Passive House Verification: Get It Done Right, and Early

With the continued adoption of the MA Specialized Energy Code, the certification of Passive House buildings in MA and the wider region will continue to expand in all markets. Effective completion and certification to Passive House standards will be critical for timely turnover, occupancy, and efficient operation of these buildings. Learn how engaging the verification team early, including in design and on-site inspections, can lead to effective communication and project completion.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

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Harbor 3

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BOC: 1 credit hour
GBCI: 1 credit hour (BD+C, ID+C)
MA CSL: 1 credit hour (Energy)
NAHB: 1 credit hour
NARI: 1 credit hour
PHI: Credit offered for full conference attendance
Phius: Credit offered for each full conference day
RESNET: Credit offered for each full conference day

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the importance of engaging a Phius Verifier early.
  • Communicate the on-site verification process and training to on-site personnel.
  • Organize the construction timeline to ensure fast certification and turnover.
  • Take advantage of lessons learned from on-site failures and successes.

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