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BCFA CPD

The BCFA CPD program offers a range of events which can be used to develop skills and knowledge when specifying contract products for commercial projects and applications. Delivered by professionals within the BCFA membership BCFA CPD material is generic, well balanced and focuses on the design context in which a product is to be used. The specifier will come away with a clear understanding of how to specify the product, how the product will help them to do a better job, how to avoid incorrect applications and how to think in a new way in the context of the product and its usage.

What is a BCFA CPD and what are the benefits?

BCFA Accredited CPD's 

Testing and Specifying Contract Upholstery Fabrics

This seminar is delivered by BCFA member Agua Fabrics

Type: Seminar
This seminar will look at

  • Fire retardancy, Levels of and Testing Procedures
  • Water Proofing Fabrics, Benefits in Commercial Spaces
  • Fabric StrengthStain
  • Resistance, Effectiveness
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Duration: 1Hour

Cost: Free

Regions Covered: Nationwide

Knowledge level: General Awareness

Contact: Suzanne Ralton

Telephone: 020 8205 0050

Email: suzanne@aguafabrics.com

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Specifying & Restoring, Lincrusta wallcoverings and it derivatives on commercial and residential projects

This seminar is delivered by BCFA member Lincrusta

Type: Seminar
This seminar will look at

  • Technical Information / Project Support both on site & off site for commercial and residential projects
  • Fire- rated material and its application 
  • Advantages and Disadvantages, maintenance and life cycle of Lincrusta Wallcoverings 
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Duration: 1Hour

Cost: Free

Regions Covered: Nationwide

Knowledge level: General Awareness

Contact: Andrew Sarson

Telephone: 01524 35110

Email: andy.sarson@lincrusta.com

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The Future of the Workplace and the Way we Work


This seminar is delivered by BCFA member Edge Design

Type: Seminar

How will the Workplace change and how will Workplace designers accommodate the significant impact of technology in the next 5 to 10 years?

This dynamic and stimulating CPD poses fascinating questions and postulates a number of alternative scenarios. Presented by Edge Design and created through exhaustive research and analysis of the thoughts of many of the leaders in the sector.

If your Interior Architects, Workplace Designers and Interior Designers want to understand how their design parameters might change in the near future this CPD will give them a creative insight, stimulus for debate and a glimpse into the future.

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Duration: 1Hour

Cost: Free

Regions Covered: Nationwide

Knowledge level: General Awareness

Contact: Kim Findlay

Telephone: 0207 253 7277

Email: kfindlay@edgedesign.furniture

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The WELLv2 Building Standard and how floor covering impacts health and well-being

This seminar is delivered by BCFA member Milliken

Type: Seminar
This seminar identifies key considerations for effective signage. It will help you understand the following topics:

  • Understand the significance of designing spaces with a focus on human health and well-being
  • Become familiar with the origin and Concepts of the WELLv2 Building Standard
  • By reviewing in detail the Concepts of the WELL v2 Building Standard that specifically reference flooring, learn about how particular aspects of flooring can impact health and well-being in the built environment
  • Understand how careful consideration in the specification of flooring, and in particular carpet and luxury vinyl tile, can help contribute towards achieving the WELL Building Standard certification for future projects.
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Duration: 1Hour

Cost: Free

Regions Covered: Nationwide

Knowledge level: General Awareness

Contact: Morag Girdwood

Telephone: 07837 444408

Email: morag.girdwood@mocommsmarketing.com

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