Our CPD seminars are designed to help you improve or maintain your industry knowledge and skills.
Energy efficient housing using ICF and fabric first approach
Exploration of the main concepts of 'integrated design' and the principles of ICF. Sustainable internal and external finishing options are considered to provide a 'total envelope' approach using project examples where possible.
Energy efficient housing CPD guide(pdf, 892.47 KB)
Using concrete as a sustainable material in design
An introduction to ready-mixed and precast concrete including concrete constituents, colour, strength and ad-mixtures as well as learnings on thermal mass and insulated masonry. Responsible sourcing of materials to BES 6001.
Providing an introduction to the different types of asphalt and constituents used in manufacture, this seminar looks at the different characteristics of asphalts and how to use in the right application.
The seminar provides an insight into the development of the structural design of asphalt pavements, covering the key elements, explaining their purpose and how they are incorporated within the process, it concludes with a worked example of a typical pavement.
We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 330 sites and more than 4100 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply materials for cement and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.