Live Q&A Schedule

Explore the Units below to see the schedule of live, online Zoom Q&A sessions with your Trainer. All links available from within your Course Player once you register.

  • 1


    • How does this work?

    • Tech Check: Test your Zoomability

  • 2

    Recorded Q&A Sessions

    • Winter Crew Course Kick-Off!

    • Units 1+2 Passive House Basics + Economics

    • Units 3+4 Thermal Insulation + Bridges

    • Units 5+6 Windows+ Retrofits

    • Units 7+8 Air Tightness, Moisture + Ventilation

Meet your Trainer

(and our Chief Building Science Geek)

Lead Trainer

Enrico Bonilauri

A native of Cavriago, Italy, Enrico is an established expert in the international Passive construction standard. He is well respected for being able to see complicated, cutting-edge data through the lens of practical on-site implementation. He has extensive work experience in Australia, Europe, and North America, with a specialty in building envelope design and analysis. His detailed computer simulations for thermal, hygrometric and economic analyses, are informed by the thousands of hours he has spent on varied construction sites. He is the author of the Emu North American CPHT training textbook, and the lead Trainer for Emu’s CPHT courses since 2017.

Crew Trainer

Ben Leer

Prior to becoming a full-time Emu Trainer and Building Science Geek, Ben has had a diverse career focused on sustainability and the urban environment. He graduated with a MS in Sustainable Architecture from the City University of New York and has since consulted on numerous projects, ranging from ecological infrastructure to Passive House design. Ben specializes in high performance daylighting systems and has given numerous talks and workshops on the topic. He has taught collegiate building science courses at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and the City College of New York, and has been a Trainer for The Passive House Network’s Certified Passive House Designer and Tradesperson Courses. He has a passion for creating environmentally friendly buildings, and is deeply committed to the Passive House movement.