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 different days

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 Passivhaus (CEPH) Designer status. If you wish to become a CEPH Designer, please take our Passivhaus Designer Course.

Upcoming Courses

Manchester 2018

October – November

Contractor Training Day 1 29th October
Contractor Training Day 2 30th October
Tradesperson Exam Revision Session 9th November
Tradesperson Exam 17th November

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