Christmas 2014

The Customer Centre will be closed from 12.30 on Wednesday 24 December 2014 until 9.00 on Monday 5 January 2015. During this period we are unable to provide telephone support.

In the meantime you can access a wealth of online CPD at and you can book a place on a CPD Roadshow by visiting

We wish all our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
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Full details of RIBA approved CPD materials offered by Xtratherm UK Ltd are available to auto-generate as PDF and include company contact information: Overview for Xtratherm UK Ltd

Xtratherm UK Ltd


Xtratherm manufacture high performance Polyisocyanurate (polyiso) rigid insulation board. Following a multi-million Euro investment, Xtratherm have the most modern manufacturing facility in Europe, which produces high quality products for a demanding market. A state-of-the-art laboratory facility enables in-house testing of polyisocyanurate to ensure compliance with the exacting requirements of new European standards.

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Part L1A 2013: Fabric Performance and Towards Passive/NZEB Targets
This seminar focuses on the Building Regulations Part L1A 2013, fabric performance specification and the corresponding insulation specification for each of the fabric components. It also looks at specification changes expected to come in the near future to achieve upcoming Passive Level Performance and Near Zero Energy Building standards.
It will help you to understand the following topics
- Understand the latest version of the Building Regulations Part L1A 2013 and fabric performance specification
- Understand target U-values and the reference house
- Understand thermal bridging and how to achieve good fabric performance
- Understand the y-value calculation
- Understand airtightness targets
Material type: Seminar
Section 6 2015 Scotland: Fabric Performance and towards Passive
This seminar looks at the Scotland Building Standards Technical Handbook Section 6 on energy efficiency. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the goals set within Section 6 for fabric performance, the fabric first approach and how to achieve compliance in your specification
- Understand the advantage of good detailing to achieve good fabric performance
- Understand the thermal bridging factor, the Y-value and how it is calculated
- Understand how to calculate target U-values and the reference house
- Understand how to get towards Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB), Zero Carbon House and Passive standards
Material type: Seminar