CPD Seminars

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Kawneer is strongly committed to providing high quality CPD to architects and specifiers. Our CPD seminars have been rigorously assessed within strict best practice guidelines by RIBA.
 
CPD is about maintaining professionalism and competence. It is also about enhancing your career development, your business and your sense of personal satisfaction. It is a way of ensuring that you keep up-to-date with your rapidly changing profession.
 
We offer seven RIBA approved CPD Seminars:

Windows for Health – Specifying for the Healthcare Market
Learning Outcomes:
  • To understand what the key drivers are within the Healthcare sector
  • To understand who the decision makers are
  • Specifying with the end user in mind
  • Security testing requirements
 
Approved Document F 2010: Means of Ventilation
Learning Outcomes:
  • To be aware of the changes to Approved Document F.
  • To understand the various ventilation system options.
  • Be aware of the differences between dwellings and other types of buildings.
 
Aluminium - Part of a Sustainable Future
Learning Outcomes:
  • To appreciate the sustainable option aluminium provides.
  • That sustainability incorporates environmental excellence, social responsibility, economic performance and good corporate governance.
  • To understand the life-cycle of aluminium and its ability to be recycled.
  • Products that are manufactured to become part of the solution - not part of the problem.
 
Offsite Construction - Unitised Curtain Walls
Learning outcomes:
  • To define modern methods of construction.
  • To understand the benefits of offsite construction with particular reference to curtain walls.
  • To understand the testing regime and how unitised walls are installed.
 
Approved Document L 2010, Scottish Building Standards Part 6 2010: Its Impact On Glazed Aluminium Facades
Learning outcomes:
  • To understand the revisions to Approved Document L.
  • To understand how it impacts on the design process for new and existing buildings, with particular reference to the glazed building envelope.
 
Aluminium Windows, sustainability and specification.
Learning outcomes:
  • To understand Aluminium, its production and life cycle.
  • To understand the specification options for aluminium windows and the associated testing and performance criteria.
 
Curtain wall classification, design & testing.
Learning outcomes: 
  • To understand the principles of weather tightness
  • To understand the classifications of curtain wall
  • To gain an over view of current curtain wall testing regimes.

Our seminars can normally be arranged, subject to audience size, at your normal place of work.

To request a seminar please fill in the online form or use the CPD Booking Form which can be downloaded here.

For further information you may contact:
Architectural Services Team
Tel: + 44 (0)1928 502604
Fax: + 44 (0)1928 502512
Email: kuk.kawneer@alcoa.com