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The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
Bristan - A Clinical View on Brassware Specification
A Clinical View on Brassware Specification
Seminar, by Bristan
A review of the key factors to consider when specifying brassware for the NHS and healthcare sectors. Covers the different mechanisms typically used and how to maximise their performance, life-expectancy and environmental impact by specifying the correct product for the correct environment.

Bristan is a leading taps and showers brand in the UK. Its years of experience and range of products for healthcare mean that architects can be sure the products they are specifying will satisfy the most rigorous requirements, creating a safer, more comfortable washroom environment for patients and healthcare professionals.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes.
Vectorworks UK Ltd - The Cube: Exploring Levels of Develoment and a 3D Workflow
The Cube: Exploring Levels of Develoment and a 3D Workflow
Seminar, by Vectorworks UK Ltd
Looks at 3D modelling and how to transition from 2D to 3D. Also covers levels of development and how much detail to model at what stage, how to streamline workflow and provide associated deliverables, advantages of working in 3D, and how to manage your data and organise it for BIM development.

Vectorworks Inc is a global design and BIM software developer serving over 650,000 professionals in the architecture, landscape and entertainment industries. With its cross-platform software, designers can build data-rich, visual models without sacrificing the design process, while collaborating efficiently throughout their project lifecycle. Vectorworks' BIM and Vectorworks Evangelist has a high level understanding of BIM standards, protocols and procedures, to help you implement BIM in your projects.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 40 minutes.
Schindler Ltd - UK and European Lift Regulations
UK and European Lift Regulations
Seminar, by Schindler Ltd
This seminar focuses on: the design of lift shafts, including wall material, strength and lift capacities; requirement for fire-fighting lifts, accessibility and communication; lifts for passengers with disabilities, including choice of lift size, control devices, indication and car equipment, and; answering lift-related questions commonly asked by architects.

Schindler supplies market-leading products, from service lifts to scenic lifts and moving walkways. All are designed, manufactured, installed and tested to the highest safety, efficiency and reliability standards, and all are inspired by Schindler’s determination to be the best service provider in the industry.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour.