Roofing CPD Day

3 December 2018
The Bridge Hotel, Walshford LS22 5HS

Continuous Professional Development is key to ensuring that individuals and companies keep up to date with industry developments, new products and legislation.

The Roofing CPD Day is an opportunity to complete several CPDs in one day, and also network with colleagues over lunch.

The Roofing CPD Day brings together several roofing organisations to provide an interesting and informative event which is available free of charge to anyone in the industry who would like to learn more about roof coverings, their history, applications, use and benefits of these products to roofing companies and their clients.

9.15 The History of Hand Made Clay Tiles – Nigel Dyer


10.00 Specifying Natural Roofing Slate – Jonathan Telfer
What is natural slate? ǀ Production process ǀ Composition ǀ Standards testing & quality control ǀ Performance issues ǀ Problem-free slate specification
10.45 Playing by the Regs – Lucy Dunford
Factors affecting roof integrity ǀ NHBC recommendations and statistics BS5534 ǀ other guidance ǀ what can go wrong ǀ choosing the right products
11.30 Daylight and ventilation in healthy homes – Richard Williams
How roofing companies can help their clients make informed choices based on comfort, wellbeing, aesthetics and cost considerations
12.30 LUNCH
13.30 Clay roof tile specification – Philip Snaith
Introduction to Edilians (formerly Imerys) ǀ Evolution of clay roof tiles ǀ Product improvement ǀ Key design considerations ǀ BS5534 compliance ǀ Case studies
14.15 Reflecting on Part L – Ritchie Bleackley
About YBS ǀ How insulation works ǀ Part L1a ǀ Part L1b ǀ How YBS can help
15.00 Green Roof Presentation – Keith Hills
Types of green roofs ǀ Design considerations ǀ New fire regulations ǀ Maintenance and aftercare
15.45 Safety Matters – Damien Dunne



Please book for all relevant CPDs through or call Denise Cherry on 07971 232 645



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