Upcoming Events

SustainABILITY in Design

Date: 18/06/2021

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Guest presenter Pelin Haynes will outline a number of passive strategies to consider when designing more sustainable buildings.

This CPD course includes sustainability challenges, an introduction to bioclimatic design, Passivhaus standard, sun studies and building orientation, shading and ventilation, facade design and smart materials, and other design considerations.

Our ‘SustainABILITY in Design’ course has been accepted and included on the CIAT CPD Register. This course is classed as ‘structured CPD’ as it is a formal learning activity designed to meet a specific learning outcome.

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Archicad “Virtual” Test Drive

Date: 25/06/2021

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

The Test Drive will introduce you to Archicad and model-based design including:

- An overview of the Archicad Virtual Building (BIM) Concept – Interface and workflow
- Exploring the existing building
- Mark up demolition works
- Insert new structural elements and openings
- Document the changes
- Mobile Communication

Each delegate will be provided with a full commercial trial of Archicad, an introductory webinar, and step-by-step instructions on completing the modelling exercise.

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SustainABILITY in Design

Date: 29/06/2021

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Guest presenter Pelin Haynes will outline a number of passive strategies to consider when designing more sustainable buildings.

This CPD course includes sustainability challenges, an introduction to bioclimatic design, Passivhaus standard, sun studies and building orientation, shading and ventilation, facade design and smart materials, and other design considerations.

Our ‘SustainABILITY in Design’ course has been accepted and included on the CIAT CPD Register. This course is classed as ‘structured CPD’ as it is a formal learning activity designed to meet a specific learning outcome.

Book your place now

SustainABILITY in Design

Date: 29/06/2021

Time: 14:00 - 15:00

Guest presenter Pelin Haynes will outline a number of passive strategies to consider when designing more sustainable buildings.

This CPD course includes sustainability challenges, an introduction to bioclimatic design, Passivhaus standard, sun studies and building orientation, shading and ventilation, facade design and smart materials, and other design considerations.

Our ‘SustainABILITY in Design’ course has been accepted and included on the CIAT CPD Register. This course is classed as ‘structured CPD’ as it is a formal learning activity designed to meet a specific learning outcome.

Book your place now

VR for Architecture Online CPD

Date: 02/07/2021

Time: 12:00 - 14:00

Our ‘VR for Architecture’ course has been accepted and included on the CPD Register. The aim of this course is to demonstrate how the sensation of actually being inside a building makes VR a powerful tool for communicating design intent.

This course is classed as ‘structured CPD’ as it is a formal learning activity designed to meet a specific learning outcome. Both CIAT and RIBA members participating in the course can allocate at least 2 hours of learning

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ARCHICAD Online Training Course

Date: 12/07/2021 - 27/07/2021

Time: 09:30 - 12:30

By attending this three day course (delivered as six half day modules), you will have the opportunity to learn the core commands and actions in ARCHICAD, best practice ARCHICAD workflows, a knowledge of the processes involved in constructing a "Virtual Building" model, through to creating drawing output including layout sheets. These instructor-led training modules take place online, in small groups, with the opportunity to ask questions throughout.

Module 1: Introduction and drawing techniques (12/07/2021)
Module 2: Planning stage design (13/07/2021)
Module 3: Materials and attributes (14/07/2021)
Module 4: Detailed design model (15/07/2021)
Module 5: Drawings and markers (26/07/2021)
Module 6: Views, layouts and publishing (27/07/2021)

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