FLOORS, WALLS & CEILINGS

Tuesday, 30th April 2024

  • Choose whichever seminar/s are of interest
  • Register by completing the form below
  • The day before the event you will receive joining links (most used formats are Teams and Zoom)
  • On the day of the event, click the supplied link
  • Watch the seminar and ask any questions you
    may have at the end
  • A full CPD Certificate will be provided after the event

All of our CPD Events are completely free to register and attend

All presentations are fully accredited and certified by DCECPD

All seminars can be viewed online using Teams/Zoom etc

CPD Certificates are provided to log those all important CPD hours

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A CPD GUIDE TO POSI-JOISTS, MITEK, FUTURE HOMES & MVHR

Learn about the application of metal web joists in floors and roofs. The advantages over alternative joist systems; the unique attributes of Posi-Joists, how far they will span, important design details, their acoustic performance and details of relevant Standards and Regulations.

SAFE, PRACTICAL & AESTHETIC ROOF, CEILING, WALL & FLOOR ACCESS SOLUTIONS

This CPD from Access 360 considers: Exploring the purpose and reason for access and overcoming challenges; Achieving stylish design aesthetics with certified solutions; An overview of fire regulations, standards and third party certification; Considerations for safe roof access and smoke ventilation, weight loading and configurations for under floor access.

11:30

GUIDE TO DIFFERENT TYPES OF SCREEDS

In this CPD presentation we examine the different types of screeds used in the construction industry. Topics covered include: Advantages and disadvantages of each type of screed; Methods of installation; The drying process; Factors effecting drying time. By the end of the CPD, you should have a greater understanding of: Different screeds available on the market; Benefits of various screeds; The drying process; Overcoming problems on site.

13:00

Bona Ltd

RENOVATING RESILIENT FLOORS: FAST, COST-EFFECTIVE AND SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS

This CPD will focus on: Presenting a new approach to resilient floor renovation; To explain why the traditional approach (removing a worn or damaged resilient floor and replacing it with new) is not the only option; To explain and illustrate with examples how the new recoating process works and the associated benefits in terms of time-saving, cost saving and reduced impact on the environment.

NOISE AND ITS CONTROL

Sound Reduction Systems Ltd (SRS) are experts in the field of acoustics and specialise in providing solutions to meet Part ‘E’ of the Building Regulations, solutions for comfort within the home, and to treat acoustic problems in commercial, educational, and industrial environments. This presentation is given by a fully qualified acoustician with many years of experience in the acoustic materials supply industry and full membership of the Institute of Acoustics (IOA). The presentation typically lasts about an hour with a question-and-answer session at the end, time permitting, The presentation contains the following topics: What is Noise? An introduction to noise with some common examples; Areas of Confusion – The dB scale and what the numbers mean. How is sound insulation performance measured? What are the Building Regulations for acoustics (domestic) and how is compliance achieved? Sound absorption, sound insulation, and sound isolation; Why Do Buildings Fail? Common reasons for failure of a sound insulation test. Pictorial examples and remedial work required; Best Practice – Good acoustic practice for New Build and Conversion.

BUILDING SAFER STRUCTURES

This seminar covers connector solutions for timber, masonry and steel construction projects, including: CLT connectors and fasteners; Timber racking solutions; I-Joist hole support; Engineered straps for roofs and floors; Concealed beam connectors; EC5 ready connectors; Chemical anchors and resins; Examples of good and bad installations.

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