CPD Introduction

12 November 2018
CPD Introduction

CPD introduction

Quantum Flooring Solutions is the leading independent stair nosing and accessories manufacturer in the UK, with over 50 years of experience. They supply a complete range of stair nosings, entrance mattings, PVC accessories and transitions. These can be used in conjunction with all types of floorcoverings, whether contract or domestic.

Based in Oldham in Lancashire, the company manufactures and supplies its products for use throughout the UK and Worldwide. Safety is of paramount concern, with Quantum products offering complete solutions that minimise risk to the end user.

In the UK, supplies of stair nosing profiles are supported by the unique QSMS on-site measuring system. Rapid and accurate step measurements are transmitted electronically to the flooring contractor as part of a responsive service package, saving time and money for the floor-fitter.

As part of its commitment to protect the environment and improve the manufacturing process Quantum Flooring Solutions is ISO14001 and ISO9001 accredited.

Step on It: Stairway Safety

Quantum Flooring Solutions’ ‘Step on It!’ CPD looks at the guidelines for the specification of safe public, commercial and shared stairways. This 45-minute seminar will provide help in understanding how to design and specify a stairway which will meet all current building regulation legislation. It will explore the issues of both environmental and health and safety considerations regarding the manufacture, installation and maintenance of stair nosings. It will also look at the unique electronic Quantum QSMS step measuring system, which speeds up handover processes and ensures exact measurements.

The RIBA approved CPD ‘Step on It – Stairway Safety’ covers:

  • ·         The features which help to make stairs as safe as possible.
  • ·         The recent update to BS8300
  • ·         The key elements of creating a safe stairway
  • ·         Understand colour contrast and slip resistance when specifying stair edging
  • ·         Understand how stair edging can be incorporated into your designs
  • ·         How to specify the correct stair nosing for a given installation.

This presentation includes time for a Q and A session, and discussion of the issues. All seminars are part of the RIBA core curriculum syllabus and earn double CPD points for those in attendance.

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Step on It: Specification of Entrance Matting

This RIBA approved CPD seminar looks at the specification of safe and effective entrance matting. It will talk about what entrance matting is designed to achieve and how to select the right one, which will meet all Building Regulation guidelines. It will explore the issues of both environmental and health and safety considerations regarding the manufacture, installation and maintenance of entrance mattings.

The RIBA approved CPD ‘Step on It – Stairway Safety’ covers:

  • ·         The features which help to make entrances as safe as possible
  • ·         The key elements of creating a safe entrance
  • ·         Understand how entrance matting can be incorporated into your designs
  • ·         How to specify the correct entrance matting for a given installation

This presentation includes time for a Q and A session, and discussion of the issues. All seminars are part of the RIBA core curriculum syllabus and earn double CPD points for those in 

 CLICK HERE TO BOOK