CPD for Manchester Society of Architects
26 September 2018
“Step-on it!”: a RIBA approved Core Curriculum CPD from Quantum Flooring Solutions.
As part of an open evening event on 8th Nov, The Manchester Society of Architects is hosting this special CPD event at Lathams Showroom 31a Tib Street, Manchester, M4 1LQ.
Members and students of the Manchester Architects are invited to attend this 45-minute presentation covering the often neglected, but important feature for stairway safety, the humble stair nosing!
Quantum Flooring Solutions is a leading UK manufacturer of Stair Nosings. This CPD, entitled ‘Step-on-it!’, looks at the guidelines for the specification of a safe stairway. It deals with the subject of how to make commercial stairways as safe as possible and meet with current Building Regulation guidelines. It includes:
- What stair nosings are designed to achieve and how to select the right one
- Key Legislation and Industry Standards
- How recent BRE and Equality Act (formerly DDA) guidelines affect specifications
- Environmental and Health and Safety considerations
- Examples of best practice
Architects need to be aware of this is an important area of specification. Well specified stair nosings are an essential contribution to safety on a stairway. This intriguing and informative CPD will take 45 minutes and will be presented by the Quantum Flooring Solutions’ Marketing Manager, Tim Hayes. It qualifies for double CPD points.
Note: Quantum Flooring Solutions manufactures and supplies the contract flooring market with a complete range of flooring accessories. The range includes stair nosings (stair edgings), PVC accessories & trims, PVC transition profiles and entrance matting.