Crown Paints takes Sustainability CPD to Ecobuild 2015

Crown Paints is taking an informed approach for specifiers to Ecobuild 2015 which is being held at London’s ExCeL next month. At the event the UK paint manufacturer is launching its first-ever sustainability CPD ‘Different Shades of Green – Delivering... View Article

Horne CPDs gain CIBSE Approval

Horne Engineering’s Maintenance Training Seminar (MTS) – covering thermostatic mixing valves, showers and the Building Better Healthcare award-winning Optitherm thermostatic tap for clinical handwashing – are available free-of-charge to in-house maintenance teams and FM contract providers at NHS Trusts, private... View Article

New Online RIBA Approved Waterproofing CPD

Newton Waterproofing Systems have just unveiled a new online RIBA Approved Double Points CPD ‘Structural Waterproofing Design Strategies to BS8102:2009’. The presentation was filmed at Newton’s extensive training facilities, and is presented by Commercial Director Toby Champion. It is 18-minutes... View Article

RIBA approved CPD from Aluprof

Aluprof UK, a rapidly growing European division of the successful European aluminium systems company, is now offering specifiers a RIBA approved CPD. “The Use of Glazed Screens to Control the Spread of Smoke & Fire in Buildings” is now available... View Article

Swish Building Products holds more CPD seminars

Swish Building Products is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of PVC roofline and cladding. This includes fascias, bargeboards, window boards and trims, internal and external cladding, and rainwater. Located centrally, Swish is established as the pre-eminent name in the... View Article

New online structural waterproofing CPD

Online RIBA Approved CPD John Newton & Co recently filmed Commercial Director Toby Champion presenting the RIBA Approved Double Points CPD ‘Structural Waterproofing Design Strategies to BS8102:2009’ in their training facilities. The presentation is 20 minutes long and they are... View Article

Klober CPD ‘Maximising airtightness in roof construction’

Klober’s fully updated CPD presentation ‘Maximising airtightness in roof construction’ examines implications of changes to Approved Doc L1A and the discontinuation of ‘The Code for Sustainable Homes’. It covers variations in regulations in Wales, Scotland and Ireland, SAP analysis, implications... View Article

Specifying Seamless Resin Terrazzo CPD Seminar

Flowcrete UK is delighted to announce the launch of its brand new ‘Specifying Seamless Resin Terrazzo’ RIBA approved CPD Seminar. Architects looking to earn CPD points while learning more about the science and beauty of terrazzo flooring can contact Flowcrete... View Article

Alutec announces new CPD

Alutec has launched a new RIBA accredited CPD seminar developed to help architects and specifiers maintain their professional accreditation and stay completely informed about the unique benefits of aluminium eaves solutions. Aluminium eaves systems offer distinct advantages over more traditional... View Article

Free webinar to discuss RRO compliance

Playing a vital role in ensuring the safety of a space’s occupants, the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, or RRO, covers virtually all buildings and structures excluding individual private dwellings. FDS Consult, one of the UK’s leading experts in... View Article

‘Changing Places’- what it means

For designers and specifiers of public environments, compliance with latest regulations and guidelines is being simplified, with a new CPD on specific aspects of accessible building design. Under the revised BS8300:2009, most buildings to which the public have access, from... View Article

BM TRADA extends Wood for Good contract

BM TRADA has released the dates for its series of regional timber frame seminars aimed at architects and engineers as part of its CPD (Continuing Professional Development) contract for the UK’s wood promotion campaign, Wood for Good. There are four... View Article

Exterior Colour Design CPD

This new RIBA CPD from NCS UK looks at factors affecting colour perception, the relevance of lightness and LRV, the concept of colour mapping, how we see colour, and the properties of colour. One of the main effects is that... View Article

Closing the lighting skills gap

BRE Academy and the Institution of Lighting Professionals (ILP) are joining forces to provide built environment professionals with training that will help them to deliver and maintain best practice lighting solutions. The first of these courses, Obtrusive Light: Navigating the... View Article

BIID releases latest calendar of CPD events

The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) has announced an extensive programme of new CPD events for the 2014 Autumn and Winter period. Highlights of the calendar include a bespoke tour of selected London auction houses, an insider view of... View Article