1. Review Introductory Materials

Begin with an orientation of the basics. >Download the PHN brochure. >Read the Passive House FAQ

Video: 1-Hour Introduction to Passive House

A free video course lays out the logic, the benefits and the opportunities.

Post: What is Passive House?

Read about Passive House as building standard, a design & construction methodology, and a building – with many links.

Page: The Certification Pathway

Find out about building certification, the certifiers, and the certification process.

2. Get Your Team Trained

Change the vocabulary, the conversations, the expectations, the culture.

Certified Passive House Designer (CPHD)

For architects, engineers, consultants, owners reps, and more. Available on-demand, in-person & hybrid making it accessible, flexible & affordable.

Certified Passive House Tradesperson (CPHT)

For builders, construction & project managers, and more. Available on-demand, in-person and hybrid. In collaboration with our training partner Emu.

3. Get Involved

There are many events to deepen knowledge, connect and share. Be an active part of the community. Join us!

Become a PHN member and join a regional chapter.

All are welcome to be active participants in your region.

Attend PHN Presents and PHN DEI.

Regular online events taking deeper dives.

Attend Ask the Certifiers

A regular online event to answer your questions about Passive House building certification in the US.

Participate in the annual conference.

The annual conference is the best opportunity to network, learn and grow your expertise.