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SSQ Natural Slate - CPD Seminar Information

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Phyllite – Natural Stone for Flooring and Cladding

The only RIBA approved CPD for natural Phyllite will leave you fully equipped with everything you need to know about specifying natural phyllite.

The course includes info on:

  • The EXACT difference between slate and phyllite & deciding what to use
  • The 4 most popular surface finishes
  • How to achieve problem-free phyllite specification
  • Phyllite specifying legal requirements
  • How to access to the highest quality, rare, commercially available phyllite
  • How to specify random coursed phyllite flooring & cladding
  • The methods used to produce high quality phyllite
  • Discipline:
  • Architectural
  • Location:
  • Client / H.O.
  • Duration:
  • 45 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • RIBA Accredited
  • Riba Core CPD Accreditation Riba Provider CPD Accreditation

An Introduction to Roofing Slate

The seminar is aimed at anyone specifying or choosing natural roofing slate and offers an immediate overview and appreciation of a complex subject.

  • Basics of geology & slate production
  • Sorting & grading
  • Quality & performance - European standards
  • Specify in safety
  • Discipline:
  • Architectural
  • Location:
  • Client / H.O.
  • Duration:
  • 45 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • RIBA Accredited
  • Riba Core CPD Accreditation Riba Provider CPD Accreditation

Why Specify Natural Slate for Roofing and Cladding?

This seminar is closely monitored and updated to reflect any changes in legislation or building regulation.

  • Why Natural Slate?
  • Slate vs the alternatives
  • Typical design possibilities, applications and challenges
  • Quality & performance: what to look for when assessing roofing slates
  • Discipline:
  • Architectural
  • Location:
  • Client / H.O.
  • Duration:
  • 45 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • RIBA Accredited
  • Riba Core CPD Accreditation Riba Provider CPD Accreditation