14 May 2015

Underfloor heating installer training day at DCET

There will be practical sessions offering the chance to fit a heating system and program thermostats along with seminar sessions on Heat Mat’s electric underfloor heating and associated accessories. Heat Mat will be delivering the training sessions at DCET. Installers will also learn about add-on products they can offer to customers and a variety of[…]

  • 14 May 2015

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  • 28 April 2015

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31 March 2015

Registration now open for Vision London at Olympia, 2 – 3 June

Visitor registration now open for ‘Vision London’ Vision London is two day event being held at Olympia, London 2 – 3 June 2015, alongside the NLA’s London Festival of Architecture. Created specifically for architects, specifiers, end users and construction sector suppliers, Vision London will bring these communities together to discuss, debate and showcase the latest[…]

  • 31 March 2015

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25 March 2015

Get connected with BM TRADA Eurocode 5 Connections workshop

BM TRADA Eurocode 5 Connections workshop Get EC5 connected! The Eurocode 5 Connections workshop on December 3rd will include: introduction to fasteners by Dr Hugh Mansfield-Williams from BM TRADA introduction to connections by Dr Keerthi Ranasinghe from BM TRADA Designed to build on knowledge gained from the Introductory Workshop, the content includes details dowel type[…]

  • 25 March 2015

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19 March 2015

Water treatment training courses from Fernox

The dates and venues for Fernox’s water treatment training courses have been announced: see their website for more details Fernox is hosting a series of one-day training courses to educate people on the benefits and regulatory requirements of water treatment for heating systems. The sessions will allow delegates to gain practical experience by installing filtration[…]

  • 19 March 2015

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25 February 2015

Flammability for furniture courses from FIRA

The course will also include a tour of FIRA’s Flammability Laboratory, where flammability tests on furniture take place The course has been developed for furniture manufacturers, specifiers, suppliers, importers and retailers. Its principle purpose is to help them understand the UK’s complex flammability legislation. FIRA believes it is important for those working with furniture to[…]

  • 25 February 2015

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24 February 2015

Retrofit courses supported by Saint-Gobain

CoRE’s retrofit courses have been designed for retrofit practitioners across the UK. Many organisations can benefit from a 50 subsidy to the course fees As part of the partnership, Saint-Gobain has become a CoRE Founder Sponsor. It will support the CoRE Fellowship’s work, which aims to bring retrofit practitioners from design, academia and construction together.[…]

  • 24 February 2015

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20 February 2015

Timber frame training from BM TRADA

BM TRADA is encouraging engineers and designers to book a place on one of its popular timber frame training courses The timber frame training courses will be delivered by members of BM TRADA’s frameCHECK team, who regularly pay visits to sites where they assist in solving problems. The courses, which will take place at the[…]

  • 20 February 2015

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09 February 2015

Tackling skills gap: encouraging new construction industry talent

The UK construction industry is facing a skills gap crisis, after the loss of thousands of skilled workers during the recession. Business is steadily returning to pre-downturn levels, however a report by the London Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LLCI) found that 20% more workers would be required to meet demands in 2014–17, and training[…]

  • 09 February 2015

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02 February 2015

BM TRADA announce dates for timber visual strength grading courses

BM TRADA’s timber VSG courses aim to improve the grading skills and knowledge of employees from the timber industry BM TRADA’s VSG training courses are to be run by members of European Standards committees to ensure that the knowledge and information provided is p-to-date. BM TRADA’s hardwood VSG training course will be delivered twice this[…]

  • 02 February 2015

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