Colorado 2022 CPHD Cohort

$1,770.00

The Passive House Network (PHN) is offering this hybrid Certified Passive House Designer course for Colorado professionals.

This special course offering extends PHN member savings to all professionals and includes the PHI’s CPHD/C exam for international accreditation.

Please see the description below for additional information including course and exam schedule.

Exam options
Choose your exam option below. The $650 exam is included in the course cost. The exam prep schedule is indicated in the description.

The Passive House Network (PHN) and Passive House Rocky Mountains Chapter are jointly offering this hybrid Certified Passive House Designer course for Colorado professionals.

The course spans about 12 weeks from kick-off to sitting the international CPHD/C exam. It includes PHN’s On-Demand CPHD course with 2 Live-Online Instructor-led webinars that dive into passive house calculations and review sessions hosted 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
  • 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.

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 weekly meetups.

Week # Start Date (Tuesdays) Module(s) Weekly Events†
1
5/3/22

Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: Insulation

 

Kickoff: Meet & Gree

Live-Online

May 10th  | Noon - 1 PM MT

2
5/10/22

Module 3: Airtightness

Module 4: Thermal Bridging

Module 5: Windows

Q&A Review Session

Live-Online

May 17th  | Noon - 1 PM MT

3
5/17/22

Webinar 1: Building Envelope

Module 6: Ventilation

Webinar 1: Building Envelope

Live-Online

May 24th | Noon - 3 PM MT

4
5/24/22

Module 7: Heating & DWH

Module 8: Cooling

Module 9: Certification

Q&A Review Session

Live-Online

May 31st  | Noon - 1 PM MT

5
5/31/22

Module 10: Economics

Module 11: QA/QC

Module 12: Bidding

Q&A Review Session

Live-Online

June 7th | Noon - 1 PM MT

6
6/7/22

Webinar 2: Building Services & Economics

Module 13: designPH

Seminar 2: Building Services & Economics

Live-Online

June 14th | Noon - 3 PM MT

7
6/14/22
Module 14: PHPP

Q&A Review Session

Live-Online

June 21st | Noon - 1 PM MT

8
6/21/22

Module 15: Exam Prep Course & Wrap-up

Site Visit

Date/Time/Location TBD

†Date and time subject to change.

July 21st Exam Schedule*

July 28th Exam Schedule*

Week # Date Time Activity
7
6/27/22
End of day
Design Assignment Due - Required
8
7/7/22
12 Noon - 2 PM ET
Instructor-led Exam Review - optional
9
7/11/22
10 AM - 11 AM ET
Tech Setup - Required
10

7/21/22

10 AM - 1:30 PM ET

CPHD/C Exam - Required

Please indicate which exam in order notes.

Week # Date Time Activity
1
6/27/22
End of Day
Design Assignment Due - Required
2
7/7/22
12 Noon - 2 PM ET
Instructor-led Exam Review - Optional
3
7/14/22
10 AM - 11 AM ET
Tech Setup - Required
4
7/28/22
10 AM - 1:30 PM ET
CPHD/C Exam - Required

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

*Available exam dates are subject to change if date becomes full. Additional dates are available.