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Presenter: Jason Morosko, MSME, CPHC

Recording Date:

Recording Location: Raleigh, NC

Type: CD/Manual Package

Product Code: 16148

Product Number: 19 NCPSVHSE 8 9 CDMN JB

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Description:

This audio recording is approximately 6.5 hours in length and is available for $289 (including shipping). Please refer to specific state licensing rules or certification requirements to determine if this learning method is eligible for continuing education credit.

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Agenda:

Registration:                        8:00 - 8:30 am

Morning Session:                8:30 - 11:45 am

Lunch (On your own):         11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Afternoon Session:             12:45 - 4:30 pm


Understanding the Energy Efficiency of 
Conventional Construction

   Conventional residential energy use
   History of energy-conserving residential construction
   Energy conservation incentives
   Current weatherization tactics


Passive House Standard: Purpose, Principles and Development

   History of certifying agencies in US: PHI and PHIUS
   Passive House Standard: voluntary performance-based
      building envelope energy standard
   Passive House energy calculations
   Energy calculation tools: an introduction to tools and their functionality
   Assembling a team to ensure quality and performance
   Examining common design features of Passive Houses


Elements of Passive House Design

   Siting, sizing and orientation
   Super-insulated envelope with minimized thermal bridging
   Efficient mechanical ventilation
   Ultra-efficient lights, fixtures and appliances - plug loads
   Summer shading and cooling strategies
   Winter solar gain and heat retention strategies
   Integrating renewable energy technologies


Mechanical Systems in Passive House

   Heat exchangers
   Supplemental space conditioning for micro loads
   Renewable energy system integration


Evaluating Passive House Case Studies

   Adapting Passive House for local climate
   Case studies: in the planning process, under construction and finished projects

Speakers:

Jason Morosko, MSME, CPHC

Vice President of Engineering with UltimateAir, Inc.

Mr. Morosko is a vice president with UltimateAir, a research, design, and manufacturing company of leading technology air-to-air heat exchangers. Mr. Morosko is a 12-year veteran in this field, and he holds bachelors and masters degrees in heat transfer engineering. He became a certified Passive House consultant, and has taught the curriculum to become a certified Passive House consultant. Mr. Morosko has built his own Passive House duplex, and he has consulted on various Passive House projects in the particular areas of mechanical systems, shell design, and ventilation.