Newcastle Formal CPD Workshop
4 Formal CPD Hours
$95 Fees including Light Lunch
12:00 noon Registration
12:30 – 1:20 pm – AS5113 Façade Testing
This presentation is about the current issue of Facades and clarification of the AS5113 Façade Test Standard and will include an explanation of the pass/fail criteria of both AS5113 and BR-135. There will be a short video of an actual Façade Test at a NATA approved Testing Facility here in Australia.
This presentation is all about the facts of AS5113 and the Standard as it is. The difference between compliance and non-compliance. A presentation to shed some light and clarity onto a very relevant current hot topic in the construction industry.
1:30 – 2:20 pm – Doorway Access to Aged Care
2:30 – 3:20 pm – The Benefits of Using High Performance Windows Within the NCC Framework
The NCC 2019 proposes a number of changes to increase the stringency and energy efficiency provisions for commercial buildings (Volume 1). The overarching Performance requirement includes a quantified level of performance for buildings with a conditioned space. This presenter will explain the new verification methods and the improvements to existing ones plus the primary modification in the section J assessment – the building fabric and glazing. The new glazing provisions look at a variety of measures to improve energy efficiency and highlights the benefits of using high performance windows within the NCC Framework.
3:30 – 4:20 pm – Passive House