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CPD Training

As we are currently unable to run our usual programme of live CPD lunch & learns due to the pandemic, we have organised a series of afternoon CPD webinars. These cover a wide range of technical subjects and are hosted via Zoom or Microsoft Teams.  The webinars are proving very popular with local agents, builders and surveyors and if you would like to be added to our invite list, please email sue.daly@southernbcp.co.uk

We have put together the below on-demand training videos sourced from; RIBA, Colab and the CPD service which you may also find useful. Please note the links in this table are to external websites.  All the videos and modules are free to access.

SECTOR COMPANY TOPIC LINK NOTES
CAVITY CLOSERS Dacatie Building solutions B Regs issues and solutions - reveals, windows/ doors Link 27 mins
CLAY HEAVE Claymaster Tech info benefits, usage, specs and FAQs Link Info
FIRE Able Canopies Ltd Fire resistance for balconies on residential buildings Link 51 mins
FIRE FSi Ltd Fire protection standards and certification Link   22 mins
FIRE Dormakaba UK Requirements hardware on fire doors Link 15 mins
FIRE iMist Watermist fire suppression system Link register
FIRE Plumis Intelligent fire protection Link register 
INSULATION Celotex E-learning Academy - videos on building regs and products Link register
RAINWATER   SYSTEMS Brett Martin Plumbing & Drainage Rainwater systems to achieve architectural vision Link 17 mins
ROOFING SIG design & Technology Roof specification - design/systems/compliance Link 22 mins
SOUND PROOFING Cellecta Ltd Sound proofing insulation systems Link 16 mins
SMOKE CONTROL Colt Ltd

General principles of smoke control + more topics

Link 60 mins
SUSTAINABILITY Swedish Wood Timber, the building material of the future x 3 videos

Link1

Link2

Link3

40 mins total
SUSTAINABILITY Accoya Timber doors, windows and cladding with minimum 60 year life Link 21 mins
SANITARYWARE The Sanitaryware Co Ltd Specifying sanitaryware inc building regs Link 20 mins
SUDS Ronacrete Ltd Compliant permeable paving: resin bound surfacing systems Link 19 mins
THERMAL  BRIDGING Armatherm Solutions - improving building envelope performance Link 22 mins
UFH Ardex UK Ltd Specifying with confidence Link 41 mins
WATERPROOFING Newton Waterproofing Structural waterproofing design strategies Link 57 mins
WATERPROOFING Delta Membranes Ltd Protection of below ground structures against water from ground Link 36 mins

19
May

Mitek Ltd

An introduction to Posi-Joist

19/05/2021 15:00

Live Teams webinar

An introduction to Posi-Joist

This webinar will cover::

  • who are MiTek
  • what is a Posi-Joist and why should it be specified?
  • Part L, Access
  • what is the cost, alternatives 
  • spanability
  • sound and fire
  • Revit, vibration
  • Posi-Rafters
  • whole life costing and where to go from here.

17
Jun

Lamilux UK Ltd

How to design and specify rooflights and glass roofs

17/06/2021 15:00

Live Teams webinar

Designing & specifying rooflights & glass roofs

This CPD provides an overview of considerations when specifying rooflights for a project. Covering insights for specifying roofglazing which includes safety measures, codes of practice, benefits of introducing natural daylight and more.

  • the problems associated with old technology & how to design out failure 
  • the benefits of designing buildings for natural daylight
  • daily ventilation compensations for comfort, cooling and the prevention of overheating
  • how to recognise when smoke ventilation is most likely required 
  • considerations for assessing impact safety resistance
  • what to consider when evaluating product performance.

7
Jul

Reynaers Aluminium

Accessible solutions for aluminium windows and doors

07/07/2021 15:00

Live Teams webinar

Accessible solutions for aluminium windows and doors

This live Teams CPD webinar will cover:

  • aluminium systems solutions that meet accessibility requirements
  • changes to Approved Document M
  • background and history to accessibility.   

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