Christmas 2014

The Customer Centre will be closed from 12.30 on Wednesday 24 December 2014 until 9.00 on Monday 5 January 2015. During this period we are unable to provide telephone support.

In the meantime you can access a wealth of online CPD at www.ribacpd.com and you can book a place on a CPD Roadshow by visiting www.architecture.com/whatson

We wish all our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

RIBA Core Curriculum: Access for all

The following CPD materials fall within the ‘Access for all – universal or inclusive design’ RIBA Core Curriculum topic area.
Planet Partitioning - Glass Partition System Applications and Performance Criteria
Glass Partition System Applications and Performance Criteria
A seminar about glass partition system applications and their performance criteria, covering fire and acoustic performance of glass, protection against falling and DDA regulations, and including interesting movie clips showing fire and impact tests being carried out.

Planet Partitioning designs, manufactures, supplies and installs demountable partitioning systems, architectural glazing, acoustic and fire-performance partitioning and doors. An innovative business with over 35 years’ experience, Planet Partitioning typically works with leading architect and primary contractors. Taking pride in its work, the company always aims to deliver a tailored response to your brief.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 35-45 minutes.
Rivermeade Signs Limited - Wayfinding and Best Sign Practice
Wayfinding and Best Sign Practice
This seminar answers the question, “What constitutes best sign practice?” with particular emphasis on signs for those with disabilities. Featuring many examples of good – and bad – signage, it is both informative and amusing.

Rivermeade Signs specialises in the design development, manufacture and installation of signs for major architectural projects, including hotels throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Incorporating a wayfinding and sign design consultancy, projects in which Rivermeade has been involved include Lincoln Castle and Salisbury Cathedral.

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