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Latest CPD

Here are some of the latest CPD materials to have been assessed and approved by the RIBA. These include both new and recently-revised CPD materials.
FP McCann Limited - Architectural and Structural Precast Solutions
Architectural and Structural Precast Solutions
Seminar, by FP McCann Limited
This seminar offers a clear understanding of how precast concrete crosswall construction is designed, manufactured and installed on-site to form a variety of accommodation types, including hotel, student, residential apartment and custodial. It discusses the benefits a precast solution can bring to a project, including speed, durability, quality, sustainability and excellent fire and acoustic properties. Finally, it highlights the use of architectural precast sandwich panels, showing just some of the variety of finishes and colours available.

FP McCann is one of the UK’s largest manufacturers and suppliers of precast concrete solutions. It is committed to providing high-quality, cost-effective and sustainable solutions tailored to clients’ individual requirements. Using the latest innovative technologies available, FP McCann works with clients and their design teams to maximise the benefits a precast solution can bring to a project.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour.
Walls and Floors Ltd - Slip Resistance Considerations When Specifying Floor Tiling
Slip Resistance Considerations When Specifying Floor Tiling
This comprehensive seminar covers the following areas: importance of slip resistance, specification considerations when tiling ‘slip prone’ areas, test methods for slip resistance, tile specification, factors influencing slip, relevant regulations and codes of practice, and aftercare and maintenance procedures.

Walls and Floors is a leading tile distribution business, established more than 30 years ago. Its specification team is dedicated to providing clients with the service they expect and deserve. Every member of the Walls and Floors team has many years’ experience specifying and supplying tile and stone. The company’s knowledge and complete dedication provides clients with a service that is second to none.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 50 minutes.
Tarkett Ltd - Sustainability, Recycling and the Environment
Sustainability, Recycling and the Environment
Seminar, by Tarkett Ltd
This seminar aims to provide a balanced view of the environmental, sustainability and recycling issues relating to vinyl floorcovering, and to counter some of the false preconceptions still prevalent.

Founded in 1886, Tarkett is a worldwide leader in innovative and sustainable flooring and sports surface solutions. Whether a project is public, commercial, residential or a sports facility installation – a new construction or a renovation project – Tarkett offers a unique combination of worldwide expertise, a broad product portfolio (vinyl, linoleum, wood, carpet, LVT, accessories and sport surfaces), and a clear understanding of customers’ needs. The result is often a distinctive flooring experience with the added benefit of an outstanding environmental profile.

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