Current Status
Not Enrolled
Get Started
This course is currently closed

New England Spring 2023 Cohort


The Passive House Network (PHN) is offering this hybrid Certified Passive House Designer course for professionals located in New England and surrounding Northeastern states.

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 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 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 New England 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

More information Coming Soon

Site Visit

More information Coming Soon

Group Course Schedule

This schedule breaks down the course content into weekly segments of approximately 2-3 hours of content.
Additional time requirements for the two 3-hour Instructor-led webinars will be needed, plus kick-off and Q&A sessions.

Weekly Schedule


Weekly Events

Week 1
March 27-April 2

Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: Insulation

Live-Online Kickoff: Meet & Greet

March 31st | 3 PM ET

Week 2
April 3-9

Module 3: Airtightness

Module 4: Thermal Bridging

Module 5: Windows

Week 3
April 10-16

Module 6: Ventilation

Module 7: Heating & DWH

Live-Online Q&A Session #1

April 12th | 3 PM ET

Week 4
April 17-23

Webinar 1: Building Envelope

Module 8: Cooling

Module 9: Certification

Live-Online Webinar: Building Envelope

April 19th | 12 – 3 PM ET

Week 5
April 24-30

Module 10: Economics

Module 11: QA/QC

Live-Online Q&A Session #2

April 26th | 3 PM ET

Week 6
May 1-7

Module 12: Bidding

Module 13: designPH

Live-Online Q&A Session #3

May 3rd | 3 PM ET

Week 7
May 8-14

Webinar 2: Building Services & Economics

Module 14: PHPP

Live-Online Webinar 2: Building Services & Economics

May 10th | 12 PM – 3 PM ET

Week 8
May 15-21

Module 15: Exam Prep Course & Wrap-up

Live-Online Q&A Session #4

May 17th | 3 PM ET

Site Visit: TBD

Date | Time TBD

Week 9-12
May 22-June 18

Exam Prep

Live-Online Exam Review

June 8th | 12 PM – 2 PM ET

Tech Setup

June 15th | 10 AM – 11 AM ET

Week 13
June 19-22


Live-Online Exam

June 22nd | 10 AM – 1 PM ET

Ratings and Reviews

Avg. Rating
0 Ratings
What's your experience? We'd love to know!
No Reviews Found!
Show more reviews
What's your experience? We'd love to know!