PHPP and designPH Workshops, Darmstadt
13-16 November 2017

12-15 November 2018



Design and optimize energy-efficient buildings with PHPP & designPH!

Join us for 4 days of workshops on PHPP_Basics, designPH and PHPP_Advanced. Each workshop is individually bookable. This course is aimed at all building professionals. All you need is a good level of English (B2 or equivalent), basic knowledge of energy efficiency in buildings or the Passive House concept, as well as the ability to use Microsoft® Excel. You can also learn more about the  Passive House concept by taking our e-learning course.


PHPP_Basics | 13-14 November 2017

This 2-day workshop provides basic knowledge of the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP), the energy balancing and planning tool for efficient buildings and refurbishments. It is also available as part of the Certified Passive House Designer & Consultant course.

• Energy balancing with PHPP
• Input of areas and windows
• Input of shading factors
• Input of the ventilation strategy
• Input of summer ventilation or cooling
• Inputs of domestic hot water supply,
  electricity consumption & heating
• PER factors & Passive House classes


designPH | 15 November 2017

Are you already familiar with PHPP? Then come and explore the advantages of designPH, the SketchUp based plugin to model Passive House buildings in 3D.

• How does designPH work?
• SketchUp basics
• Input of a building model
• Analysis of the building model
• Optimization of relevant features
• Special building types: different


PHPP_Advanced | 16 November 2017

Discover the new shetts of PHPP 9 and gain knowledge of PHPP features for advanced users.


These courses are eligible for DENA further education points. More information at registration.


When 13 – 16 November 2017, 9:00 - 17:30
Location Passive House Institute
Rheinstraße 44/46
64283 Darmstadt, Germany

Contact +49 6151 826990



Workshop packages
(VAT 19% included)
Standard Fee
Full package (4 days)
          960 €
PHPP_Basics + designPH (3 days)           750 €
PHPP_Basics + PHPP_Advanced (3 days)           750 €
designPH + PHPP_Advanced (2 days)           600 €

Or just one workshop
(VAT 19% included)

PHPP_Basics (2 days)           480 €
designPH (1 day)           330 €
PHPP_Advanced (1 day)           330 €



iPHA members receive a 30€ discount per workshop. Students receive a discount of 50%.


The highest discount will be granted upon proof of your iPHA-membership or student status. Prices include training material and catering.

For regular work with PHPP and designPH, a PHPP license must be purchased separately. Participants of this workshop, that do not have a license yet, can purchase this for a reduced workshop price here (Please enter your attendance in the workshop under "remarks")