Sustainable building standards, regulations and methodologies in sustainable construction
1 day training delivered by industry experts on sustainable building standards, regulations and methodologies in sustainable construction. Topics included in the day include:
a) Building standards define sustainability performance in buildings - Building codes for sustainable homes and buildings, components and weightings of sustainable building standards in the UK.
b) Energy performance methodologies used to assess the performance of buildings - energy performance of different sustainable building standards, energy modelling techniques used to assess the performance of buildings, procedures for measuring the energy performance in buildings.
c) Why buildings fail to meet the building codes for sustainable homes - factors that contribute to buildings failing to reach particular sustainable building standards and achieving energy performance standards
At the end of the session all participants will be given access to our online resource centre with additional resources and links to continue developing your knowledge of this sustainable construction topic