Eco-Renovation for Builders

Unique course brings together theory and practical experience, it digs into how to apply building physics to the messy reality of retrofit.

"The strength of this course is [course tutor] Nick's depth of experience. You learn from the problems he has solved." Tim, Joiner. With growing demand for householder green refurbishment, this high quality online course is designed for small-scale building firms, contractors and sole traders.

Run by experienced retrofit contractor Nick Parsons, across four sessions (and a COVID-safe practical in person session if possible), will help bridge knowledge gaps, understand materials limitations, respect airtightness and consider risks.

You may have experience of solid wall insulation or low carbon M&E works and want to extend your services, or you may want to underpin practical knowledge with theory.

Who for This course is for sole traders, micro businesses, site managers at small firms who work on any building projects of which Part L applies. Significant discounts apply for contractors who work in the Greater Manchester area.

The course focuses on the fabric aspects of work and therefore most relevant to general builders, joiners and those interested in becoming retrofit specialists.

Architects and consultants keen to understand retrofit from the contractor perspective and householders who are competent/keen DIY-ers may also find it useful.

Dates and Times Online sessions: 5 - 6.30pm, every Tuesday in November - 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th November 2020. Practical 'in-person' session (in Manchester) Saturday 28th November 10am - 12.30pm - [Numbers limited] Attendees must complete all online sessions to receive a certificate of attendance. Cost Standard ticket - £79 Discounted ticket for Greater Manchester based Building Contractors - £19

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