RIBA CPD Showcase eBulletin

Floors, including beams

The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
JCW Acoustic Supplies Limited - Acoustic Separating Floors
Acoustic Separating Floors
Aimed specifically at those involved with new-build apartments or change-of-use projects this seminar helps ensure that floor designs will meet the standard required to meet Approved Document E. Includes example scenarios, listed building solutions and a discussion of the potential pitfalls of proceeding without the correct specification in place.

JCW Acoustic Supplies is one of the country’s foremost acoustic manufacturers, providing materials across a variety of sectors, including flooring, sound absorption and fencing and barriers JCW has the knowledge and experience to ensure the correct solution is provided every time. Its team of technical experts provides on-site support and guidance, from initial consultation and design to completion, meaning that JCW is the ideal choice for your acoustic needs.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 40 minutes.
Stressline Ltd - Lintel Intel: Specifying Lintels for New Homes and RMI
Lintel Intel: Specifying Lintels for New Homes and RMI
Seminar, by Stressline Ltd
Focusses on lintel specification and common challenges that arise. Offers tips and advice to make specifying easier and helps specifiers understand the types of lintels available and their applications, how lintel materials compare, the different properties of steel and prestressed concrete lintels, and the potential consequences of the over- or under-specification of lintels.

Stressline is a leading manufacturer and provider of structural building products, including concrete and steel lintels, flooring systems, and decorative products like cast stone, fencing and walling products.

Stressline has built a reputation over 50 years, and has a dedicated specification and technical team that can advise on technical issues with lintels, as well as produce detailed call off-schedules.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 40 minutes.
Swedish Wood - Procuring Sustainable Timber
Procuring Sustainable Timber
Online Learning, by Swedish Wood
In this video Dave Hopkins, Managing Director of the Timber Trade Federation, takes the viewer through everything an architect might need to know about specifying and procuring sustainable timber, including certification, chain of custody and project schemes.

Swedish Wood is the promotional arm of the Swedish Wood Industries Federation and works through Wood Campus in the UK to provide CPD programmes for architects and designers. For more CPD programmes, visit the Wood Campus website.

Approximate duration: 30 minutes.