• Mar 25
  • 1.00pm - 2.00pm

Versatile CPD Network Lunch & Learn at the RIAI - Specifying Tiles with Confidence: Exploring BCAR Regulations including Slip Resistance

  • Member Events
  • RIAI CPD Network
  • Dublin
Date:
Wednesday 25 March 2020
Time:
1.00pm - 2.00pm
Cost:
Free
Location:
8 Merrion Square, Dublin 2

Event Information


Exploring BC(A)R Regulations including slip resistance will provide an introduction to the technical regulations inherent in tile specification including Slip Resistance, LRV ratings & contrast and Movement joints.

This CPD course will outline the context of the Law regarding commercial flooring and will provide an in-depth look at slip ratings, various slip tests, what they measure and what they mean in relation to specifying a tile floor. You will also gain an understanding of BC(A)R regulations relating to Light Reflective Values (LRV) and Shade Variation to assist you in selecting tiles for your clients. Importantly, the course also covers Movement joints, the provision of which should be given due consideration at the design stage, minimum Grout Joint regulation and Bowing/Lippage tolerances.

Versatile CPD Network Lunch & Learn at the RIAI is free but booking is essential, please send an email to Mark English. Registration from 12.30. Complimentary lunch will be provided.