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Woodside Way

Glenrothes
Scotland
KY7 4ND
www.velux.co.uk
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Tel +44 (0)1592 778225
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VELUX Company Ltd

Overview

For more than 70 years, VELUX has led the world in the development of energy efficient roof windows of the highest quality and durability. VELUX roof windows maximise the quantity and quality of natural light and ventilation received by buildings, creating better living and working environments. The VELUX roof window range includes many daylighting solutions such as sun tunnels, flat roof windows and VELUX Modular Skylights. VELUX Modular Skylights mark a shift in skylight evolution for commercial applications. The entire range of fully prefabricated skylights offer all the benefits of a modular system while maintaining an elegant design and excellent energy performance.

Online CPD Video (1)


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This seminar highlights the importance of considering the health & well being of occupants at design stage and identifies key elements in supporting health & well being in thermal comfort and indoor air quality.
• Identifies use of essential natural elements to support this – daylight and fresh air
• Provides overview of the need for climate renovation – refurbishment of existing building stock
• Provides introduction to the Active House principles
• Offers simple solutions with the use of simulation software to check design proposals
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning

CPD Material (5)


Seminar
Modularity Systems: The Future of Construction
This seminar is concerned with modular construction especially in relation to modular rooflights. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the history of standardised measurements and how it developed into modular systems
- Understand why modularity is important in modern construction
- Understand modular construction in the education sector and other spaces
- Understand the benefits of modular skylights, including efficiency and sustainability issues
- Understand modularity in relation to skylights with case studies of modular skylights in education
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Daylight and the Human Response
This seminar looks at the human response to daylight and the specification and installation of modular skylights to engineer and control daylight in buildings. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand why daylight, and ventilation, is important to the human condition and the negative impact that a lack of daylight can cause
- Understand the history of how skylights have helped to deliver light within buildings
- Understand how to specify and install modular skylights to deliver light in an efficient and sustainable way
- Understand how to engineer daylight for use in educational and other spaces
- Understand how we measure daylight and how this is changing
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Commercial Daylighting
This seminar aims to help delegates:

- understand the importance of daylight in design of commercial buildings
- understand the importance of ventilation in design of commercial buildings
- appreciate the critical nature of the above in achieving a healthy indoor environment
- appreciate the benefits associated in achieving a healthy indoor environment
- to showcase what can be achieved
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Online Learning
Sustainable Living: Model Home 2020 - Home for Life
This seminar will provide an:
- Introduction to the Model Home 2020 project
- A real life experiement to show the importance of energy efficiency, indoor comfort and visionary architecture
- The applications of renewable energies in a home
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Online Learning
Sustainable Living: Model Home 2020 - Green Lighthouse
This online learning will provide:
- An introduction to the Model Home 2020 project
- A real life experiment to show the importance of energy efficiency, indoor comfort and visionary architecture
- The applications of renewable energies in a public building
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning

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RIBA Core Curriculum areas