Special offer for conference participants!*

Un­der­stand the Pass­ive House prin­ciples at your own pace, whenev­er and wherever you want!

Get a clear over­view of the Pass­ive House stand­ard, cer­ti­fic­a­tion re­quire­ments and the vari­ous ele­ments to con­sider when design­ing and con­struct­ing Pass­ive House build­ings. Each course sub­unit in­cludes a short video present­a­tion, fol­lowed by fur­ther ma­ter­i­al and a short quiz that you can take sev­er­al times. If you pass the fi­nal ex­am, you will re­ceive a cer­ti­fic­ate of at­tend­ance.
The fol­low­ing top­ics are covered in this course - for more in­form­a­tion, please check these learn­ing tar­gets (PDF).

Pass­ive House Prin­ciples

  • What is a Pass­ive House
  • Pass­ive House and NZEB
  • Eco­nom­ics

Heat and hu­mid­ity (Heat and hu­mid­ity ba­sics, wa­ter va­pour in the build­ing)

Build­ing En­vel­ope

  • Opaque ele­ments (Con­tinu­ous in­su­la­tion lay­er, in­su­la­tion ma­ter­i­als)
  • Trans­par­ent ele­ments (Pass­ive House win­dows and in­stall­a­tion)
  • Thermal bridging
  • Air­tight­ness (Air­tight­ness im­port­ance, im­ple­ment­a­tion and test­ing ba­sics)

Build­ing ser­vices

  • Vent­il­a­tion (Why vent­il­ate, vent­il­a­tion con­cepts and MVHR ana­tomy)
  • Heat­ing and DHW (Heat sup­ply, stor­age and dis­tri­bu­tion, DHW)
  • Cool­ing


  • En­ergy bal­an­cing with PHPP
  • Re­new­ables
  • PER and classes


More information


*Conference participants can book the e-learning course for a reduced fee of only € 95,- (via the conference registration)!