Airtightness

Course Overview

A one-day course covering both theory and practical demonstrations.  This introduction to airtightness provides the attendees with an overview of airtightness, how to achieve it in accordance with current Building Regulations, the advantages of going further and a practical overview of using the appropriate materials for critical detailing.

Attendance Requirements

Attendees are expected to have a basic knowledge of construction principles.

PPE Requirements

Kingscourt Academy only – Attendees should bring safety footwear with them on the day. Footwear can be loaned with prior notice.

Key Topics

  • Fundamental principles of Airtightness
  • Airtightness regulation requirements
  • Additional benefits of providing good levels of airtightness in buildings
  • Methods of achieving airtightness
  • Materials used to achieve airtightness
  • Practical demonstrations of applying membranes & tapes
  • Practical demonstrations of critical site detailing issues

Location

Kingscourt, Co. Cavan
Nangor Road, Dublin

Duration

10am - 4pm

Course Hours

5 hours

Cost

Currently Free to Attend

Upcoming Dates

8 January, 2019 Kingscourt, Co. Cavan
Places Available
4 February, 2019 Nangor Road, Dublin
Fully Booked
6 March, 2019 Kingscourt, Co. Cavan
Places Available
11 April, 2019 Nangor Road, Dublin
Places Available