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The Tile Association

CPD Material (5)


Literature
Ceramic Tiling onto Screed Systems
This technical literature offers advice for the process of designing and using calcium sulphate based screeds with ceramic and natural stone tiling in conjunction with current and forthcoming British, European and International Standards. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand design considerations for screed construction and installation
- Understand the process of designing and installing tiling to heated floor systems and the importance of movement joints when tiling to heated floors
- Understand best practice for the use of ceramic tiles, natural stone and resin agglomerated tiles over water-based and electrical heating systems
- Understand installation and the use of uncoupling membranes as defined in BS 5385-3 and key considerations when selecting and installing these membranes
Material type: Literature
Literature
Tiling to Wet Rooms and Cleaning and Maintenance
This technical literature offers advice for the process of designing and installing wet rooms in domestic situations and commercial installations, such as health clubs, hotels and leisure centres, in conjunction with current and forthcoming British, European and International Standards. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand design considerations and requirements when specifying wet room systems
- Understand system selection and installation of waterproofing systems and backgrounds
- Understand the importance of cleaning and maintenance of tiled systems for health and safety, finish, sustainability and product life-cycle
Material type: Literature
Literature
Tiling onto Sheets and Boards
This technical literature offers advice for the process of designing, building and refurbishing tiling projects. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand relevant design considerations when tiling internally to proprietary overlay sheet and board substrates on walls and floors
- Understand the recommended fixing methods, including the use of various adhesive types and the possible use of uncoupling membranes and proprietary tanking systems, in - Understand the importance of specifying installation of raised flooring systems at a late stage during the construction process, when it is assumed that the building is in a stable and weathertight condition
- Understand how to specify tiled acoustic systems to meet the requirements of The Building Regulations Approved Document E 2003 - Resistance to the Passage of Sound
Material type: Literature
Literature
Internal Ceramic Tiling
This technical literature offers advice for the process of undertaking tile fixing projects in conjunction with current and forthcoming British, European and International Standards. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the definition, purpose and characteristics of different types of tile adhesive and grout
- Understand how to ensure a successful tiling project by selecting the right materials and how to recognise common problems when incorrect materials are used
- Understand weight considerations for tiling
- Understand the details of fixing large format tiles in internal tiling in accordance with BS5385
- Understand the importance of using the correct type of movement joints in different situations
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Literature
Literature
Slip Resistance of Ceramic Tiling
This technical literature offers advice for designing, building and maintaining internal and external swimming pools in accordance with published standards. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the design and construction process for swimming pools in accordance with published standards
- Understand how to confidently specify ceramic tiles and mosaics for application in internal and external swimming pools
- Understand and appreciate the health and safety considerations when specifying tiles
- Understand the process of designing and using floor areas with ceramic or natural stone tiling and tile related products
- Understand the range of instruments and apparatus designed for measuring coefficients of friction, surface roughness and slip resistance and better comprehend the physics of slip in different conditions
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Literature

Classifications


The Tile Association has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas