Passivhaus in practice

Passivhaus in Practice Module 1

Content was created by Professor Gokay Deveci from Robert Gordon University

The “Passivhaus in Practice” initiative aims to promote the wider adoption of environmentally friendly construction to help reduce the sector’s carbon footprint, in line with Scotland’s national net-zero emissions targets.  
BE-ST has launched the initiative to train construction sector professionals in Passivhaus standards which is a proven approach to the design and construction of highly energy efficient buildings.  Development of these online modules will be part of the BE-ST offering funded training opportunities to boost skills in Passivhaus energy standards.

This is the Module one; Principles of Passivhaus, which will give you a general understanding of the Passivhaus (PH)

To complete this module:
-Start by watching principles of passivhaus
-The answer the questions as followed
-Continue to work you way through
- There are support slides if you need help with any of the questions

  • Principles of Passivhaus
  • Question 1
  • Question 2
  • Question 3
  • Question 4
  • Question 5
  • PIP strategy
  • Question 6
  • Question 7
  • Question 8
  • Question 9
  • Question 10
  • Question 11
  • Question 12
  • Question 13
  • Question 14
  • Question 15
  • Supporting Passivhaus in Practice Material
  • Contributors
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever