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Smiths Environmental Products

Smith's Environmental Products Ltd has grown to become the leading supplier of domestic and light commercial fan-assisted hydronic heat emitters including fan convectors, plinth heaters and fan assisted radiators. If you're looking for energy-efficiency and versatility in your heating look no further than the Smith's range of fan convectors, flame-effect fan convectors and natural...

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Knauf Insulation

Knauf Insulation is UK's leading insulation company. Knauf has more than 100 production plants in over 30 countries worldwide. With an annual turnover in excess of 3 billion Euros, it is one of the largest independent European building materials groups and is the second largest glass mineral wool manufacturer in the US, using its own technology. It is the market leader in the UK.

4 videos

HI-SPAN LTD

Continuous capital investment has enabled Hi-Span to enhance its position as one of the UK's leading suppliers of cold rolled products. This investment has allowed Hi-Span to not only purchase 'cutting edge' machinery but also develop a growing number of product ranges and investigate the introduction of new cold rolled systems.

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Lorient Polyproducts Ltd

Lorient has a respected reputation for designing and manufacturing a wide range of door sealing systems, for acoustic, smoke and fire containment.With more than 30 years' experience and accumulated knowledge, Lorient prides itself on offering ground-breaking innovations, underpinned by technical excellence and exceptional quality.

2 videos

Profile 22

With over 40 years' experience in the industry, we have developed a team of highly-qualified and professional experts that can help you to identify the perfect window or door products from an extensive range of high-quality applications that conform to strict British Standard specifications and are manufactured to the highest standards.

2 videos

James Jones and Sons Ltd

James Jones & Sons Ltd is a UK based manufacturer of engineered timber I-Joists, with a distribution network encompassing both the UK and Irish markets. Suitable for use in residential and commercial floor, roof and wall applications, the highly acclaimed JJI-Joist combines high-grade softwood flanges with an Oriented Strand Board web.

1 video

Q-Railing

Q-railing is known worldwide for its unique Q-designs, extreme modularity, unparalleled quality, and surprising affordability. After a decade of working with contractors and glaziers, they are now introducing their railing systems directly to the place where great design starts: the architectural community

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The Building Academy

The Building Academy allows organisations across the built environment to share educational information with an online community of industry professionals.

1 video 1 download

Design for Homes

Design for Homes champions the value of good design in the housing industry. We are a not-for-profit limited company advised by a cross-industry Board of Directors. We incorporate the Design for Homes Architects Group which is RIBA’s linked society for architects in housing and The Friends of Design for Homes.

3 videos

Schock USA Inc.

The story of success began 50 years ago with the company founder and civil engineer Eberhard Schöck. He has made ground-breaking inventions, streamlined the building and set new standards. Extensive technical know-how, dedication and years of experience with our customers make from an idea a production-ready products.

The focus is on the development of ready components that...


Underwriters Laboratories (UL)

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is an independent product safety certification organization that has been testing products and writing Standards for Safety for over a century. UL evaluates more than 19,000 types of products, components, materials and systems, with 20 billion UL Marks appearing on 72,000 manufacturers' products each year. UL's worldwide family of companies and service...


Knauf marmorit UK GmbH

Suppliers of Solid external wall Insulation Systems and external renders


British Woodworking Federation

The British Woodworking Federation (BWF) is the trade body for the woodworking sector. We offer advice, support and wood industry information to our 700 members as well as guidance for customers who use, or specify, our members’ products and services. We also provide a voice for the sector in the UK, influencing policy, regulations and standards.


YEP London

YEP is a not for profit networking organisation for young entrepreneurial professionals in the London property industry. We host regular events to provide a platform for our Members to interact, learn from one another and develop their skills and knowledge.

YEP empowers young people to take control of their careers and network outside their existing company or sector. The forum...

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Energy Design Tools

EDT provide online SAP calculation tools for use by On Construction Domestic Energy Assessors (OCDEA). The tools include BRE approved SAP Calculators for SAP 2012 v9.92, SAP 2009 v9.90 and SAP 2005 v9.81 for the energy efficiency assessment of newly constructed dwellings. We work with approved accreditation schemes to enable accredited users in the UK to lodge EPCs using our software.

3 videos

BBA

The BBA is the UK's major authority offering approval and certification services to manufacturers and installers supplying the construction industry.


Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)

The lead qualifying body for Architectural Technology.

5 videos

Treehouse Life

At Treehouse Life we don't just design, create or even construct tree houses.

We offer the chance to discover new lands within your own world. Not only to dress-up and play 'lets pretend' but also to relax and enjoy every free minute that you have. This is what we do - we offer a chance to live a 'Treehouse' life.


