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Swedish Wood

Overview

Wood Campus is a free resource to any individual looking for CPD and other timber related learning resources.

Online CPD Video (7)


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23:00
1.1 TIMBER - QUALITY OBJECTIVES
Experts from the timber industry take you through the ways timber systems can help meet your quality objectives, including:
• Accuracy, insulation and air-tightness
• Thermal Performance
• Building Performance
• Offsite manufacture

1.2 TIMBER | SUSTAINABILITY ASPIRATIONS
Get the facts about how timber can help you meet sustainability goals, including information on:
• Renewability and certification
• Carbon storage
• Recyclability
• The Code for Sustainable Homes
• BREEAM

1.2 SUSTAINABILITY - TIMBER OPTIONS
Learn about the different timber options available to you, including:
• Timber frame (open and closed panel)
• Post and beam
• Cross Laminated Timber
• Glulam

1.4 TIMBER - BUDGET
Timber industry experts give advice from different perspectives about how to achieve best value out of a timber frame project.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
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8:03
The first of three videos in CPD feature based on the RIBA work stages, to give you the information you need about building with Timber in a way that suits the way you work.

0.1 INTRODUCTION
Andrew Waugh, designer of the world’s tallest all-timber residential building, examines the projects that are suitable for timber construction and shows a gallery of some of the best of today’s timber architecture in a whole range of different building types, from housing to superstores.

0.2 CLIENT’S STRATEGIC BRIEF
Andrew takes you through the ways timber solutions can help you meet different aspects of your client’s strategic
brief, including:
• Speed of construction
• Building Performance
• Environmental Performance
• Light foundations
• Low waste
• Low disruption
• Living environment
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
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9:04
The third of three videos in CPD feature based on the RIBA work stages, to give you the information you need about building with Timber in a way that suits the way you work.

2.2 TIMBER - PROCUREMENT STRATEGY
Certification and procurement – how you can meet sustainable procurement criteria.

2.3 TIMBER - SPECIFICATIONS
Learn more technical information about what goes into open and closed panel timber frame systems, how to incorporate steel elements and how to achieve the levels of thermal insulation you need.

2.4 TIMBER - CONSTRUCTION STRATEGY
How to get the most out of off-site manufacturing and the importance of SiteSafe practices to reducing the risk of fire on construction sites.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
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10:15
This module on timber cladding is the third of three videos covering the core objectives, concept design and technical design stages of the RIBA Plan of Work.
Video 3 of 3: RIBA Plan of Work Stage 4: Technical Design. This 10 minute video covers technical details for cavities, structural support and battens, technical details for installing timber cladding, fixing different styles of timber cladding, corner details and British Standards and Building Regulations.
The module of three videos will help you understand and learn about the following topics:
- Understand how to design using timber as an external cladding and the design effects that can be achieved
- Understand how to ensure the sustainability of timber cladding and the procurement of legal and sustainable timber
- Understand how to specify and detail cladding
- Understand how to issue fixing instructions to the contractor
- Understand how to issue coating and maintenance advice to the contractor and customer
- Learn about the relevant British Standards and Building Regulations relating to timber cladding
Material type: Online Learning
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34:55
In this 45 minute video, Dave Hopkins, Managing Director of the Timber Trade Federation takes you through everything you need to know about procuring sustainable timber, including certification, Chain of Custody, legal obligations and government requirements.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
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7:18
This module on timber cladding is the first of three videos covering the core objectives, concept design and technical design stages of the RIBA Plan of Work.
Video 1 of 3: RIBA Plan of Work Stage 1:
This 7 minute video offers a review of the award-winning Walk Barn Farm, Suffolk and a review of recent European projects using timber cladding. It also provides an introduction to the importance of specifying and detailing timber cladding correctly.
The module of three videos will help you understand and learn about the following topics:
- Understand how to design using timber as an external cladding and the design effects that can be achieved
- Understand how to ensure the sustainability of timber cladding and the procurement of legal and sustainable timber
- Understand how to specify and detail cladding
- Understand how to issue fixing instructions to the contractor
- Understand how to issue coating and maintenance advice to the contractor and customer
- Learn about the relevant British Standards and Building Regulations relating to timber cladding
Material type: Online Learning
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15:46
This module on timber cladding is the second of three videos covering the core objectives, concept design and technical design stages of the RIBA Plan of Work.
Video 2 of 3: RIBA Plan of Work Stage 2:
This 16 minute video covers choosing the right timber for cladding and selecting the right board dimensions and profile. It also offers advice on board profile and surface, board fixing, treatment and coatings and sustainable timber procurement.
The module of three videos will help you understand and learn about the following topics:
- Understand how to design using timber as an external cladding and the design effects that can be achieved
- Understand how to ensure the sustainability of timber cladding and the procurement of legal and sustainable timber
- Understand how to specify and detail cladding
- Understand how to issue fixing instructions to the contractor
- Understand how to issue coating and maintenance advice to the contractor and customer
- Learn about the relevant British Standards and Building Regulations relating to timber cladding
Material type: Online Learning

CPD Material (1)


Online Learning
Timber: The Building Material of the Future
A unique online learning tool for Architects to consider a project in timber frame from work stage A to E. The material is an online programme that takes the user through a case study with interaction needed by the end user to progress to the next stage. There are library access for support information which in turn provides a useful tool for architects. This is a specific experience in how the process might work from planning through to some details for thermal compliant details. The CPD is a one to one learning tool. Click on the link below for further information:
http://www.woodcampus.co.uk/Catalogue/CatalogueItemDetails.aspx?type=1&kbType=3&id=988&PreventAutoLaunch=true
Material type: Online Learning

Classifications


Swedish Wood has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas