New RIBA accredited CPD document from NARM

  • 4 Dec 2019

NARM, the National Association of Rooflight Manufacturers, has published a new RIBA CPD accredited document, following approval by the RIBA CPD Providers Network.

NARM NTD15: A Guide to Rooflights for Profiled Sheeted Roofs, is a 24 page technical document covering all aspects of the specification of rooflights for buildings, with profiled sheeted roofs and covers the following topics:

 – Roof Types, Rooflight Types & Rooflight Materials
 – Non-Fragility and Durability
 – Load Resistance
 – Installation
 – Building Regulations
 – Maintenance

NARM NTD15 also forms the basis for rooflighting information published by the NFRC (National Federation of Roofing Contractors).

This approval takes the current total number of RIBA accredited CPD documents published by NARM, to five, in addition to the Associations widely referenced on-line CPD seminar, all of which can be accessed on the RIBA CPD website

All NARM technical documents can also be downloaded free of charge from the NARM website

NARM will continue to publish further material for submission to RIBA, with content and subject matter reflecting the breadth of NARMs membership, covering all rooflight types.

For further information, please contact NARM using the contact details on our website, where you will be directed to the appropriate person.

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