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How to Flood-Proof New & Existing Properties

Lunchtime CPD

1pm - 2pm, 18th July 2017

Room 13.19, Floor 13, Arts Tower, Bolsover Street, S3 7NA

CPD by - Flood Sense

                                      

This seminar looks at flood events and consequences for new and existing structures.  It will help you to understand the following topics -

 

- Understand the different types of flooding events, what types of flood protection are available and how to select the appropriate flood protection solution for a particular scheme

- Understand design considerations around flood risk areas and how to design in flood resilience and protective solutions at the beginning of a scheme

- Understand flood risk assessments and the relevant requirements - Understand the relevant documents and standards appropriate to flood prevention

RIBA Core Curriculum :

- Compliance: legal, regulatory and statutory frameworks and processes

Designing and building it: design, construction, technology and engineering

Knowledge level:

General Awareness