Training & Events

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WoodFest Sheffield

Location: Sheffield

Time: Various

Organiser: Wood for Good

Venue: Various

Timber tops the agenda for WoodFest Sheffield WoodFest comes to Sheffield in February with a focus on health and wellbeing, low carbon, circular economy, building performance, offsite construction and modular design.   The month-long event will feature wood in design and construction throughout Sheffield and...

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Forest of Fabrication – dRMM: pioneers of timber architecture

Location: London

Time: Mon–Fri: 9.00am–6.00pm | Sat: 10.00am–5.00pm

Organiser: The Building Centre and dRMM

Venue: The Building Centre, Store Street, WC1E 7BT

The Building Centre and dRMM present engineered timber as a defining material of 21st Century architecture.   Forest of Fabrication demonstrates the possibilities of modern timber construction through the lens of Stirling Prize-winning architectural practice dRMM. The exhibition features twenty-four critically acclaimed projects that have pushed...

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TRADA University Challenge 2019

Location: Sheffield

Time: All day

Organiser: TRADA

Venue: University of Sheffield

The TRADA University Challenge brings students from multiple disciplines and universities together at the University of Sheffield’s Diamond Building on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th February. The competition will put students into ten teams of six, and then challenges them to design a building predominantly...

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Wood and Wellness conference

Location: London

Time: One-day

Organiser: TTJ

Venue: Hilton Tower Bridge

TTJ is organising a major conference in London in 2019 – Wood and Wellness – to look at wood’s role in this trend. Do trees and the wood products that derive from them have an opportunity the shape this new world of wellness?   The...

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NHBC's Building for Tomorrow

Location: Taunton

Time: One-day

Organiser: NHBC

Venue: Taunton Racecourse, Conference Centre, Taunton

NHBC's annual seminar series Building for Tomorrow was conceived with the goal of informing house-builders and supplying them with the information and tools necessary to follow best practice, enabling them to build better buildings.   Delegate tickets are £195 + VAT per person, per event,...

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NHBC's Building for Tomorrow

Location: Hemel Hempstead

Time: One-day

Organiser: NHBC

Venue: Shendish Manor, Hemel Hempstead

NHBC's annual seminar series Building for Tomorrow was conceived with the goal of informing house-builders and supplying them with the information and tools necessary to follow best practice, enabling them to build better buildings.   Delegate tickets are £195 + VAT per person, per event,...

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Visual Strength Grading: Softwoods

Location: High Wycombe

Time: 5 days

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: The Horse Trust

A practical five-day course to grade softwood to the visual strength grades set out in BS 4978: 2007+A1:2011 'Specification for visual grading of softwood'. This course is £1190.00 +VAT for non-members and £1070.00 +VAT for members.   You should attend this course if you are involved in...

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NHBC's Building for Tomorrow

Location: York

Time: One-day

Organiser: NHBC

Venue: York Racecourse, York

NHBC's annual seminar series Building for Tomorrow was conceived with the goal of informing house-builders and supplying them with the information and tools necessary to follow best practice, enabling them to build better buildings.   Delegate tickets are £195 + VAT per person, per event,...

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Futurebuild 2019

Location: ExCeL, London

Time: All day

Organiser: Futurebuild events

Venue: ExCeL

Futurebuild 2019 brings together opinion-shapers, decision-makers and product innovators under a common purpose to explore the latest technologies and approaches, and debate the biggest issues facing the built environment – now and in the future – both in the UK and overseas.   Whether you’re...

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Visual Strength Grading: Softwoods - Refresher

Location: High Wycombe

Time: 2 day course

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: Horse Trust

A two-day refresher course aimed at any graders whose registration to the Q-Mark VSG Scheme has lapsed for 2 years or more. This provides an overview of the subject and takes place in the last two days of the visual strength grading - softwood course....

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NHBC's Building for Tomorrow

Location: Merseyside

Time: One-day

Organiser: NHBC

Venue: Haydock Racecourse, Merseyside

NHBC's annual seminar series Building for Tomorrow was conceived with the goal of informing house-builders and supplying them with the information and tools necessary to follow best practice, enabling them to build better buildings.   Delegate tickets are £195 + VAT per person, per event,...

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NHBC's Building for Tomorrow

Location: Glasgow

Time: One-day

Organiser: NHBC

Venue: Westerwood Hotel, Glasgow

NHBC's annual seminar series Building for Tomorrow was conceived with the goal of informing house-builders and supplying them with the information and tools necessary to follow best practice, enabling them to build better buildings.   Delegate tickets are £195 + VAT per person, per event,...

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London Hardwood Club Lunch

Location: London

Time: TBC

Organiser: London Hardwood Club

Venue: Armoury House

TRADA's Rupert Scott will be presenting on education and wood at the London Hardwood Club lunch.

