RIBA CPD Showcase eBulletin

Rooflights

The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
Keylite Roof Windows Ltd - Improving Natural Daylight Through a Range of Innovative Roof Window Solutions: A Best Practice Guide to Optimising Natural Light and Energy Efficiency
Improving Natural Daylight Through a Range of Innovative Roof Window Solutions: A Best Practice Guide to Optimising Natural Light and Energy Efficiency
Identifies how roof windows can improve the use of daylight in architectural design, as well as demonstrating best practice in the use of rooflights to enhance thermal performance, health and safety, exterior aesthetics, daylight and energy efficiency, and smart automation.

Keylite is an award-winning, innovation-led manufacturer of roof windows, focused on producing energy-efficient products that meet the specific needs of UK Building Regulations. Keylite’s range provides an aesthetically-pleasing BBA-approved solution to the provision of daylight and ventilation, with innovative options for solar control and electric operation. The company provides a full technical support service throughout the UK.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45-60 minutes.
VELUX Company Ltd - Modular Systems: The Future of Construction
Modular Systems: The Future of Construction
Seminar, by VELUX Company Ltd
The future of construction is modular. Prefabrication is the champion of the critical path – reducing time and cost on-site, ensuring quality and minimising waste. For the end-user, it can deliver the benefits of natural resources like daylight and fresh air at scale. This CPD seminar traces the evolution of modularity, and explores how to specify modular systems for project optimisation.

VELUX is a global leader in daylighting solutions. From residential roof lights through to modular skylights systems (designed with Foster + Partners), VELUX products can be combined in diverse configurations to suit almost any building type. VELUX’s CPD expertise ranges from daylight and the human response, through to the evolution of modularity and its impact on construction processes.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes.
Whitesales Rooflights - No Fire Without Smoke
No Fire Without Smoke
This seminar presents an overview of the importance of smoke ventilation for buildings and occupants, as well as the regulations that govern compliance around the topic. It advises on the design considerations involved and options available when incorporating smoke control systems into a building. Highlights include: types of smoke ventilation systems and their use and performance.

Whitesales specialises in the design, manufacture and installation of fully compliant smoke control. Being one of the first UK companies to achieve BS EN 12101-2 manufacturing certification, Whitesales is renowned for its proven product ranges, industry-leading levels of service and outstanding expertise. Whitesales’ products are rigorously tested, compliant with all current building regulations and legislation, and tried and trusted by professionals.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes.