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  • Zaun: Perimeter and integrated systems
    Perimeter and integrated systems
    This CPD looks at the specification of physical and technological perimeter security products. It will cover the following topics: understanding the threat to security for different types of building and sites; understanding the different perimeter security products available, including intruder detection and deterrent systems and integrated...
    CPD, 25 July 2017
  • Jupiter Play: Inspirational natural play
    Inspirational natural play
    Jupiter Play
    This generation is the least connected with the natural world than any generation before it. Jupiter Play explores how natural play can reconnect children with the green world and the many benefits it brings. By exploring a range of case studies and design approaches the aim is to explore the many approaches to natural play design. Complete the...
    CPD, 19 December 2017
  • Steintec: Modular Pavements: Design and Specification Essentials
    Modular Pavements: Design and Specification Essentials
    The course covers the essential design considerations of modular pavement construction and the relationship between aesthetics and engineering requirements so it's relevant to both architects and engineers alike. The presentation itself can be concluded within an hour although it can provoke a lot of discussion and questions. The course aims to...
    CPD, 19 March 2018
  • Marshalls: Design & detailing of modular pavements CPD
    Design & detailing of modular pavements CPD
    Whether a landscape design is led from an aesthetic or structural perspective, the fundamental key to any successful project is to first attain a comprehensive understanding of the available options to hand, so an informative and educated decision may then be engaged. This seminar is principally designed to provide an enlightening introduction to...
    CPD, 23 April 2018
  • Marshalls: Structural design and detailing of block paved surfaces
    Structural design and detailing of block paved surfaces
    The correct design, detailing and installation of modular paved surfaces is what can turn a good landscape into a great landscape. This seminar covers the basic elements of structural design with reference to the appropriate design and installation codes of practice and highlights how good detailing can benefit the structural integrity of the...
    CPD, 23 April 2018
  • Marshalls: Street CPD - Exhibition Road, London
    Street CPD - Exhibition Road, London
    Marshalls' street CPD is a tactile, live learning experience that provides a complete tour of the world-famous Exhibition Road in London. The tour highlights key design and installation aspects of this £28 million award-winning development. Marshalls supplied 22,000m2 of Yorkstone paving and granite setts, the street’s linear drainage and a...
    CPD, 26 October 2015
  • Marshalls: An introduction to specifying natural stone for building
    An introduction to specifying natural stone for building
    Natural stone has been used to construct buildings for thousands of years, but all too often, particularly in modern construction, the stone can be incorrectly selected resulting in poor performance. This seminar provides architects with a solid introduction into the selection of natural stone for construction. Starting with basic geology and...
    CPD, 23 April 2018
  • Germinal: How to get the best from amenity grass seed mixtures
    How to get the best from amenity grass seed mixtures
    This seminar takes a look at the requirements and conditions for successful germination and establishment of amenity grass mixtures and the logic behind mixture composition....
    CPD, 16 May 2016
  • Marshalls: Permeable paving CPD – design and detailing
    Permeable paving CPD – design and detailing
    Moving on from the Marshalls' an 'Introduction to Permeable Paving' CPD, this seminar gives the designer more detailed information on how to design and detail a permeable pavement. Content focuses on all key design considerations such as rainfall events, storm patterns, traffic loading and ground conditions. Examples are given showing how to...
    CPD, 23 April 2018
  • Marshalls: Linear drainage CPD – an introduction
    Linear drainage CPD – an introduction
    Linear drainage offers designers a suitable alternative to traditional point drainage. Options range from discreet slot drainage to high capacity systems to cope with excessive run-off. This introductory seminar looks at the design implications of different linear systems and uses Marshalls' products to give clear examples of their use. To assist...
    CPD, 23 April 2018
  • Steintec: SuDS and Permeable Pavements
    SuDS and Permeable Pavements
    The CPD initially provides an overview of the SuDS concept; the continuing need for its adoption in future development and construction. The concept of the permeable pavement, a component of SuDS, is then examined in detail within the context of SuDS. The examination extends to the maintenance and longevity of permeable pavements. As with our...
    CPD, 25 January 2018
  • Marshalls: Effective traffic management
    Effective traffic management
    Effective traffic management is a seminar reviewing the need, application and thinking behind some of the current traffic calming measures employed within our built environment. The seminar progresses on to discuss both horizontal and vertical traffic calming measures with an accompanying discussion on design, detailing and construction issues....
    CPD, 23 April 2018
  • Proludic: Enhancing community spaces
    Enhancing community spaces
    This CPD seeks to offer play, sport and recreational solutions to the 10 Key Points made in Decent Homes Need Decent Spaces (Research summary document, CABE) with regard to environmental improvements for communities on social housing estates. The seminar has previously been presented to a number of Groundworks and private Landscape Architects. We...
    CPD, 30 January 2018
  • Addagrip Terraco: Resin based product seminars
    Resin based product seminars
    Addagrip Terraco
    Addagrip runs a series of CPD seminars on resin-based products throughout the year. This CPD seminar, presented by Addagrip's Business Development Manager Tim Hopkins, includes information on resin bound, resin bonded and tree pit surfacing systems, as well as case studies, specifications, base build ups and SUDS....
    CPD, 04 February 2016
  • Jacksons Fencing: How to specify the correct class of treated timber
    How to specify the correct class of treated timber
    Jacksons Fencing
    This CPD seminar provides a detailed insight into the usage of timber for external works: the benefits of timber; the timber treatment process and factors influencing a successful preservation system; the methodologies that are available to deliver an enhanced service life for the various different classes of timber; the importance of selecting...
    CPD, 27 October 2014