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Strawberry Lane

West Midlands
WV13 3RS
Tel +44 (0)190 2600478 Overview
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Laidlaw Ironmongery

CPD Material (4)

Handrails and Balustrades: The Specifiers Guide
This seminar will start by asking the question “As a percentage of the overall value of a project, what is the value of the handrail and balustrade element?”
- We then go on to look at key regulations and standards including “The Equality Act” We will discuss rail heights, projections and the theories as to why they are so.
- Light Reflectance Values (LRV’s) will be discussed and an explanation will be given on how LRV’s are measured. Following this we will test your knowledge across 3 examples of handrail/balustrade installations.
- We will look at heat abstraction data of different handrail materials to see which are genuinely “not cold to touch”.
- We will discuss material options and show you an interesting video on the strength of toughened glass infills.
- Finally we will show you some interesting case studies and how different challenges have been overcome.
Material type: Seminar
Specifying Integrated Doorsets
This seminar covers:
- Building Regulations
- British and Europan standards
- Fire certification and the BWF Certifire scheme
- CE marking
- Vision panels and door furniture
Material type: Seminar
Helping to Specify Architectural Ironmongery
This seminar will cover:
- Why ironmongery is so important to the operation of a building
- Different components required to help doors funtion
- Legislation and specification
- Correct specification procedures
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Access for all
This seminar looks at:
-The Equality Act
- Approved Document M and BS 8300
- Effective clear widths
- Glazing
- Ironmongery
- Reduced-swing doorsets
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar


Laidlaw Ironmongery has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas