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Dickley Lane

Lenham
Maidstone
Kent
ME17 2QX
www.tarkett.co.uk
Tel +44 (0)1622 854000
Fax +44 (0)1622 854500
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Tarkett Ltd

Overview

Founded in 1886, Tarkett is a worldwide leader in innovative and sustainable flooring and sports surface solutions. Whether the project is public, commercial, residential or a sports facility installation, a new construction or a renovation project, it’s the combination of our world wide expertise, our broad product portfolio across safety flooring, homogeneous vinyl floors, sports flooring, acoustic flooring, heterogeneous floors, luxury vinyl tiles, linoleum, laminate, carpet, wood and accessories, as well as our intimate understanding of customers’ needs enables Tarkett to create distinctive flooring experiences, with the added benefit of an outstanding environmental profile.

CPD Material (11)


Seminar
Creative Flooring Design
This seminar gives the architect a better understanding of the use of colour, features within flooring, how this will affect the surroundings and how different colours may affect people's mood.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Sustainability, Recycling and the Environment
This seminar aims to give a balanced view of the environmental, sustainability and recycling issues relating to vinyl floorcovering, to counter false perceptions that may be held resulting from emotive claims made by some pressure groups.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility
The CPD presentation covers the subject of sustainability. It sets out the source of current problems, and approaches to alleviation, through reductions of energy use and waste, and recycling among other measures.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Slips, Trips and Falls: Considerations for Flooring Specifications
Slips and trips are one of the biggest sources of accidents in the workplace and home. The correct specification of floorcoverings can contribute to its reduction
- A guide to understanding the HSE guidelines in relation to floor specification
- Explaining the different safety slip tests and their relevance
- Explaining the benefits of entrance matting and a guide to correct specification
- Understanding when and where slip resistant floorcoverings should be installed
- Explaining the importance of maintenance in reducing slips
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Designing for Dementia Facilities
Alzheimer facilities are becoming a public health policy priority for the UK. Whilst suitable medical treatment may be central to the quality of care, a comfortable environment in also closely linked to patient’s well being. This presentation provides an overview of the overall care environment and provides guidance in planning interior spaces, adapted for the care of people with Alzheimer and in particular in the choice of interior design, flooring and colour.
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Indoor Sports Surface Solutions: A Guide to Specification
Topics include:
- Indoor sports surface standard: EN 14904
- Key test methods
- Performance standards of sports floors with reference to shock absorbency
- Requirements for different levels of sports competition, age groups and safety
- Selection criteria, installation, maintenance, environmental issues and life cycle costs
- A guide to correct specification for different types of use
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Your Flooring Questions Answered: Hardwood
This seminar aims to increase awareness and knowledge of wood floorcovering, enabling the architect to specify correctly.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Specification of Vinyl Floorcovering in Education Environments
Schools, colleges, nurseries and educational practices all have different flooring needs. How do you choose the correct specification. Topics covered include:
- What implications to consider when specifying flooring in education
- Ways to help improve the education environment and assist learning
- Knowledge of different vinyl floorcoverings
- Understanding of properties and applications, including design possibilities
- Installation and maintenance requirements
- Design considerations and addressing user requirements
- Environmental considerations and lifecycle costing
- Increased confidence in specification
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Healthcare: Specification of Vinyl Floorcovering in Healthcare Environments
Hospitals, aged care, nursing homes all have different flooring needs so how do you choose the correct specification? Topics covered include:
- The implications to consider when specifying flooring in healthcare
- Ways to help improve the healthcare environment and assist healing
- Different types of vinyl floorcoverings
- Understanding of properties and applications, including design possibilities
- Installation and maintenance requirements
- Design considerations and overcoming healthcare problems
- Environmental considerations and lifecycle costing
- Explaining the different types of products and their benefits
- A guide to where the products should be used
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Homes and Living Space
Topics include:
- Code for sustainable homes
- Understanding the different criteria for specification
- Refurbishment
- Underfloor heating
- Slip resistance
- Acoustic
- Durability
- Maintenance
- Tiles versus sheet flooring
- Explaining the different types of products and their benefits
- A guide to where the products should be used
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Specifying the Right Textile Floorcovering for your Project
This seminar looks at identifying the specification requirements, carpet types available, performance characteristics, environmental influences, installation details and cleaning and maintenance.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar