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Address & Contact details:
Wern Tarw

Pencoed
Bridgend
Mid Glamorgan
CF35 6NY
www.rockpanel.co.uk
CPD Enquiries
Tel +44 (0)1656 863210
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Rockpanel

Overview

Rockpanel manufactures board material for exterior façades, roof edge finishing and other detailing which is made from the volcanic rock basalt. Because of its core material, Rockpanel boards can withstand high temperatures and are classified as limited combustible: European fire class A2-s1,d0.

CPD Material (2)


Seminar
Everything You Need to Know About Fire Safety and Façade Cladding
This seminar will give an overview of terminology used in the context of fire safety and façade applications. It will progress through topics including test standards, high rise and high-risk buildings, UK fire safety regulations, façade cladding types and ventilated facades. By the end of the CPD you should have a better understanding of:
- Current UK fire regulations focusing on ventilated façade construction and cladding panels/systems
- Test Methods and how to challenge manufacturers to produce the relevant certification or test evidence.
- Buildings that may need extra attention due to usage, occupants or building dimensions
- How different cladding types are produced, what the raw materials are and what this means with regard to their reaction to fire performance.
- Ventilated façade construction and be able to identify/specify all components required.
- The benefits of Stone wool cladding boards.
Knowledge level:
Detailed Knowledge, General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Future Proof Facades: With Stonewool Cladding Boards
This seminar will provide:
- An understanding of rainscreen benefits
- Difference between ventilated and non ventilated construction
- The benefits of lightweight boards that can be easily cut and shaped
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar

Classifications


Rockpanel has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas