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California Summer 2022 Cohort

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The Passive House Network (PHN) and Passive House California (PHCA) are jointly offering this hybrid Certified Passive House Designer course for California professionals.

The cohort spans about 8 weeks from kick-off to completion and includes registration for the international CPHD/C exam and exam preparations (about 5 weeks).  The 8-week cohort includes PHN’s On-Demand CPHD course with 2 Live-Online Instructor-led webinars that dive into passive house calculations, plus Q&A Review & Discussion Sessions facilitated by local Passive House professionals.

Included in this course:

  • Digital Course Materials
  • Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) software (individual license) and physical manual (Requires Microsoft Excel 2007 or higher)
  • CPHD/C exam registration
  • Exam preparation materials, activities, a supplemental preparations course
  • Q&A Review sessions w/ a Passive House professional
  • 1 Site Visit to Passive House project (minimum)
  • Certificate of completion and 35 AIA LU/HSW credits
  • Upon passing the CPHD/C exam participants will receive certification as either a Passive House Designer or Passive House Consultant, depending on your qualifying credentials.

Benefits of learning with the CA Cohort

In addition to the on-demand course (listed at the bottom of the page), your group enrollment gives you access to the following:

Group Forum

Join the forum to meet your peers. Create and join discussions on Passive House topics.

Site Visit

More information Coming Soon

Group Course Schedule

This schedule breaks down the course content into weekly chunks of around 2-3 hours of content. Additional time requirements for the two 3-hour Instructor-led webinars will be needed, plus optional kick-off and review sessions.

Week # Start Date (Fridays) Module(s) Weekly Events
1
7/8/22

Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: Insulation

Kickoff: Meet & Greet

July 8th | 12 PM PST

Live-Online

2
7/15/22

Module 3: Airtightness

Module 4: Thermal Bridging

Module 5: Windows

Q&A Review Session #1

July 20th | 12 PM PST

Live-Online

3
7/22/22

Module 6: Ventilation

Webinar 1: Building Envelope

Webinar: Building Envelope

July 28th | 11 AM - 2PM PST

Live-Online

4
7/29/22

Module 7: Heating & DWH

Module 8: Cooling

Module 9: Certification

Q&A Review Session #2

August 3rd | 12 PM PST

Live-Online

5
8/5/22

Module 10: Economics

Module 11: QA/QC

Module 12: Bidding

Q&A Review Session #3

August 10th | 1 PM PST

Live-Online

6
8/12/22

Webinar 2: Building Services & Economics

Module 13: designPH

Webinar 2: Building Services & Economics

August 17th | 11 AM - 2 PM PST

Live-Online

7
8/19/22

Module 14: PHPP

Q&A Review Session #4

August 24th | 12 PM PST

Live-Online

8
8/26/22

Module 15: Exam Prep Course & Wrap-up

Site Visit: TBD

Date | Time TBD

Location

September 28th Exam Schedule

Week # Date Time Activity
1
9/6/22
End of Day
Design Assignment Due - Required
2
9/14/22
12 Noon - 2 PM ET
Instructor-led Exam Review - Optional
3
9/21/22
10 AM - 11 AM ET
Tech Setup - Required
4
9/28/22
10 AM - 1:30 PM ET
CPHD/C Exam - Required

November 17th Exam Schedule

Week # Date Time Activity
1
10/24/22
End of Day
Design Assignment Due - Required
2
11/3/22
12 Noon - 2 PM ET
Instructor-led Exam Review - Optional
3
11/10/22
10 AM - 11 AM ET
Tech Setup - Required
4
11/17/22
10 AM - 1:30 PM ET
CPHD/C Exam - Required

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