Roofing CPD Courses

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Thought-provoking CPD courses that further your roofing knowledge

Our team is happy to deliver each seminar either in person or via video conference, one to one or to your team. On completion of each presentation our experts will be on hand to answer any questions you may have, be that on the CPD subject or regarding any active or upcoming projects.

As a manufacturer member of RIBA, all of the below CPDs have been assessed and approved in accordance with their core curriculum to ensure that each presentation delivers the key architectural skills and learning activities.

Our Courses

Sustainable Roofing Design

Outlining the key areas of consideration for specifiers, the Sustainable Roofing Design CPD covers the importance of sustainable initiatives and design considerations in roofing, focusing primarily on waterproofing technologies and their associated benefits for building owners, designers and specifiers.

Learning Objectives:

  • Sustainable initiatives in the industry today
  • Types of sustainable roofing, including green, blue roof and PV systems
  • Sustainable design considerations
  • Sustainable Life Cycle costs and value in a building
  • Thermal performance and building efficiency
  • The use of recycled materials in roofing systems manufacturing

Minimising fire risks within flat roof construction – Safe2Torch

This CPD covers the risks associated with flat roof design across specification and application with a primary focus on torch-on bituminous membranes and how the risk of fire can be mitigated through the use of self-adhesive and liquid technologies. The seminar addresses the recent changes in regulations following the Hackitt report and the measure taken by the NFRC.

Learning Objectives:

  • The risks associated with hot works
  • Your responsibilities and duties under CDM 2015
  • How to identify risks associated with flat roof design, construction and application in relation to fire
  • The importance and message behind the NFRC Safe2Torch Campaign
  • How to reduce fire risks using safe design practices, safe specification writing and application methods on-site

Standing Seam Metal Roofing Systems – Design Considerations and Specification

This CPD seminar discusses metal roofing with a focus on standing seam systems, including detailed specifications and application uses. Where standing seam metal roofing systems can offer a breadth of design opportunities, the latest innovation in metal waterproofing technology also provides ultimate protection from the elements in either warm or cold roof applications.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding typical metal roofing systems
  • What is Standing Seam Metal Roofing?
  • Typical constructions and material choices
  • Applications and basic requirements
  • The flexibility of design and building regulations
  • System benefits of Standing Seam

Liquid Roofing Systems using Polyurethane Technology

This CPD seminar discusses the key concepts of polyurethane liquid waterproofing technology. A highly versatile system of choice for specifiers, this CPD will detail the benefits of liquid waterproofing systems and how they provide long-lasting protection for a wide range of applications including building envelope, walkways, balconies and hard-wearing car park surfacing.

Learning Objectives:

  • The history behind polyurethanes
  • Polyurethane technology and development
  • Benefits and advantages
  • Applications and basic requirements
  • Common solutions to waterproofing problems
  • Product certification and approvals