Insulating Older Buildings – Online CPD

This free 1 hour CPD provides information on the insulation of older buildings.

Moisture is one of the biggest issues facing UK and European buildings. Whether it be causing damp in homes and commercial buildings or decay and structural issues in heritage properties, problems with moisture and poor insulation can be a costly and time-consuming problem.

Description

1 Hour Online, 1-2pm

Whether you are new to the world of insulation in construction or a qualified professional, this online CPD provides the essential introductory information for anyone working in the modern restoration or refurbishment of older buildings. This CPD will provide practical and clear guidance on understanding the relationship between moisture management and thermal performance.

We will cover several topics, including:

  • Traditional masonry
  • Building physics and ‘breathability’
  • Common moisture management issues like damp and decay
  • Internal and external factors
  • Common issues and causes for failure
  • Considerations for Building Regulations for insulation

There will also be an opportunity for an open Q&A session. Participants can request to receive a certificate for one credit hour of continuing professional development.

Hosted By

Adam Brown
FdSc Sustainable Construction
BSc (Hons) Building Surveying and the Environment

Join Us & Register Below

Please fill out the form below and select a date of your choice. We will contact you by email on the selected date with an invitation link to join.