Green roof and solar solutions CPD seminar  

Green roofs and solar solutions - Best practice design, the options available and how to create a successful project. This seminar investigates the many advantages and environmental benefits of green roofs and photovoltaics, and when they are best specified.

 

 

On completion you will:

  • Be able to undertstand the basics of green roofs and innovations in green roofing. We will cover the various green roof systems available, including how they can be preserved after installation.
  • Have an understanding of the Photovoltaic options available, including retrofitting PV, combining PV with a green roof and the funding options available.
  • Be familiar with the maintenance issues of a green roof and the considerations when installing a photovoltaic system.
  • Be aware of the design considerations, pitfalls and issues, particularly with plant and roof top equipment, incorporating a safe means of access and the importance of critical detailing.
  • Recognise the value of ensuring the quality of installation and the importance of having a robust guarantee in place.
CPD seminar certificate

Structure of a typical lunchtime seminar

  • Welcome and introduction
  • 45 minutes technical information
  • 15 minutes questions and relation of content to projects currently being delivered through your practice