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Latest CPD

Here are the latest CPD materials to have been assessed and approved by the RIBA. These include both brand new and recently-revised CPD materials.
Pod Point LTD - Electric Vehicle Charging
Electric Vehicle Charging
Seminar, by Pod Point LTD
This CPD seminar examines the electric vehicle industry, from where it is now to where it could be in the future. It also provides planning guidance, best practice advice and the most cost-effective solutions for installing charging points.

POD Point is one of the UK’s leading providers of electric vehicle charging. It has manufactured and installed over 27,000 charging points and developed one of the UK’s largest public networks, connecting EV drivers with hundreds of charging stations nationwide at locations such as Sainsbury’s and Southern Rail. In 2016, a charge was started on the POD Point ecosystem every 42 seconds.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 50 minutes.
Imperial Bricks - Revolutionising Restoration
Revolutionising Restoration
Seminar, by Imperial Bricks
This interactive seminar reviews traditional brickmaking methods and regional brick variations across the UK, and the impact these have. Offering practical advice, it is designed to help specifiers choose the right bricks for renovation, extension and new build. Brickwork bonds, brick weathering, overcoming common problems and sustainability are also covered.

Imperial Bricks offers one of the widest ranges of traditional handmade and reclamation bricks available from a single source in the UK, with 35 styles of handmade, wire-cut and pressed bricks in both imperial and metric sizes. Extensive brick matching expertise and a bespoke ‘weathering’ and blending service ensure restoration work blends in seamlessly, with products ideal for listed buildings and conservation areas.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes.
CD (UK) Ltd - Solid Surfaces for Rainscreen Facades
Solid Surfaces for Rainscreen Facades
Seminar, by CD (UK) Ltd
Create architectural designs that come to life with exterior cladding façades. This CPD seminar showcases a broad range of colours and aesthetics, giving architects the freedom to create the specific shapes, textures and effects their designs call for.

For more than 200 years DuPont has brought world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace through innovative products, materials and services. Its market-driven innovation results in thousands of new products and patent applications every year, serving markets as diverse as agriculture, nutrition, electronics and communications, safety and protection, home and construction, transport and apparel.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45-60 minutes.
Lindab Ltd - Steel Rainwater Systems: the Contemporary and Sustainable Solution
Steel Rainwater Systems: the Contemporary and Sustainable Solution
Seminar, by Lindab Ltd
This new CPD seminar examines the options for rainwater drainage, simplifies material selection and highlights the design flexibility and sustainability provided by steel systems. It includes an overview of calculations required to comply with British Standards, decisions involved in specification detailing, and solutions to common design issues.

Lindab has manufactured and supplied steel guttering for over 50 years. Its range includes preferred-brand steel rainwater systems, offering simplicity of installation, expert support and unrivalled quality achieved from component designs, perfected and refined through experience.

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