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Wood Awards 2019 Launch

Location: London

Time: 6.30–8.30pm

Organiser: Wood Awards

Venue: The Building Centre

The official launch of the Wood Awards 2019. Alex de Rijke, co-founder of dRMM, will be joining us to launch the call for entries. The evening will begin at 6.30pm, with drinks and canapés being served until 8.30pm.   The Wood Awards is the UK’s premier...

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NHBC's Building for Tomorrow

Location: Esher

Time: One-day

Organiser: NHBC

Venue: Sandown Racecourse, Esher

NHBC's annual seminar series Building for Tomorrow was conceived with the goal of informing house-builders and supplying them with the information and tools necessary to follow best practice, enabling them to build better buildings.   Delegate tickets are £195 + VAT per person, per event,...

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NHBC's Building for Tomorrow

Location: Cambridge

Time: One-day

Organiser: NHBC

Venue: Cambridge Belfry, Cambridge

NHBC's annual seminar series Building for Tomorrow was conceived with the goal of informing house-builders and supplying them with the information and tools necessary to follow best practice, enabling them to build better buildings.   Delegate tickets are £195 + VAT per person, per event,...

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NHBC's Building for Tomorrow

Location: Solihull

Time: One-day

Organiser: NHBC

Venue: National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull

NHBC's annual seminar series Building for Tomorrow was conceived with the goal of informing house-builders and supplying them with the information and tools necessary to follow best practice, enabling them to build better buildings.   Delegate tickets are £195 + VAT per person, per event,...

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Woodknowledge Wales - Insulating with Wood

Location: Swansea

Time: 9:30am-12pm

Organiser: Woodknowledge Wales

Venue: Construction Wales Innovation Centre, Heol Ynys, Kings Road , Swansea, SA1 8AH

This series of 3# knowledge events, run in partnership with the Natural Fibre Insulation Group, will explore the performance of wood fibre insulation, practical aspects of use, costs and sustainability benefits. Our aim is to support building clients and designers to better understand how to...

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NHBC's Building for Tomorrow

Location: Belfast

Time: One-day

Organiser: NHBC

Venue: Hilton Templepatrick, Belfast

NHBC's annual seminar series Building for Tomorrow was conceived with the goal of informing house-builders and supplying them with the information and tools necessary to follow best practice, enabling them to build better buildings.   Delegate tickets are £195 + VAT per person, per event,...

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NHBC's Building for Tomorrow

Location: London

Time: One-day

Organiser: NHBC

Venue: Central Hall Westminster (Methodist Central Hall), London

NHBC's annual seminar series Building for Tomorrow was conceived with the goal of informing house-builders and supplying them with the information and tools necessary to follow best practice, enabling them to build better buildings.   Delegate tickets are £195 + VAT per person, per event,...

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Timber Frame Construction

Location: Wednesbury

Time: All day

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: Element Wednesbury, Black Country New Road, Wednesbury, WS10 7NZ

This course is written to provide practical information of all aspects of timber frame construction. It explores reasons why timber frame has become such a popular method of building and aims to provide a better overall understanding of timber frame during design, the construction phase...

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Introduction to Steambending - Furniture & Buildings

Location: Sylva Wood Centre

Time: 9:30am - 4:30pm

Organiser: Sylva Wood Centre

Venue: Sylva Wood Centre, Oxfordshire, OX14 4QT

The perfect introduction to steam-bending for designers and architects with Charlie Whinney.  Get a practical overview to sourcing and selecting the best wood; bend ten species; 2D and 3D bends; three types of compression strap; twisting, splitting and powered bends. At the end of the...

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Visual Strength Grading - Softwoods

Location: High Wycombe

Time: N/A

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: The Horse Trust

A practical five-day course to grade softwood to the visual strength grades set out in BS 4978: 2007+A1:2011 'Specification for visual grading of softwood'.   This course is £1190.00 +VAT for non-members and £1070.00 +VAT for members.   You should attend this course if you are involved...

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Ensuring long-term performance of CLT buildings

Location: London

Time: 8:30am - 11am

Organiser: The Built Environment Trust and Wood for Good

Venue: The Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London, WC1E 7BT

Building with CLT is becoming increasingly popular with designers, engineers and their clients. This technical seminar looks closely at best practice examples and guidance for working with CLT, designing out future issues, maintenance aspects and how to deal with problems such as water or fire...

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Visual Strength Grading - Softwoods Refresher

Location: High Wycombe

Time: N/A

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: The Horse Trust

A two-day refresher course aimed at any graders whose registration to the Q-Mark VSG Scheme has lapsed for 2 years or more. This provides an overview of the subject and takes place in the last two days of the visual strength grading - softwood course....

