Training Series features a variety of 30- to 60-minute courses on the fundamental principles of high-performance design and construction. This introductory series offers an accessible entry point for audiences of all backgrounds.
Passive House Module: Energy Recovery Ventilation
Passive House buildings are known for excellent indoor air quality, health, and comfort. Learn how energy recovery ventilation systems help yield these results.
Passive House Module: Windows & Doors
High-performance windows and doors improve thermal comfort and save energy. This module explains how, along with tips for product selection and installation.
Passive House Module: Insulation & Thermal Bridging
Discover insulation materials and techniques that improve thermal comfort, cut energy costs, enhance resilience, and extend the lifespan of building components.
Passive House Module: Airtightness
A good airtight layer keeps out pollution, pests, and allergens, and mitigates moisture and mold issues, ensuring excellent indoor air quality while dramatically cutting energy use. Learn how, in this quick introduction.