Alan Christ Achieves Certified Passive House Consultant Certification
ACA would like to announce that Alan Christ has earned Certified Passive House Consultant (CPHC®) certification with PHIUS as of April 2021. CPHC is awarded by the Passive House Institute US, Inc. (PHIUS). PHIUS is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization committed to making high-performance passive building the mainstream market standard.
Started in 2008, PHIUS established the CPHC® program to distinguish accomplished PHIUS professionals in the marketplace. CPHC training is adapted to North America’s unique climate variations, market conditions, and building components.
Through CPHC training, participants learn to design to the PHIUS+ climate-specific building standard, a leading passive building certification in North America. With this knowledge, PHIUS-trained CPHCs are contributing to the adoption of passive building across the United States.
ACA is committed to the international Passive House standard and supports clients pursuing passive building certification. Adding PHIUS expertise enhances our office’s ability to design high performance homes, while supporting our firm’s mission to provide sustainable buildings and places.