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Forest Investment Conference

Location: London

Time: All day

Organiser: Fastmarkets RISI and DANA

Venue: The Churchill Hotel, 30 Portman Square, London, W1H 7BH

Fastmarkets RISI and DANA are pleased to present the 6th annual Forest Investment Conference which aims to bring together the financial community and those engaged in tracking, owning or managing timberlands.   The two day conference will take an in-depth look at timberland investments around the...

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London Craft Week: The Future of Craft

Location: London

Time: 11.00am - 7.00pm

Organiser: Oxo Tower

Venue: Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, South Bank, London

Running from 9 to 12 May as a special event for London Craft Week 2019; Oxo Tower Wharf presents THE FUTURE OF CRAFT in collaboration with Design-Nation and Future Icons. The exhibition will include a curated line up of innovative and forward-thinking craft organisations, practitioners and...

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Solid Wood Solutions

Location: London

Time: All day

Organiser: Radar Communications

Venue: Inmarsat, London, EC1Y 1BJ

The Solid Wood Solutions 2019 event reflects the swift upward trajectory that materials such as cross laminated timber (CLT) are now on as a sustainable, structural alternative to steel and concrete. Solid Wood Solutions shines a spotlight on pioneering projects through informative case studies presented...

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Passivhaus Social: Cardiff

Location: Cardiff, Wales

Time: 2-5pm

Organiser: Passivhaus Trust

Venue: Cardiff Met, Wales

The Welsh Government has set ambitious targets to reduce carbon emissions (80% by 2050). Passivhaus offers a robust way to radically reduce energy consumption in the built environment whilst also eliminating fuel poverty and improving occupant health outcomes. Specific objectives for the event are: Understand...

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WoodBUILD 2019 –Becoming a high-value forest nation

Location: Bangor University, Wales

Time: All day

Organiser: Woodknowledge Wales

Venue: Neuadd Reichel, Bangor University, Gwynedd LL57 2TR

The UK is the second largest importer of sawnwood in the World (after China). With global demand for timber set to treble in the coming years the case for increasing UK production is overwhelming. The expansion of forestry is a win win, with the self-evident...

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Visual Strength Grading - Softwoods

Location: High Wycombe

Time: 5-day course

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: The Horse Trust

A practical five-day course to grade softwood to the visual strength grades set out in BS 4978: 2007+A1:2011 'Specification for visual grading of softwood'.   This course is £1190.00 +VAT for non-members and £1070.00 +VAT for members.   You should attend this course if you are involved...

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Visual Strength Grading - Softwoods Refresher

Location: High Wycombe

Time: N/A

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: The Horse Trust

A two-day refresher course aimed at any graders whose registration to the Q-Mark VSG Scheme has lapsed for 2 years or more. This provides an overview of the subject and takes place in the last two days of the visual strength grading - softwood course....

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BM TRADA Talks Timber

Location: London

Time: All day

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: Royal Geographical Society, London, SW7 2AR

A technical conference for architects, engineers and construction professionals, covering designing, specifying and building with timber.   Why attend? Hear direct from experts in the timber, civil engineering and fire industries Learn more about timber from source to end use Meet and discuss the day’s...

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Pioneering the Potential - Natural Building Materials across the Weald & Downland

Location: Symposium at Lewes Depot

Time: 9:30am - 6pm

Organiser: Fourth Door

Venue: Lewes Depot, Pinwell Lane, Lewes, BN7 2JS

A full day introduction to natural building materials featuring a morning symposium and afternoon coach tour visiting projects, and demonstrating Sussex’s pioneering natural building materials role and potential.   Morning - Seminar speakers include: Anthony Thistleton - Waugh Thistleton Architects, the leading cross-laminated timber (CLT)...

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Timber Frame Construction

Location: Wednesbury

Time: All day

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: Element Wednesbury, Black Country New Road, Wednesbury, WS10 7NZ

This course is written to provide practical information of all aspects of timber frame construction. It explores reasons why timber frame has become such a popular method of building and aims to provide a better overall understanding of timber frame during design, the construction phase...

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Visual Strength Grading - Softwoods

Location: High Wycombe

Time: 5-day course

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: The Horse Trust

A practical five-day course to grade softwood to the visual strength grades set out in BS 4978: 2007+A1:2011 'Specification for visual grading of softwood'.   This course is £1190.00 +VAT for non-members and £1070.00 +VAT for members.   You should attend this course if you are involved...

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Visual Strength Grading - Softwoods Refresher

Location: High Wycombe

Time: Two days

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: The Horse Trust

A two-day refresher course aimed at any graders whose registration to the Q-Mark VSG Scheme has lapsed for 2 years or more. This provides an overview of the subject and takes place in the last two days of the visual strength grading - softwood course....

