Architects: Advance your career and stay atop of the flooring industry with Tarkett continuing professional development (CPD) seminars.

Continuing professional development (CPD) is an ongoing requirement for chartered architects today. As a member of the RIBA CPD Providers network, we work to support you in improving your knowledge and understanding of important flooring industry issues by providing you with the latest updates and training through a combination of seminars and distributed information.

Seminar presentations at your convenience

As a world leader in flooring solutions, we offer 9 CPD seminar presentations developed to address the following industry issues:

This seminar provides an overview of the overall care environment and provides guidance in planning interior spaces, adapted for the care of people with Alzheimer’s and dementia and in particular in the choice of interior design, flooring and colour.
 

This seminar aims to increase awareness and knowledge of wood floorcovering, enabling the architect to specify correctly.

This seminar aims to increase awareness of residential flooring solutions and explains the different types of products and their benefits. Topics include: refurbishment, underfloor heating, slip resistance, acoustic, durability, maintenance, tiles vs. sheet flooring, etc.

Slips and trips are one of the biggest sources of accidents in the workplace and home. The correct specification of floorcoverings can contribute to its reduction.

This seminar aims to give a balanced view of the environmental, sustainability and recycling issues relating to vinyl floorcovering, to counter false perceptions that may be held from emotive claims made by some pressure groups.

This seminar gives the architect a better understanding of the use of colour features within flooring, and how it affects environments and people's mood.

Schools, colleges, nurseries and educational practices all have different flooring needs. This seminar outlines the implications to consider when specifying flooring in education, and explains the different types of products and their benefits.

This seminar outlines the implications to consider when specifying flooring in healthcare, and explains the different types of products and their benefits. Topics include: ways to help improve the healthcare environment and assist healing, installation and maintenance requirements, design considerations and overcoming healthcare problems, environmental considerations and lifecycle costing.

This seminar outlines the implications to consider when specifying flooring in sports surfaces. Topics include: indoor sports surface standard: EN 14904; key test methods and performance standards of sports floors; requirements for different levels of sports competition, age groups and safety; selection criteria, installation, maintenance; environmental issues and life cycle costs, etc.

Our seminars can be presented at your premises at a date and time to suit you. For minimum downtime, we can even provide lunch! Contact us today to schedule a presentation: marketing@tarkett.com or call at Tel. +44 (0) 1622 854 040

For our full list, please download our CPD seminar presentations brochure (350 kB PDF).