Online CPD Academy - Available Courses
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Arbitration (Scotland) Act 2010Our price: £25.00This Arbitration (Scotland) Act 2010 online course will examine the new Scottish Arbitration Act and provide an understanding on what it is aimed at achieving. Examine the duties imposed on those involved in arbitration under the new Act and arbitration generally. Examine the arbitration rules that are brought into force by the act.
CDM Overview and Update on Current Best PracticeOur price: £50.00This CDM Regulations online training course takes into account the fact that the CDM Regulations were updated April 2007, when they were revised and brought together the existing CDM 1994 Regulations and the Construction (Health Safety and Welfare) (CHSW) Regulations 1996, into a single regulatory course. The new regulations impose increased duties on clients, designers, consultants and contractors. These have been reflected in recent HSE prosecutions. CDM Training Outline Updated for revised 2007 Regulations CDM Regulations 2007
CDM Regs for DesignersOur price: £45.00The new, Construction Design Management (CDM) Regulations Part 4 came into force on the 6th of April 2007. They revised and brought together the existing CDM Regulations of 1994 and the Construction (Health Safety and Welfare) (CHSW) Regulations 1996, into a single regulatory package. These CDM Regulations include new amendments and impose increased duties on clients, designers, consultants and contractors. This short online CPD training course will outline the legal framework under Construction Design Management and describe its practical application specifically in relation to designers. Construction Design Management Regulations 2004 Aims This short online CPD course will outline the key requirements of the designer. The main areas covered in the training course are:
CDM Regulations Part 4 (Site Management)Our price: £45.00This Construction Design Management (CDM) Regulations online training course will help you understand the CDM Regulations and provide training on the updated regulations that came into force in April 2007, when they were revised and brought together the existing CDM 1994 Regulations and the Construction (Health Safety and Welfare) (CHSW) Regulations 1996, into a single regulatory package. The new Regulations impose increased duties on clients, designers, consultants and contractors. These have been reflected in recent HSE prosecutions.
Dispute Resolution - PaymentOur price: £45.00This online dispute resolution training course will explore the current and future legislation which affects payment in commercial construction contracts. It will also explore some of the case law surrounding dispute resolution and confilict resolution.
Estimating for construction WorkOur price: £40.00Estimating construction costs - what you will learnThis Estimating for construction Work online training course will introduce the principles of the estimating process and explain the factors to be considered when constructing a price for a construction job. The differences between operational and resource estimating will be explained together with the tools and processes for managing the estimating and tendering process. The adjudication of the estimate into a tender, bidding strategy and bid evaluation will be explained.
Eurocode 2 (BS EN 1992) Design of Concrete Structures – Basic conceptsOur price: £35.00Structural Eurocodes are recognised as being a significant change from the established design codes Engineers have familiarity with. Is the change so much of a difference or is a fear of the unknown?
Eurocode 3 (BSEN1993) Design of Steel StructuresOur price: £35.00The Eurocode 3 online training course will help experienced engineers work with and understand the new structural design eurocodes to apply this knowledge to their working life. The school of the Built and Natural Environment at Glasgow Caledonian University recommends 2 half day CPD programmes.
Eurocode 4Our price: £40.00Structural Eurocodes such as Eurocode 4 are recognised as being a huge change from the previously used code that engineers have dealt with.
Eurocode 5 - Intro to EurocodesOur price: £35.00What are Eurocodes? What is Eurocode 5?Structural Eurocodes are recognised as being a significant change from the established design codes Engineers have familiarity with. Is the change so much of a difference or is a fear of the unknown?
Eurocodes 0 and 1Our price: £35.00What are Eurocodes 1 and 0?
Extension of Time CourseOur price: £45.00Summary: The online CPD course will concentrate on the provisions of the JCT/SBCC 2005 Contract relating to Extensions of Time. The requirements for timeous notices and all other contractual requirements will be stressed, including the identification of Relevant Events. Concurrent delays will be examined. Case law will be reviewed, including both Outer and Inner House decisions in City Inn v Shepherd Construction Ltd.
Fire Safety with People with DisabilitiesOur price: £45.00 Equality Act 2010
How do you Value a Castle?Our price: £70.00Outline:
Introduction to Changing Face of Energy Performance RequirementsOur price: £45.00The latest revisions to the energy performance requirements in the UK Building Regulations are due to come into force in October 2010. The complexity and technical content within these regulations can be challenging in both the level of detail and their successful implementation. This CPD course has been designed to benefit building professionals and clients.
Introduction to Planning Construction ProjectsOur price: £50.00The construction cpd online course will look at the process of developing the initial overall project plan, the communication of this plan to all stakeholders and how to use the plan to assist in delivering the project. Methods of assessing progress will be highlighted and how to use the progress information.
Investigating dampness in buildings - A pathological approachOur price: £55.00Aims and Objectives:
New Engineering Contract 3Our price: £50.00Summary: Background and philosophy of NEC3; the suite of documents; the main and secondary options; early warning; the programme; compensation events.
RICS New Rules of Measurement. Order of cost estimating & elemental cost planningOur price: £40.00Summary:
Risk Assessment: Theory and PracticeOur price: £40.00Risk Assessment is an integral part of the risk management process. The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations (1999) stipulate the requirement for a suitable and sufficient risk assessment, as do other specific regulations. Consequently, risk assessment is part and parcel of all our working lives. However, many are unsure of what is involved in assessing risks and see this as the domain of health and safety ‘experts’.
Thermal Insulation and Thermal BridgingOur price: £40.00 The importance of heat loss at junctions (thermal bridges) within the building fabric The use of the ψ-value and f-value to quantify performance Conventions for calculation and available software – BR497 Thermal bridges and the Regulations – IP1/06 The role of Accredited Details Aims and Objectives
Traditional Buildings: Conservation and Energy ConservationOur price: £55.00
Working at HeightOur price: £40.00The Work at Height Regulations came into force in 2005. They were introduced to help reduce the number of deaths and injuries resulting from falls.