Passive Design/Build™️ Boot Camp

ALL-IN-ONE: Passive Design/Build™️ Boot Camp.

$2350 $2100 Save a bundle with our Boot Camp Bundle. 4 Days of in-person, hands-on, building science deep dive + Online Exam to become a PHI Certified Passive House Tradesperson (CPHT). 

  • 2d Course ($950 value)
  • 2d Workshop ($950 value)
  • 3h CPHT Exam ($450 value)

Emu’s original Passive Design/Build™️ Core Curriculum helps construction professionals take the gold standard in building science (Passive House) from research to reality.

Scheduled Boot Camps
4 Days: Course + Workshop
(+ 3hr Online Exam)

Please note 2023 format updates: Beginning in April 2023, the CPHT Exam will be only offered as a remote, online option. Our bundled Boot Camp pricing will still include registration in the next available online Exam, but attendees will not take the Exam in person, and therefore do not need to bring a computer.

  • Feb 20-24, 2023 @ Ft. Collins, CO
  • Apr 24-27, 2023 @ Bozeman, MT
  • May 22-25, 2023 @ Denver, CO
  • On the radar for June 2023: Portland, OR
  • Sep 11-14, 2023 @ Golden Valley, MN
  • On the radar for October 2023: Central CA

Please select from the registration links below to create your account on the Emu Training Platform and save your seat. If you do not see a registration link, it only means that the event has not gone live yet. Check back or send us an email at to join the waiting list.

2 days of 8hrs in-person classroom deep dive into the 10 Units of our comprehensive Passive Design/Build™️ curriculum specifically written for North America.

2 days of 8hrs hands-on workshop designed to examine the WHY behind your building science decisions and simulation of on-site job roles. Student teams will build Emu’s unique “Passive Pods” and test them against each other and against a “Code Pod”.

3hr PHI accreditation exam to become a Certified Passive House Tradesperson (CPHT) – the badge of honor for Passive construction pros. *Starting in 2023, the Exam will move to completely online and remote. Please contact with questions.

The demand for mobile Passive House building science training has increased! As a small business, our ability to provide this training is highly dependent on venues and gracious Host Partners. Please be patient and check back here as we are continuously updating our schedule and locations.