Renewable Energy Association

The REA was established in 2001, as a not-for-profit trade association, representing British renewable energy producers promoting the use of renewable energy in the UK. The REA endeavours to achieve the right regulatory framework for renewables to deliver an increasing contribution to the UK's electricity, heat and transport needs.

The REA’s mission is to bring...

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Promat UK Ltd

Promat is a leading supplier of Passive Fire Protection materials and has pioneered the development of products that protect lives and livelihoods for over 50 years.

We are pleased to offer many of the world’s leading brands in fire protection including Promat SUPALUX®, Promat MASTERBOARD®, Promat DURASTEEL®, Promat PROMASEAL® and Cafco FENDOLITE® MII.

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The Society of British and Internationl Design

The Society of British and International Design is the UK-based standard bearer organisation for the accreditation of professional interior designers, product suppliers and educational institutions. We work to strengthen the profession of interior design and the commercial success of our members.

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Timber Trade Federation

TTF members span the wood and wood products supply chain. They are committed to sourcing their timber from legal and sustainable sources.


The Concrete Centre

The Concrete Centre is the central development organisation for the UK concrete industry. Our aim is to enable all those involved in the design, use and performance of concrete to realise the full potential of concrete.

The Concrete Centre is part of the Mineral Products Association, the trade association for the aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, lime, mortar and silica sand...

10 videos 1 download

Architecture FAB

Architecture fab are specialists in computer generated imagery and animations. With over 20 years experience, the force behind the company has been providing high quality, reliable visuals of 3D imagery and animations for architects and engineers. As a result the studio has worked on high profile projects from all over the globe.

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A-Z of Construction Sales & Marketing

Established 12 years ago, the A-Z of Construction Sales & Marketing is Construct UK's extensive online directory of construction-specific sales and marketing databases and information. Specifically designed for industry professionals its resources also include the latest events, media initiatives, sales contact data and sources of experienced construction industry services, advice and...

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Cupa Natural Slate

The Spanish slate industry is the undisputed market leader in natural slate production, with 90% of the slate sold in the world quarried in Spain. The leading Spanish natural slate manufacturer is Cupa, which has more than a century of quarrying experience. Its global importance and leadership are reflected by the fact that one in every four slates used in roofing around the world, is crafted...


Wonder Building

We have more experience with arch building applications than any other company. With our experience, technology, and product knowledge, we deliver what you need to the highest standard.

All Wonder Building™ are constructed from highest quality, durable steel incorporating the True-Arch Panel. The panel structure characteristics are designed to deliver the strongest, most...


proskills

Proskills UK is an employer-led organisation that represents the interests of the industries that make up the process and manufacturing sector to government.


The Building Centre

The Building Centre is an independent forum dedicated to providing information and inspiration to all sectors of the built environment. The Centre, in Central London, is open to the public six days a week and offers a varied programme of educational talks, training courses and informative exhibitions aimed to educate and spark debate. As a hub for the UK's construction industry, many...

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TIMSA

TIMSA (Thermal Insulation Manufacturers and Suppliers Association) represents all the major manufacturers and many of the suppliers and distributors in the UK thermal insulation industry.

1 video

Marmox

Insulation & waterproofing solutions - Marmox

Marmox (UK) Ltd is a British owned company. As part of the International Group of Marmox companies, we sell high quality products to the Construction and Refurbishment industries that are cost effective.

We are conscious of the need to protect our environment and so we ensure all our products are energy efficient.

7 videos

Energia Controls Limited

We pride ourselves in delivering bespoke engineering energy solutions for our long established, blue chip clients. We specialise in providing engineered BMS solutions, maintenance and energy management services for both the private and public sectors in both commerce and industry. We maintain close working relationships with our clients to understand their objectives, buildings, people and...


Construction Products Association

The voice of the industry
The Construction Products Association represents 85% by value, of all manufacturers and suppliers of construction products in the UK, including 26 of the largest companies in the industry, as well as 43 sector trade associations.

The facts
The construction products industry is at the heart of the UK economy, providing essential materials for...


Geberit Sales Ltd

The Geberit Group is the European market leader in sanitary technology. The company is a pioneer in the sector, consistently setting new trends. Geberit's range of Sanitary and Piping systems is designed for use in new buildings as well as in renovation. Geberit brand name products are innovative, durable and ecologically efficient and provide high-end sanitary solutions for retailers,...


