Passive House Primer

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Course Description

An engaging, one-hour seminar on Passive House fundamentals and their application in the real estate market. Ideal for property owners, managers, developers, and anyone interested in an accessible introduction to high-performance construction concepts. Architects, engineers, and design professionals new to Passive House will also benefit from this course.

 

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Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the basic principles of Passive House design and construction.
  • Explain how Passive House construction benefits building owners, developers, and occupants.
  • Understand how Passive House design relates to a broader context of building energy codes, climate policy, and real estate trends.
  • Identify additional resources for Passive House education, training, and technical assistance.

 

 


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