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110: Introduction to Passive House High Performance Buildings - Winnipeg

22 Feb 2018
9:00am - 5:00pm CST

110: Introduction to Passive House High Performance Buildings


Course description                                                 

An Introduction to the Passive House High Performance Buildings provides an overview of the core principles of Passive House design and building energy efficiency regulations in Canada. The course also covers the history of energy efficient buildings, energy consumption data and environmental impact, case studies and the economics of creating high performance buildings.


Recommended for

Anyone wishing to understand the basics of Passive House high performance buildings, including:

Homeowners, developers, project coordinators, realtors, subcontractors and component suppliers, architects, engineers, architectural technologists and other design professionals.

Please note this is an introductory course and does not provide the technical knowledge necessary to design and build a Passive House building. If you are ready to take on a Passive House project, we recommend going directly to 120A: Passive House Design and Construction.


Prerequisites / required background knowledge

There are no required prerequisites for this course.


Learning resources provided                    

  • Course manual
  • Digital copy of course slides  


Course instructor

The instructor for this course will be Brett Sichello.


Professional development

Total number of learning hours: 7

Manitoba Association of Architects Core Learning Units: 7

APEG credits: self-reported


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As part of your course registration, the Day of Learning Lunch & Learn - Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Sustainable Design is included (lunch will be provided). 


Register soon

If insufficient registrations are received 14 days before this course is scheduled to start, it may be canceled.


Cancelation and Refund Policy

Important: please read our refund policy, available in our Course and Exam FAQs page. 

Ticket Name Sale Ends Price Quantity
Intro to Passive House Design - Non-Member
21 Feb 2018
Sale Ended
Intro to Passive House Design - Member
21 Feb 2018
Sale Ended

22 Feb 2018
9:00am - 5:00pm CST

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