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Address & Contact details:
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.

CPD Material (4)


Seminar
Daylight and Ventilation in Healthy Homes
This seminar looks at the basics of human response to daylight and why daylight and ventilation is important in renovation designs. Enquiries about this CPD should be sent to marketing@velux.co.uk
This CPD will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand indoor climate and what makes a healthy home
- Understand the physiological effects of daylight and ventilation
- Understand the philosophy of renovation based on the Active House framework, specifically the UK version RenovActive
- Understand research project around daylight control
- Understand the use of roof windows in residential settings and the residential specification process
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Offsite Fabrication for Smarter Construction
This seminar looks at offsite construction processes. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the development of offsite fabrication in architectural design
- Understand the history of modularity and the development of off-site manufacturing in construction
- Understand the benefits of off-site construction and why modular skylights are an efficient, sustainable option
- Understand off-site construction in relation to skylights in educational and other spaces
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Modular 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

Classifications


VELUX Company Ltd has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

Subject/Product Areas (CI/SfB)
RIBA Core Curriculum areas