Following on from the success of the first Certified Passive House Designer and Tradesperson courses in 2014, APHA is very excited to announce that there are now further opportunities for Passive House training in Australia.
The Box Hill Institute will now be offering BOTH the Certified Passive House Designer and Certified Passive House Tradesperson courses in Melbourne, with the next courses to be held in September. Public enrolments are now open.
With world-class training from Michael McCarthy of the Passive House Academy (Ireland), participants will be given the opportunity to obtain the internationally recognised Passive House credentials at the end of their training.
2015 Course Dates
For full details on the Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant training and to enrol, please click here.
Course timing & duration: Mon 21st Sept – Friday 2nd Oct 2015 (9 days, excl. Mon 28 Sept), full time
Location: Melbourne – the CAE in the CBD (Flinders Lane).
Examination: Sat 10th Oct (note: additional fees apply for exam)
Learning targets: Outlined here.
Cost: AU$1,695 per person
Pre-requisites: The CPHD training is not for the faint-hearted! A basic knowledge of building physics is required, and the learning process is demanding.
If you believe that you need to undertake the basic building physics training, please contact the Box Hill Institute for information on upcoming Introduction to Passive House courses.
For full details on the Certified Passive House Tradesperson training and to enrol, please click here.

Timing & duration: Mon 14th – Fri 18th Sept 2015 (5 days), full time
Location: Melbourne – the CAE in the CBD (Flinders Lane).

Learning targets: Outlined here.

Cost: AU1,095 per person

Examination: date & time to be confirmed (note: additional fees apply for exam)

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Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant courses are also held regularly in Auckland, NZ. Please refer to the Passive House Academy website for further details.