Retrofitting green roofs CPD seminar  

Retrofitting green roofs, the options available and how to create a successful project. This seminar investigates the considerations for successful planning and design of green roof on a retrofit or refurbishment project.


On completion you will:

  • Be able to understand where each waterproofing type is most effective and to specify flat roof solutions that provide a balance of performance, aesthetics, and cost.
  • Be familiar with the various waterproofing systems available as a flat roof waterproofing option such as bitumen membranes, single ply, hot melt  liquids and cold applied liquids.
  • Appreciate the benefits of enhancing your roof with renewable energy and an environmental green roof or recreational space.
  • 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