Start filling your 2020 calendar with our CPD seminars

Why not start making some plans for your 2020 calendar and get yourself booked onto our CPD seminars for next year. We're covering a range of different topics, so there is bound to be someting to suit you. Plus not only do you get to sit back and learn about an important topic, you can relax in the surrounds of Durham County Cricket Club with a bacon sandwhich and a hot drink.

Check them out and if any take your fancy, get in touch with Paul Terry, to book your place.

James Jones & Sons - Wednesday 26th February - 09:00am

James Jones & Sons Ltd Timber Systems Division is the UK market leader in I-Joist production. Their accredited CPD covers an introduction to the many available EWP )Engineered Wood Products) available, with special consideration to the many benefits of using I-Joists over traditional timber products, with an emphasis on environmental, economical and technical advantages. I-Joists are ideally suited for offsite & MMC (Modern Method of Construction) solutions for panelised systems for floors, roofs and walls where their shape and stability is critical for high performance systems.

Hush Acoustics - Wednesday 25th March - 09:00am

Hush Acoustics are the market leading acoustic product manufacturer in the UK and have been in the industry for over 30 years. Established in 1984, Hush has developed an extensive knowledge about acoustics within the building industry and are a specialist in offering advice. Hush use CPD and workshops to provide information about the industry and cover the most important topics in relation to sound transmission within buildings. Hush's talk will include key insights into sound and noise, how modern design is creating problems in our industry, key points about the building regulations and legislation and will also give you an understanding of how to overcome these issues.

  • An introduction into sound and noise
  • Key insights into acoustic problems in the building industry
  • How modern design, technology and living connected is causing problems that need to be overcome
  • Legislation and industry standards- What they are and the issues we have with them
  • How to reduce noise moving through buildings
  • Summary
  • About us

Graf Water Treatment Solutions - Wednesday 29th April - 09:00am

Part 1: Understanding wastewater

Part 2: Systems to manage wastewater and the need for such systems

Part 3: SBR and advanced SBR Systems

Part 4: Sizing the system

Part 5: Managing the discharged effluent

Part 6: Installation, maintenance, servicing and H&S

Part 7: Environmental considerations

Part 8: Regulation and legislation

Part 9: Case studies

Ash and Lacy - Wednesday 21st May- 09:00am

Brick Cladding Systems - The Mechanical Concept

This technically focused seminar considers the features and benefits of lightweight mechanically fixed brick cladding systems as a modern method of constructing a brick facade.

The presentation covers: the principles of installation, typical detailing, design flexibility, aesthetic features, technical properties and performance testing for compliance.