Eco-Slab

Eco-Slab™ is a unique patented insulated concrete formwork (ICF), which offers a modern method of construction for creating ground floor slabs suitable for dwellings and non-dwellings
•It offers a simple 2 step process for casting a ground slab with an exceptionally low carbon foot print:
•Embodied Carbon: 3.4kgs/m2
•Operational Carbon: Used in...


Selectaglaze Secondary Glazing

Secondary glazing involves the installation of new, fully independent secondary window frames on the room side of the existing or primary window.

The key benefits offered by secondary windows include improved acoustic insulation protection against noise pollution from road traffic, aircraft and the 24 hour society. Secondary glazing systems also improve thermal insulation, saving...

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Williams Ironmongery

Since Williams Ironmongery was formed back in 1995, the intention was to consciously be unique in our sector, and to create a special formula of both products and service. In the intervening years, the company has achieved an impressive reputation amongst architects and interior designers, for being the people to turn to for specification help, through to detailed on-site after sales assistance...


Aluk

In the UK, the business was established in 1994 under the Beaufort brand and has continued to deliver the highest quality in building systems, exceeding current and future standards for efficiency, security and performance.

Joining the Aluk Group in 2012, we have the expertise, knowledge and product innovation to provide a complete range of building solutions, direct from our...

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GAI

The GAI has served the interests of its members since 1961. It is the United Kingdom's only trade body solely dedicated to promoting the interests of the whole architectural ironmongery industry, architectural ironmongers themselves, and the manufacturers and wholesalers of architectural ironmongery products.

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Visplay

Visplay is a leading supplier of modular systems for retail and service interiors. Visplay is a company of the Vitrashop Group which is an internationally operating shop fitting group whose head office is in Switzerland comprising of Visplay, Ansorg & Vizona.


Andrew Gibbens

Domestic Energy Assessor


First Call HSQ Limted

Provider of bespoke HSE Services package, CDMC.provider.


DORMA UK Ltd

DORMA is the trusted global partner for premium access solutions and services enabling better buildings. DORMA leads the market in terms of product quality and innovation for door closers and hardware, automatic doors and glass fittings.


SIG Insulation [Sheffield]

The UK's market leading specialist distributor of insulation, dry lining and related products to the construction industry


Lord Lionel Ltd

Lord Lionel are suppliers of premium sliding door gear, pocket door kits, architectural ironmongery and other hardware. We work with top manufacturers in the UK, Europe and the rest of the world to offer products which are designed to be stylish, functional and contemporary.

Our ranges include sliding door tracks to suit timber and glass doors, bifolding and custom designed movable...


Gartec

PLATFORM LIFTS CPD

Gartec can provide a RIBA Certified “Platform Lifts: Who Needs Them” CPD, offering in depth knowledge of lifting platforms and their specification. Our CPD covers:

What is a lifting platform?
Regulations and responsibilities
Common applications and environments
Platform lift benefits and uses

To book...


Competitive Advantage Consultancy Limited

Competitive Advantage Consultancy specialises in market research, sales & marketing training, strategy development and implementation specific to the construction industry. Our courses focus on construction marketing or construction sales challenges. Competitive Advantage are constantly researching the construction market and participating in construction industry groups, therefore we have a...

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Content

6. Construction Industry Overview – Drivers for Change

The construction industry is dynamic, with a number of drivers for change. These factors influence how decision makers’ needs are changing and...

By Competitive Advantage Consultancy Limited


5. Construction Industry Overview - Government Influence

Government is a key influencer and driver for the British construction industry. This is because of legislation, initiatives and the targets it...

By Competitive Advantage Consultancy Limited


4. Construction Industry Overview - Supply Chain Mechanics

In this course we look at the elements of the supply chain and their alternatives. The construction industry has a large and complex supply...

By Competitive Advantage Consultancy Limited


3. Construction Industry Overview - Industry Structure

Reviewing the construction industry’s structure, this course is designed to help you understand the different organisations in the industry,...

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By Competitive Advantage Consultancy Limited


2. Construction Industry Overview - Market Sectors

In this course we look at the nature of the construction industry, how the market is split into sectors and what they represent. Exploring the...

By Competitive Advantage Consultancy Limited


1. Construction Industry Overview - History of the Industry

It is often difficult for people new to the construction industry to understand why things are done a certain way. This brief history of the UK...

By Competitive Advantage Consultancy Limited


Add a new SAP 2012 project

This video will give you an overview of how to add a new SAP 2012 project to Energy Design Tools. We will show you how to add data and complete...

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By Energy Design Tools


Generate a draft EPC

In this video we will go through the steps of lodging an Energy Performance Certificate into the central register. The process is illustrated...

