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PO Box 1

High Holborn Road
Ripley
Derbyshire
DE5 3NT
www.forbo-flooring.co.uk
Fiona Lister
Tel +44 (0)1592 647209
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Forbo Flooring Systems UK Ltd

Overview

Forbo Flooring Systems is a global producer of world-class flooring solutions, constantly striving to produce sustainable flooring systems that create better environments. Forbo has a comprehensive product offer for commercial, public sector and residential interiors including their long established market leading linoleum, project vinyl and residential collections, as well as a comprehensive collection of commercial quality carpet tiles and a unique range of flocked floor coverings. Furthermore, to prevent footborne soil and moisture from spoiling the appearance of interior floor finishes and causing unnecessary wear and tear, Forbo also provide co-ordinated and fully integrated entrance matting systems.

Online CPD Video (1)


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To provide an understanding of how to specify an entrance system in order to comply with current legislation, including Health and Safety guidelines and the Equality Act 2010

Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning

CPD Material (6)


Multiple CPD formats
The Role of Flooring in Dementia-Inclusive Design
This CPD provides accurate and evidence-based information on how to correctly design dementia inclusive environments. It explores the effects and challenges of dementia when designing facilities and outlines the best practice guidance – with a particular focus on flooring. Aimed at professionals specifying floor coverings for commercial and public buildings, or anyone who has an in interest in inclusive design, ‘The role of flooring in dementia-inclusive design’ provides you with the help to get started. By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- What dementia is, its common symptoms and the types of dementia
- The prevalence of dementia in the UK
- The role that flooring plays in dementia-friendly design
- Best practice guidance for designing a dementia-friendly flooring scheme
- The help and guidance that is available to support you in selecting the right floring products
- How to start designing a dementia-friendly scheme


This CPD can be delivered live by one of Forbo’s trained advisors with the opportunity to ask questions at the end of the presentation
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Electrostatically Flocked Floor Coverings: A Choice not a Compromise
This seminar offers clarification as to the positioning of product within NBS Plus and wider areas of use based on unique construction. The architect will be shown solutions to specific floorcovering issues relating to DDA compliance and other requirements.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Entrance Flooring Systems
To provide an understanding of how to specify an entrance system in order to comply with current legislation, including Health and Safety guidelines and the Equality Act 2010

Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
The Environmental Credentials, Performance and Life Cycle Costs of Linoleum
This seminar looks at what linoleum - a natural product - really is, what it is comprised of, its environmental credentials, its performance criteria, some design possibilities and gives an insight into the life cycle costs of this traditional and versatile product.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Entrance Matting Systems: Complete Solutions to Maximise Performance and Minimise Risk
The aim of this seminar is to give the architect an understanding of the reasons for using an entrance
flooring system and the benefits to the end-user, an
appreciation of the factors affecting selection, and the need to consider selection for the beginning of the design process.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar