Passivhaus Designer Course Step-by-Step

For Architects, Designers, Eng, and Policymakers

Step by Step Certified Passivhaus Designer Course

Dive Gradually into PASSIVHAUS Design Principles

Welcome to our unique Step by Step Certified Passivhaus Designer Course. This flexible, modular approach allows you to gradually delve into the world of Passivhaus design, fostering your expertise at a pace that suits you.

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Designer Course Previews & Readiness Quiz

Embark on Your Journey with Confidence

Kickstart your journey by exploring our course preview that offers a glimpse into our dynamic teaching approach. Our ‘Master Passivhaus Basics: Designer Pre-Course’ acquaints you with key terms and concepts integral to your journey. Further, determine your readiness for the Certified Passivhaus Designer Course with our free Designer Readiness Quiz.

Explore our Passivhaus Course Preview for a glimpse into our dynamic teaching approach and the valuable knowledge you’ll gain on your journey.

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Learn key terms & mathematical concepts, easing your journey towards Certified Passivhaus Designer status.


AUD $497


Evaluate Your Passivhaus Knowledge: Determine if you’re prepared for the Certified Passivhaus Designer Course or if the Designer Pre-Course awaits.

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The 6 Designer Course Modules

Deepen Your Understanding of PASSIVHAUS Design Principles

Our course comprises six detailed modules, each focusing on a unique aspect of PASSIVHAUS design. These modules sequentially build upon each other, fostering a comprehensive understanding of the principles and methodologies of PASSIVHAUS design.
The ‘Step by Step’ course offers you the freedom to progress through these modules at a pace that suits you. This ensures a deep and comprehensive understanding of each concept before you progress to the next, equipping you with the confidence to apply your knowledge in real-world scenarios.

Level: Intermediate
Duration: 5 h | CPD(s): 5

This comprehensive course explores energy-efficient construction and Passivhaus principles, emphasizing health, comfort, and sustainable practices, while also covering quality assurance, materials, airtightness, and weather-control systems for eco-friendly and energy-conscious building.

AUD $497


Level: Intermediate
Duration: 5 h | CPD(s): 5
This course equips students with expertise in designing and constructing energy-efficient buildings, focusing on addressing thermal bridging challenges, and covers topics such as air-tight designs, window installation, and shading strategies for sustainable construction.

AUD $497


Level: Intermediate
Duration: 4 h | CPD(s): 4

This course provides a comprehensive exploration of Passivhaus design principles, including “The Magic Formula” for simplified calculations, ventilation and heat recovery strategies, and guidance on sizing and commissioning systems for optimal energy efficiency and indoor air quality.

AUD $497


Level: Intermediate
Duration: 5 h | CPD(s): 5
This comprehensive course covers heating, cooling, and domestic hot water systems, teaching learners energy-efficient building practices, including heating methods, cooling strategies, domestic hot water optimization, and Passivhaus certification implementation.


AUD $497



Level: Intermediate
Duration: 4 h | CPD(s): 4

In the “Economics and the Standards” course, participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of the economic principles behind Passivhaus construction, including cost-effectiveness, profitability, and sustainability, enabling them to make informed decisions in designing and building energy-efficient structures.

AUD $497



Level: Intermediate
Duration: 6 h | CPD(s): 6
The Retrofitting Masterplan course empowers learners with the knowledge and skills to transform existing buildings into energy-efficient and sustainable spaces, covering key considerations, retrofitting techniques, and tools like PHPP and DesignPH for effective sustainability-aligned strategies.


AUD $497

Passivhaus Designer Exam Preparation & Exam

Finalize Your Journey towards Certification

The culmination of your learning journey is not just the modules, but also a dedicated Passivhaus Designer Exam Preparation training we provide. This final stage is designed to fine-tune your knowledge and prepare you thoroughly for the certification exam. Do remember, if you do not already own a PHPP license, you will need to acquire one in order to register for the exam.
Take the decisive leap and sit for the Passivhaus Designer Exam to earn your certification. Start your journey towards becoming a Certified Passivhaus Designer today. Embrace your role in shaping a sustainable future.

PHPP is the powerful energy modeling software used in building design to optimize energy efficiency.



AUD $380


Prepare for the certification exam with our Exam Prep Training, providing mock exams and recorded sessions to familiarize you with the exam format.


AUD $370


Achieve the coveted Passivhaus Designer certification by successfully completing the internationally recognized exam provided by the Passivhaus Institute, the governing body for Passive House.

AUD $750

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