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    Passive House Verification Online Workshop: What to Expect When You're Expecting a Passive House, May 21, 12 pm EST

  • 21 May 2020
  • Start time : 12:00 PM
  • End time : 01:00 PM
  • Event Host : Passive House Learning Center, Mass Save
Passive House Verification Online Workshop: What to Expect When You're Expecting a Passive House
Event Description

This presentation focuses on the technical requirements of PHIUS verification for both single family and multifamily dwellings. While some requirements, such as blower door testing, are generally well understood by Passive House designers, others are more opaque. While it is the job of the Verifier, not the Designer, to perform all required tests and inspections, Designers can benefit from an understanding of which specific parts of their design will ultimately be tested.

These testing and verification requirements are both explicit in the PHIUS standards and implicit in several third-party programs that are required by PHIUS. By gaining a basic understanding of these requirements and additional certifications, Designers can position their projects for a higher degree of success within the Passive House system.

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • Passive House Learning Center, Mass Save
  • Agenda
    • Objectives
      1. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the multiple certification systems that are nested within the PHIUS Passive House standard.

      2. Participants will learn about the major technical requirements for each program.

      3. Participants will be able to identify when and where each program is required for
      PHIUS certification and how to plan for them.

      4. Participants will learn about the staff certification requirements for each program
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Presenters:
      Angela Iraldi, CPHC, PHIUS+Verifier, Project Manager, Re:Vision Architecture
      Nick Semon, PHIUS+Verifier, Senior Project Manager, Testing Specialist, Re:Vision Architecture
  • Logistics / Parking
    • Note: this is a live webinar. Log-on instructions will be sent to all registered participants.

      AIA CEU Eligible
  • Cost
    • FREE Event
  • Event type
    • Webinar

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