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CPD on Safe & Enduring Facade Selection: Watch here for a CPD point


Recently we took part on the Indesign CPD Live day where we presented our Safe and Enduring Facades that Meet Design Ambition CPD. This is an accredited CPD through the AIA Refuel program and delivers 1.0 Formal CPD point when you watch the recording through.

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Details of the CPD are below:


OVERVIEW: This CPD aims to educate you on how tragic building and cladding failures globally have bought on NCC code changes or order to ensure safe and enduring facades. We will take you through how to understand these updates and what their impact has been on the building code in the context of façade cladding selection and façade design.


After completing this course, attendees will be able to:

  • Define the context of the NCC Updates in order to fulfil the expectations of the Building Code
  • Evaluate the compliance layers in the NCC that affect cladding selection
  • Identify the required level of fire resistance for your building’s façade
  • Identify the compliance pathways and what methods and tests are needed to demonstrate compliance
  • Identify any state by state differences in the NCC
  • Define and fulfil why Fibre Cement cladding is considered fire safe (exempt from additional testing and verification) in the building code
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