Esteemed professionals and valued members of the Australian Institute of Architects: we are delighted to present to you our comprehensive and diverse collection of external Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses, carefully curated to meet your specific needs and professional growth aspirations.
Each of the listed courses have been reviewed and approved for formal points through the Institute’s Refuel CPD Provider program. Allowing you to connect with external CPD providers, and find curated content on the subject matter of your choice.
In this course, you’ll learn about outdoor living trends, Sustainable Design Principles, and optimal heating solutions for efficiency, as well as how to integrate heating into projects for eco-friendly, efficient outdoor spaces.
– Bromic Heating
On 14th December, 4PM AWST, join us in a face-to-face discussion on the principles of modular construction aimed at architects and designers working for public and private sector clients within Western Australia. This short seminar will include definitions of modular construction, advantages and disadvantages of designing in modules, key constraints, module sizes and some design basics. We will run through a residential case study to explain what is possible with a modular construction approach and take participants on a guided tour of our yard. – McNally Group
Comprehensive and free presentation to provide you with a thorough understanding of Sydney Water requirements for building adjacent to and over their assets, standard assets (in scope) and more complex assets (out of scope). Essential information for all architects, as part of your planning stage, and in the construction phase.
– MGP Building & Infrastructure Services
An exploration of how technology is changing the way we manage projects.
– Multivista LLC
This CPD will explain the importance of structural design considerations and potential risks of wet area waterproofing in design and construction. You will learn how to identify the correct wet area waterproofing design response through appropriate material selection and specification.
– Dulux / Fosroc
In this CPD you will learn about the importance of structural design considerations, appropriate material selection, specification considerations, application requirements and potential risks, for joint sealant design in planning, development and construction.
– Dulux / Fosroc
This CPD will explain how to identify the correct external above ground waterproofing design response to meet a project brief by understanding the requirements of the NCC, appropriate material selection, structural design considerations and potential risks.
– Dulux / Fosroc
Join us for this CPD which helps specifiers understand Australian slip resistance requirements and how the specification of resin-based flooring can play a part in the safe design of a building. Key takeaways include the identification of local Australian slip resistance standards, how to understand the slip resistance rating system, slip resistance test methods and where each should be applied for correct results.
A journey into the detailed world of Sustainable Tapware Manufacturing. We present insight into a vertically integrated manufacturing process of tapware and accessories manufactured entirely in Australia the right way. The Australian Institute of Architects approved Sussex CPD course provides information and understanding of the manufacturing process and finishes that will allow you to specify tapware and accessories for your projects.
– Sussex Taps
The Use & Specification of Australian Natural Sandstones CPD covers the rich history of sandstone construction in Australia, explores its sustainability and manufacturing methods, and unveils its promising future in construction.
– Gosford Quarries
This session, hosted by Karndean Designflooring, provides comprehensive insights into Luxury Vinyl Tiles (LVT), catering to architects, designers, and trade professionals. LVT, with its diverse style range, combines aesthetics with functionality. Its exceptional durability, water resistance, and ease of cleaning make it ideal for high-traffic commercial spaces. Easy installation, acoustic properties, and resistance to scratches and stains ensure LVT’s relevance as a versatile flooring solution, offering both beauty and practicality.
This presentation will explore weatherproofing defects, building design and compliance with the 2022 NCC. The learning outcomes include:
• Recognise the impact of weatherproofing and the importance of compliance
• Recognise the NCC requirements for weatherproofing
• Explain the process of the AS4284 Testing
• Interpret and apply the AS4284 Test Results
• Explain how to design a compliant wall system for an actual project
The Specifying Fibre Cement for Residential & Commercial Buildings CPD discusses how to specify and the use of fibre cement in interior and exterior applications. Additionally, learning how Fibre Cement is used in wall systems to meet the NCC requirements and how different architectural outcomes are achieved.
– BGC Fibre Cement
This CPD presentation discusses fire rating and combustibility of internal lining and external façade products. It is crucial to ensure all relevant building codes are met in the interests of the occupants of buildings.
– BGC Fibre Cement / Plasterboard
CPD Providers listed here have had their CPD content reviewed by the Australian Institute of Architects.
Participation in recognised activities will accrue formal or informal points.
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