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By Energy Design Tools


Registration and subscription

Registering with Energy Design Tools is simple. Visit the main website (www.energydesigntools.co.uk) and click the “New user” button to load...

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By Energy Design Tools


Construction Update - Targeting the education sector

Construction Marketing News brought to you by The Building Academy and Construct UK

Welcome to the construction marketing update, our...

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By A-Z of Construction Sales & Marketing


The Forum Project, Southend-on-Sea

Part of the Concrete Elegance series produced by The Building Centre and The Concrete Centre.

The building form responds to its urban...

4 ratings

By The Concrete Centre


The Concrete Balustrade at Tate Britain

Part of the Concrete Elegance series produced by The Building Centre and The Concrete Centre.

James Armstrong of Concrete Bloc gives...

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By The Concrete Centre


Milton Court/The Heron, Barbican

Part of the Concrete Elegance series produced by The Building Centre and The Concrete Centre.

The building provides a new world-class...

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By The Concrete Centre


Trafford Town Hall, Manchester

Part of the Concrete Elegance series produced by The Building Centre and The Concrete Centre.

The provision of the new council offices and...

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By The Concrete Centre


The Ortus Building, Camberwell

Part of the Concrete Elegance series produced by The Building Centre and The Concrete Centre.

Ortus is a 1,550sqm building, creating...

2 ratings

By The Concrete Centre


Introduction to Hardware

Congratulations on your decision to undertake this training programme – The Foundation in Hardware.

You are now starting with an...

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By GAI


Handing of Hardware

Before we introduce you to any products you should understand why some items of hardware are handed. This means that certain products will not...

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By GAI


Hinges

Following the Introduction to this section we will look at basic hinge terminology and provide some background to the sizes, materials and...

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By GAI


Door Closing Devices

Welcome to the fourth section of this Foundation Module which is looking at door closing devices.

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By GAI


Locks and Latches

Locks and latches is the fifth section of the Foundation module. Although this is a complex subject we will only cover the most common and...

By GAI


Door Furniture

This is section six of the Foundation Module where we will look at the fittings that most people are familiar with, namely the handles and...

By GAI


Door Bolts

The subjects that we have looked at so far have been to do with products that are to be found on almost every door. The remaining topics are...

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By GAI


Fire and Escape Doors

Here we take a step away from products that are fitted to doors to look at doors themselves. In particular, we want you to understand the...

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By GAI


Escape Hardware

Here we return to products that are fitted to doors rather than doors themselves. In particular, we want you to really understand the...

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By GAI


Signage

Signs are sometimes perceived as an additional extra when it comes to the hardware on a door. As architectural ironmongers we should consider...

By GAI


The Basics of Access Control

Access control can be an extremely complex subject. However, in this penultimate section of The Foundation in Hardware we would still like to...

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By GAI


Standards

In a brief introduction to standards we will explain what they are, who needs them and what they do. Following this we will run through some of...

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By GAI


Foundation in Hardware - an overview

This presentation is a short overview of the GAI Foundation in Hardware education module. In just two and a half minutes it sets out to provide...

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By GAI


Marmox Showerlay Plinth

When installing a Marmox Showerlay it is not always practical to put new pipework below the floor level. Using a Marmox Showerlay Plinth solves...

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By Marmox


AluK Corporate

The AluK Group is a leader in the design and manufacture of a range of aluminium building systems, combining years of experience in the...

1 ratings

By Aluk


The Co-operative Headquarters, Manchester

Part of the Concrete Elegance series produced by The Building Centre and The Concrete Centre.

Completed in December 2012, the Co-operative...

4 ratings

cpd certified

By The Concrete Centre


HEC Business School

HEC Business School, Paris by Andrew Philips, David Chipperfield Architects
Part of the Concrete Elegance series produced by The Building...

4 ratings

By The Concrete Centre


Fan Convector Heating

This CPD from Smiths Environmental Products will be discussing the benefits of fan convector heaters in relationship to sustainability, energy...

7 ratings

cpd certified

By Smiths Environmental Products


Lower Carbon Drive

Lower Carbon Drive is a campaign to help businesses, professionals and the public reduce their carbon footprint through the way we use energy...

By The Building Centre


Why join the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)?

The benefits and recognition you can achieve by joining the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT).

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By Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)


The Professional Practice Interview

Qualifying in Architectural Technology Part Two: The Professional Practice Interview

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By Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)


The Professional and Occupational Performance (POP) Record

Qualifying in Architectural Technology Part One: The Professional and Occupational Performance (POP) Record

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By Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)


POP Record Workshop

This is a Professional and Occupational Performance (POP) Record presentation given by James Banks, Membership Director, at the Chartered...

