Event: An Introduction to Sustainable Building Practices

The Green Register

July 22nd

www.greenregister.org.uk marketing@greenregister.org.uk

Cost: £25 for members, £35 for non members

Sectors: sustainability, carbon, climate & energy

The session is ideal for anyone as an introduction to sustainable building; the training offers ideal foundation knowledge for general builders and trades, energy assessors, other professionals and householders alike.

Topics to include:

  • Global issues
  • National issues including key legislation (present and future) such as Part L, MEES etc.
  • Essential definitions 
  • Key issues relating to heat loss:- Solid wall insulation; IWI & EWI - Roof and floor insulation- Thermal mass- Windows & doors
  • Moisture movement, airtightness, indoor air quality and ventilation
  • Low carbon technologies
  • Interior finishes, wellbeing & healthy buildings
  • Reducing water use
  • Overheating
  • Materials and reducing waste
  • Heritage issues

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