Welcome to our January Newsletter CLIMATE CHANGE EMERGENCY – Retrofit Special Offer
Book your Retrofit courses by the 17th February 2020 and get an early bird discount
2-day Energy Efficiency Retrofit Course – Traditional Buildings
No ordinary CPD, the only retrofit short course that delivers a qualification. On successful completion you will receive a Level 3 Award qualification a requirement under BSI PAS 2035, the UK specification for retrofitting dwellings. The course is run in conjunction with the CITB National Construction College and independently accredited.
24th & 25th March 2020 Belfast
30th April & 1st May 2020 Glasgow
18th & 19th May 2020 London
Retrofitting Dwellings for Improved Energy Efficiency – based on BSI PAS 2035: 2019
This one-day course provides an overview of BSI PAS 2035, the UK standard specification for retrofitting UK homes. It is interactive and includes exercises focused on the activities involved in the implementation of PAS 2035. It will also include the tutors own work examples.
3rd March 2020 London
9th April 2020 Manchester
11th May 2020 Cardiff
For more information and to book click here.
Launch of retrofitbuildings.com
The start of 2020 sees the launch of a website that aims to provide the best information on making buildings more energy efficient principally through retrofit. This is a free service provided by the Environment Study Centre. See it here
2-day CIOB Understanding Building Conservation Course
This course also leads into the CIOB Building Conservation Certification scheme.
28th and 29th January 2020 Belfast
4th and 5th March 2020 London
20th and 21st April 2020 Cork
13th and 14th May 2020 London
2nd and 3rd June 2020 Exeter
Retrofit Webinar on PAS 2035 - TOMORROW
A free to access live webinar is being offered by the CIOB this Wednesday the 22nd January at 11.30 am. It is presented by retrofit expert Professor John Edwards and it will focus on the new BSI standard specification for retrofitting dwellings of all kinds and ages. Professor Edwards was a member of both PAS 2030 and PAS 2035 steering groups and BSI Retrofit Standards Task Group and will also provide his own personal perspective. For more information click here.
Belfast Retrofit Seminar 30th January 2020
Half day seminar on Retrofitting Traditional and Historic Buildings, organised by the Royal Society Ulster Architects and supported by the Northern Ireland Government Department of Communities, it will be presented by Professor John Edwards. This event provides an overview of good practice and references appropriate standards and guidance. For more information click here.