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Timber Frame Construction

Location: High Wycombe

Time: All-day event

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: Chiltern House, Stocking Lane, Hughenden Valley, High Wycombe, HP14 4ND

This course is written to provide practical information of all aspects of timber frame construction. It explores reasons why timber frame has become such a popular method of building and aims to provide a better overall understanding of timber frame during design, the construction phase...

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Offsite Expo

Location: Coventry

Time: All day

Organiser: Radar Communications

Venue: Ricoh Arena, Coventry

Offsite Expo brings together those who are driving change in the construction sector – the event will play host to over 100 leading manufacturers and component suppliers showcasing a broad spectrum of offsite solutions. Architects, engineers, contractors, local authorities and specifiers will be able to...

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Mass Timber Seminar - rothoschool on tour

Location: London

Time: All day

Organiser: rothoblas

Venue: The Building Centre, Store Street, London, WC1E 7BT

A two-day seminar being held at the Building Centre, London.   Full agenda and details TBC.

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UK Construction Week - Timber

Location: NEC Birmingham

Time: All day

Organiser: Media 10

Venue: NEC Birmingham

UK Construction Week is the UK’s largest construction event running from 8th - 10th October 2019 at the NEC Birmingham.   Timber section of the event covers a breadth of timber applications from timber frame, sawmills, merchants, glulam, SIPs, CLT, fixings and fastenings, timber cladding, doors/windows,...

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Timber Frame Construction

Location: Wednesbury

Time: All day

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: Element Wednesbury, Black Country New Road, Wednesbury, WS10 7NZ

This course is written to provide practical information of all aspects of timber frame construction. It explores reasons why timber frame has become such a popular method of building and aims to provide a better overall understanding of timber frame during design, the construction phase...

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Building with Timber - the only Carbon Neutral Material?

Location: London

Time: All day

Organiser: Green Register

Venue: Roots and Shoots, Walnut Tree Walk, Kennington, London, SE11 6DN

Following the sold out success of our showcase 'Hot Topic' conference of 2018, we're happy to announce "Building with Timber" comes to London for Summer 2019. The speakers are from a wide variety of disciplines including architects, contractors, community self builders, engineers and technical detailing...

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Visual Strength Grading - Hardwoods

Location: High Wycombe

Time: 3-day event

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: Horse Trust

A practical three-day course to grade hardwood to the visual strength grades set out in BS 5756: 2007+A1:2011 'Specification for visual grading of hardwood'.   This course is £715 +VAT for non-members and £645 +VAT for members.   You should attend this course if you are...

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Visual Strength Grading - Softwoods

Location: High Wycombe

Time: 5-day course

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: The Horse Trust

A practical five-day course to grade softwood to the visual strength grades set out in BS 4978: 2007+A1:2011 'Specification for visual grading of softwood'.   This course is £1190.00 +VAT for non-members and £1070.00 +VAT for members.   You should attend this course if you are involved...

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Visual Strength Grading - Softwoods Refresher

Location: High Wycombe

Time: Two days

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: The Horse Trust

A two-day refresher course aimed at any graders whose registration to the Q-Mark VSG Scheme has lapsed for 2 years or more. This provides an overview of the subject and takes place in the last two days of the visual strength grading - softwood course....

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21st International Conference on Healthy Buildings

Location: London

Time: All day

Organiser: The International Research Conference

Venue:

The International Research Conference is a federated organisation dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation within the conference program.   Events will run over a span of time during the conference depending on the number and length of the...

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Better Timber Buildings conference 2019

Location: Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR

Time: All day

Organiser: TRADA

Venue: Royal Geographical Society

The Better Timber Buildings conference returns this year, emboldened by its success in 2018, with a specially curated programme headlined by two fantastic keynote speakers.   Join us on 27 November 2019 at the Royal Geographical Society, London, for a concise one-day conference intended to...

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Timber Frame Construction

Location: High Wycombe

Time: All-day event

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: Chiltern House, Stocking Lane, Hughenden Valley, High Wycombe, HP14 4ND

This course is written to provide practical information of all aspects of timber frame construction. It explores reasons why timber frame has become such a popular method of building and aims to provide a better overall understanding of timber frame during design, the construction phase...

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Timber Frame Construction for Engineers

Location: High Wycombe

Time: All-day event

Organiser: BM TRADA

Venue: Chiltern House, Stocking Lane, Hughenden valley, High Wycombe, HP14 4ND

This course looks at the fundamentals of timber frame construction from an engineering perspective and should help engineers and designers involved in the industry to gain an in-depth understanding of how these systems work. The day starts with an introduction to the concept of timber...

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