We are now offering a package of contractor training, based around 2 complementary training modules. You can take the first 2 days as a stand-alone module, or if you would like to gain accreditation, you can go on to complete the revision session and exam.

Passivhaus Contractor Training

Length: 2 days

Focusing on the fabric-first building approach of Passivhaus, this course covers essential theory and key practical techniques. Centred around the core building techniques you need to achieve the pioneering Passivhaus standards, you will learn:

  • Theory of Passivhaus
  • Construction techniques – insulation, glazing, airtightness, thermal bridging and ventilation
  • How to ensure site quality
Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson Revision Session and Exam

Length: 0.5 days (revision) + 0.5 days (exam), on the same day

Our revision session will prepare you for taking the Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson Exam and gaining this internationally-recognised qualification. Those who qualify can use the Passivhaus Tradesperson logo and will be registered on the global database for the next 5 years.

Please note: completing this course does not qualify participants for Certified European Passivhaus (CEPH) Designer status. If you wish to become a CEPH Designer, please take our Passivhaus Designer Course.

Upcoming Courses   **2020 dates coming soon**


September 2019

Contractor Training Day 1 18th September
Contractor Training Day 2 19th September
Tradesperson Exam Revision Session    16th November (AM)
Tradesperson Exam 16th November (PM)

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November 2019

Contractor Training Day 1 7th November
Contractor Training Day 2 8th November
Tradesperson Exam Revision Session    16th November (AM)
Tradesperson Exam 16th November (PM)

Host a Course at Your Venue

Would you like to host a Contractor Training course at your place of work or other venue? This could be private or public, and may or may not include the Certified Passivhaus Tradesperson’s exam, according to your preferences. Please get in touch (details at the top of the page).

Course Flyer (PDF)

The full course details in handy PDF format.

Got a question? Contact the Training Team on 01752 542 546 or email training @peterwarm.co.uk

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