At Green Box Associates we provide training courses covering a range of subjects including Passivhaus design , meeting Part L and beyond, zero carbon homes and sustainable building design.
We offer cost effective practical training throughout Hampshire and the surrounding region, based on real buildings, on sustainable building practice and renewable technologies. All of our courses are designed for a half day but can be tailored to meet your needs
Below is a selection of courses currently being offered. These can be delivered in your workplace and can be tailored to meet your specific needs.
Zero Carbon Homes
This course looks at the changes being considered in the revision of Building Regulations in 2013 and 2016 towards zero carbon homes and what changes in design and building practice are needed now to help prepare for the future.
The German Passivhaus design is becoming more popular here in the UK for both new build and refrubishment as it uses very little energy for heating and cooling. This short course looks at the requirements to meet the low energy use needed for a buildingto be called a Passivhaus. The areas covered are meeting the standards for insulation, thermal bridging and air tightness, design considerations, supply of materials and application in the UK