RIBA CPD Showcase eBulletin

Green applications, resources, sustainability

The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
BIPVco Limited - Integration of Solar Systems into the Building Envelope
Integration of Solar Systems into the Building Envelope
Seminar, by BIPVco Limited
Covers the basics of solar design and ways in which to integrate solar technology in to a building, before examining suitable methods for building fabric integration and discussing the differences between applied and integrated solar technologies. The seminar concludes with a look at cell technologies and their suitability for integration into the building envelope.

BIPVco is a hybrid between a solar module and a roofing manufacturer. Its products are supplied with back-to-back roof/solar warranties and are delivered to site as a complete system. BIPVco has developed its own processes with second generation solar thin film technology, and designs solar systems that are aesthetically superior, subtle and very high performing.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45-60 minutes.
Polyroof Products Ltd - Roofing Risk Management: A Considered Approach to Solving Flat Roof Issues
Roofing Risk Management: A Considered Approach to Solving Flat Roof Issues
A highly relevant seminar for any specifier or stakeholder involved in the refurbishment or management of flat roofs. Delegates will learn how to assess the true lifespan cost of a flat roofing system, where responsibilities for long-term maintenance should lie, ensuring duty of care during works and the benefits of working closely with a manufacturer.

Specifiers, surveyors and end-user clients turn to Polyroof when they’re fed up with problematic flat roofs causing costly leaks and disruption. Polyroof has a proven 30-year track record of delivering peace of mind by expertly using its range of cold-applied liquid roofing systems to solve flat roofing problems for good.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45-60 minutes.
Hansgrohe - Why WRAS? How to Prevent Waste, Misuse, Undue Consumption, Contamination and Erroneous Measurement of Mains Water
Why WRAS? How to Prevent Waste, Misuse, Undue Consumption, Contamination and Erroneous Measurement of Mains Water
Seminar, by Hansgrohe
Gain a better understanding of WRAS and how to comply with the Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations and Scottish Water Byelaws. This seminar provides an insight into UK compliance to offer peace of mind on future projects.

Pioneers of the bathroom industry since 1901, Hansgrohe has worked in collaboration with various governmental bodies to produce this CPD seminar.

Hansgrohe is synonymous with world-leading innovation, award-winning design, unsurpassed quality, sustainability and service excellence. With 700+ WRAS-approved mixers and showers, Hansgrohe offers great choice, performance and peace of mind.

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