- What Does an Architect Do?
- Find an Architect
- Check the Register
- Top Tips from Architects
- Useful Questions Before you Start
- Working with an Older Building
- Ask a Question
- Work with an Architect: Commercial
- Work with an Architect: Your Home
- Why your Architect must be Registered
- Raising a Concern
- Professional Conduct Committee
- Misuse of Title
Versatile CPD Network Lunch & Learn at the RIAI - Specifying Tiles with Confidence: Exploring BCAR Regulations including Slip Resistance
- Member Events
- RIAI CPD Network
Date:Wednesday 16 September 2020
Time:1.00pm - 2.00pm
Location:8 Merrion Square, Dublin 2
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.