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Airtightness testing part 3: Status and trends in competent tester schemes in Denmark, Ireland and Sweden

INIVE eeig, 2014
airtightness | Airtightness testing | competent tester schemes
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Languages: English

20 November 2014 |  Airtightness testing part 3: Status and trends in competent tester schemes in Denmark, Ireland and Sweden

Over the past few years, there has been an increasing number of airtightness tests performed in Europe either for specific high performance buildings programmes or for a wide range of buildings in regulatory contexts. This has led to the development of competent tester schemes to contain potential legal and competition issues. The objective of this webinar was to give information on the status and trends in airtightness testing in Denmark, Ireland, and Sweden including the details and feedback on competent tester schemes.

This webinar was organized with the support of TightVent Europe ( and AIVC. Both initiatives are facilitated by INIVE (


  • Introduction and overview of TightVent airtightness associations committee - Peter Wouters and François Rémi Carrié

  • Status in Denmark and Klimaskaerm’s certification for airtightness testers - Walter Sebastian, Klimaskaerm, Denmark

  • Questions & Answers

  • Status in Ireland and NSAI's certified airtightness tester scheme - Mark A. Shirley,, Republic of Ireland

  • Status in Sweden and its new diploma for airtightness testers - Eva Sikander, SP, Sweden

  • Questions & Answers

  • End of the webinar



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