Christmas 2014

The Customer Centre will be closed from 12.30 on Wednesday 24 December 2014 until 9.00 on Monday 5 January 2015. During this period we are unable to provide telephone support.

In the meantime you can access a wealth of online CPD at and you can book a place on a CPD Roadshow by visiting

We wish all our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
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Tel +44 (0)1296 652800 Overview
Full details of RIBA approved CPD materials offered by Construction Specialties (UK) Ltd are available to auto-generate as PDF and include company contact information: Overview for Construction Specialties (UK) Ltd

Construction Specialties (UK) Ltd


Construction Specialties (UK) Ltd manufacture a range of wall and door protection systems, performance coatings, entrance flooring systems, expansion joint covers, cubicle curtain tracks, louvres, solar shading systems and explosion venting systems for a variety of applications.

CPD Material (4)

Design with Elements in Mind: Specifying Entrance Flooring Systems
This presentation aims to explain the benefits of using entrance flooring systems, it discusses design considerations to help architects specify the most effective entrance matting systems. A zoned approach to entrance flooring is also explained, the presentation will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the benefits of entrance flooring systems and the main types of matting systems available
- Understand how to stay compliant with current legislation
- Understand how to design effective entrance flooring systems and design options including colours and finishes
- Understand and be aware of end user requirements for entrance matting
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
The ABCs of EJCs: Understanding and Solving Building Movement Problems
The main focus of this CPD presentation is for the attendee to gain an understanding of how to specify the right expansion joint cover for the building’s use. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand what expansion joints are and why they are required
- Understand what an expansion joint cover is and its function within a building
- Understand building movement expressed in various ways
- Be aware of the different types of expansion joint covers available
- Understand factors that influence selection and specify the correct expansion joint cover for the building’s needs
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Multiple CPD formats
A Breath of Fresh Air – the Design and Selection of Performance Louvres
This seminar aims to cover:

- What performance louvres are and why they are required
- How louvres are constructed
- Testing methods for louvres and how to understand louvre classifications
- How to correctly select and size louvres to meet the building’s needs
- How to specify louvres
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar


Construction Specialties (UK) Ltd has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas