Welcome to the new CIOB CPD portal...
the latest initiative from the CIOB to help construction professionals learn, record and manage their CPD online. Choose from a wide variety of CPD topics, which we will be adding to as the site becomes more established. We hope you enjoy using this resource, please give us your feedback via the email links in the system. Terms and Condiitons.
Last update: 22 Jan 2014 - - Why protecting sites is important - What dangers can threaten unprotected sites - What measures are most effective in preventing access
Last update: 21 Jul 2014 - The Lakanal House disaster is a stark reminder of the dangers of fire in buildings – and the importance of correctly specifying and installing key products. John Fletcher explains what to look out for when it comes to fire doors.
Embodied Impact Assessments
Last update: 21 Jul 2014 - Evaluating embodied environmental impact alongside operational cost and performance at design stage is now within the reach of more project teams, thanks to a BRE research project and new software tools. Niall Gibson, business development manager at IES, reports.
Endangered species on site
Last update: 21 Jul 2014 - While most would agree about the need to protect Britain's green and pleasant land along with its natural inhabitants, protected species can prove a planning and development nightmare. Neil Madden explains what construction managers need to know to avoid getting bitten.
Offsite M&E manufacture
Last update: 21 Jul 2014 - 3D CAD and BIM are making offsite manufacture of M&E modules a compelling alternative for many projects. Steve Tovey, director of Balfour Beatty's Modular Systems +, outlines how it is taking hold at its projects.