RIBA CPD Showcase eBulletin

Rooflights

The following CPD materials have been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
Roofglaze Rooflights Ltd - Contemporary Rooflight Solutions: A Specifier’s Guide to Flat Glass Rooflights
Contemporary Rooflight Solutions: A Specifier’s Guide to Flat Glass Rooflights
Covers: contemporary daylighting systems and the growing demand for flat glass rooflights, new cutting-edge glass solutions, factors to consider when specifying flat glass rooflights, relevant British Standards and testing procedures, and the basics of how to correctly install and maintain rooflights.

Roofglaze has been established since 1999 and has a wealth of experience in the design, manufacture, installation and maintenance of rooflights, skylights and roof glazing systems.
Roofglaze is proud to work in partnership with world-leading rooflight manufacturers, as well as offering its own market-leading flat glass rooflights, that it manufactures at its in-house facility.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 30-40 minutes
Kingspan Light + Air - Designing Daylighting for Healthy Buildings
Designing Daylighting for Healthy Buildings
Explains the benefits of using daylight in building design. Covers the latest building regulations, BREEAM requirements for health and wellbeing, European regulations and the new WELL Building Standard. Also includes advice on the current range of daylighting materials available (daylighting systems that combine natural ventilation and smoke extraction), daylight training (ideas to reduce heat and cooling losses and energy consumption in buildings), climate based daylight modelling calculations, and strategies that will both save energy and help to create healthy, glare free environments for building occupiers.

Kingspan Light + Air is one of the main divisions of the Kingspan Group, specialising in daylighting, natural ventilation and smoke management solutions. It has a broad range of products, focussed around providing cost-effective and energy-efficient blended solutions to daylighting, ventilation and certified smoke safety.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes
Sunsquare Ltd - Let There be Light Air and Access: A Specifiers Guide
Let There be Light Air and Access: A Specifiers Guide
Seminar, by Sunsquare Ltd
Examines the key factors to consider when specifying contemporary glass rooflights, including the different types of rooflight and their benefits, glass types, and regulations and standards.

Since 2004 Sunsquare has been a pioneer in skylight design, always aiming for the highest possible specification. Sunsquare sets the benchmark for the performance and safety of flat roof windows.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes