FREE EVENT – North West AGM & Fire Safety of Buildings CPD

Date, Time and Location

Date: Wednesday 16th January 2019 Time: 18.15hrs for 18.30hrs start

Venue: Newton-Le-Willows Fire Station

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Event Summary

The North West region will be holding their Annual General Meeting (AGM).

This is a great opportunity for members to discuss;

  • Future free regional CPD
  • Hosting CPD conferences
  • Regional funds 
  • Committee elections.

The AGM will be followed by a CPD presentation provided by Rockwool on the subject of “Fire Safety of Buildings Over 18m: Designing Out Risks”.

Fire Safety of Buildings Over 18m: Designing Out Risks CPD


Rainscreen Cladding Systems offer a combination of design flexibility and practical benefits in both new build and refurbishment projects.

This CPD will take an in-depth look at how to comply with fire safety performance within ventilated and non-ventilated cladding systems that are designed for buildings above 18 metres.

Learning aims:

            • Understand how fire can spread easily within Rainscreen cavities
            • Learn the history behind the creation of BR135 and better understand the test requirements
            • Fire classifications of different insulants
            • Understand the various routes to compliance when considering the safe design and specification of ventilated and non-ventilated cladding systems
            • Insurer and risk management requirements
            • Learn about systems and solutions that can reduce risk without compromising on design.

Please confirm your attendance by emailing the contact below.

Venue Details for Newton-Le-Willows Fire Station

Borron Road
WA12 0EL

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Map for Newton-Le-Willows Fire Station

Event Contact Information

Christine Leigh