Acoustic barriers to environmental noise pollution (seminar)

With the growing impact of environmental noise on people, planning and architecture, we discuss the choice and specification of acoustic barriers.Acoustic fencing reflective

Duration: 1 Hour | Learning aims:

  • Sources of environmental noise pollution
  • Propagation noise
  • Noise, legislation, the landscape and architecture
  • Reducing effects of environmental noise Performance, sustainability and relative costs of noise mitigation solutions

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A guide to appropriate and effective perimeter security (seminar)

Effective security

There are now a variety of different applications and rationales behind the installation of physical security measures. The presentation gives insights on the perimeter security product available along with the points to watch and consider when specifying and selecting the most appropriate and practical solutions for the types of site you are likely to be involved in.

Duration: 1 Hour | Learning aims:

  • Perimeter security design and installation - specifically fencing, gates and vehicle barriers
  • The standards applied to evaluation the performance of perimeter security products
  • How materials and their treatment affect the resilience and lifetime performance of perimeter security products
  • The range of products available
  • The importance of inspection and the vital role scheduled maintenance and repair plays in the integrity of perimeter security products

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How to specify risk appropriate fencing and gates in the education environment (seminar)

From the fencing around its perimeter to the main entrance gates, a visitor gets a clear impression of a schools' commitment to safety and security well before entering its grounds. Jacksons Fencing educationThe seminar discusses the various designs and styles of fencing to match the risk, from the perimeter to play areas, helping specifiers in the decision making process.

Duration: 1 Hour | Learning aims:

  • The role of security and safety in the education environment
  • Balancing security with aesthetic considerations
  • Risk assessment process
  • How to specify the correct level of security around a school environment for varying levels of risk
  • Design details and specifications of different fencing and gate types
  • Safety and security guidance on automatic gates
  • Security certification and standards
  • Other types of specialist, application specific fencing and gates in the education environment
  • Environmental impact and sustainability

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Gate automation, legislation and safety, why take the risk? (seminar)

How to specify automated gates and barriers that deliver the appropriate performance and durability, in addition to the required compliance with all the relevant standards andAutomated gate legislation. We will also highlight the differing risks associated with each gate system.

Duration: 1 Hour | Learning aims:

  • Key considerations for different types of gates, different operating systems and their application
  • Lifetime cost
  • Safety legislation and specifier responsibilities
  • Additional legislation and standards

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How to specify the correct class of treated timber for buildings and outdoor applications (seminar)

This CPD provides a detailed insight into the usage of timber for external works; the benefits of timber; the complex timber treatment process; the factors influencing a successfulJacksons Fencing CPD preservation system and the range of methodologies currently on offer to deliver an enhanced service life for the various different classes of timber. The presentation also covers the importance of selecting the appropriate class of timber for specific applications.

Duration: 1 Hour | Learning aims:

  • The usage of timber for external works
  • Benefits of timber
  • The complex timber treatment process
  • Factors influencing a successful preservation system and the range of methodologies currently on offer to deliver an enhanced service life for the different classes of timber
  • Importance of selecting the appropriate class of timber for specific applications

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The presentations are part of the RIBA CPD Core Curriculum and accounts for 1 hour's worth of CPD, with certificates issued on completion.

Are you looking to book yourself and/or your colleagues onto one of our RIBA approved CPD seminars? Please complete the form below and our CPD co-ordinator will contact you to arrange your booking.

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