2 ratings

By Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)


Paperless Office

Steve Scaysbrook MCIAT, Chartered Architectural Technologist delivers a CPD seminar on creating and maintaining a paperless office.

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By Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)


Marmox Showerlay

Easy create a slope to the drain in a wetroom with a pre-formed Marmox Showerlay.

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By Marmox


Exterior wall insulation

Heraklith wood wall panels can be used as an exterior wall insulation and finshed with a lime render.

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By Marmox


Interior wall insulation

Marmox Multiboard can be used in a variety of ways around the house. Used as a drylining board Multiboard can significantly reduce heat loss...

1 ratings

By Marmox


Marmox on timber frame

How to fix Marmox Multiboard to a timber frame.

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By Marmox


Marmox on wooden floor

How to insulate a wooden floor with Marmox Multiboard. Ideal for use with underfloor heating wire.

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By Marmox


Marmox on concrete floor

How to insulate concrete floors with Marmox Multiboard. Ideal for use with underfloor heating wire.

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By Marmox


The Dyson Building, RCA Battersea by Graham Haworth, Haworth Tompkins

Part of the Concrete Elegance series produced by The Building Centre and The Concrete Centre.

Haworth Tompkins were appointed by the RCA to...

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By The Concrete Centre


SAP and the Importance of U-value Calculations

  • Show how U-values are used in the building regulations
  • Use examples in new build dwellings
  • Demonstrate the impact of high...

6 ratings

cpd certified

By TIMSA


Architecture FAB Showreel

Architecture fab is a 3D creative studio based in London, UK. The company specialises in creating still, animated and interactive media based...

2 ratings

By Architecture FAB


Understanding Passive Fire Protection

The objective of this CPD is to provide specifiers with an improved understanding of passive fire protection solutions, associated issues and...

5 ratings

cpd certified

By Promat UK Ltd


Performance Door Design: The Basics of Sound Reduction

Effective acoustic containment helps to improve the quality of the built environment, preserving privacy as well as excluding unwanted noise....

2 ratings

By Lorient Polyproducts Ltd


Oldham Walk

The making of a sustainable community.

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By Design for Homes


Recommendations for living at Superdensity

Recommendations for living at Superdensity

2 ratings

By Design for Homes


Hammarby

A model for green living?

Hammarby Sjostad, a development of over 11,000 homes South East of Stockholm city centre, is regarded as one of...

1 ratings

By Design for Homes


The Building Academy

The Building Academy allows organisations across the built environment to share educational information with an online community of industry...

3 ratings

By The Building Academy


A virtual tour

Take an animated virtual tour around our Lorient building

5 ratings

By Lorient Polyproducts Ltd


Modular Balustrade & Handrail Systems

This RIBA approved CPD takes you through the benefits of stainless steel modular railing and balustrade systems. It focuses on the aesthetic...

2 ratings

cpd certified

By Q-Railing


Engineered wood products for modern methods of construction

This presentation covers the background and use of engineered wood products, in particular I-Joists, pre fabricated panelised sections and stud...

10 ratings

cpd certified

By James Jones and Sons Ltd


Windows & Doors for Education Buildings

CPD presentation concerning the Building Regulations for England and Wales. The main topics are the installation or replacement of windows and...

7 ratings

cpd certified

By Profile 22


Advanced Performance Windows

Window energy ratings were first introduced into the building regulations in 2006, when Document L was updated. This gave window manufacturers...

7 ratings

cpd certified

By Profile 22


Introduction to Rainscreen Systems

This module introduces rainscreen systems. We will see how the choice of insulation affects design as well as thermal and fire performance.

cpd certified

By Knauf Insulation


Approved Document E - Resistance to the passage of sound

In 2003 Part E of Building Regulations was amended to try and improve the standard of acoustic construction. This programme addresses the...

4 ratings

cpd certified

By Knauf Insulation


Sustainability of Insulation

This CPD aims to educate on the sustainability related issues that are relevant to insulation

cpd certified

By Knauf Insulation


Introduction to Solid Wall Insulation (SWI)

This module explains how the choice of insulation affects exterior wall design, and thermal and fire performance.

3 ratings

cpd certified

By Knauf Insulation


Calculating Design Wind Loads to BS 6399-2

The Construction CPD Certification service has awarded a certificate for the seminar which gives a step by step guide to using the wind code...

4 ratings

cpd certified

By HI-SPAN LTD


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