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Seminar Title: Benefits of Solid Surface in Architectural Applications

The seminar objectives will be to outline the practical uses of Acrylic Solid Surfacing material in commercial applications. We will also be covering the features of Solid Surface, the colour variations, and the bespoke colours that can be developed with solid surface.

  • Practical use of Solid Surface in commercial applications.

  • Colour variations of Solid Surface and achievable effects.

  • Features of Acrylic Solid Surface.

  • Health and Safety in installing Solid Surface.

  • Basics of installing Solid Surface.

  • Solid Surface and the Environment.

After the seminar, you should have knowledge of the chemical composition and colour science of Acrylic Solid Surface Material. We will also be discussing the health and safety features of solid surfacing including the fire safety rating and environmental impact. Additionally, we will also be covering the key features of Solid Surface including UV resistance and thermoformability. With the features of Solid Surface, you will be able to see how Solid Surface can be applied to different projects and the reasons for and against specifying solid surface for projects. Finally, you will learn basic techniques of fabrication and installation of conventional solid surface materials.



Core Curriculum Subjects

Design, Construction and Technology

Knowledge Level

General Awareness

Seminar Duration

2 hours

Core Curriculum Information

The RIBA Core Curriculum has been created by the RIBA for its members to ensure that key architectural skills are covered in learning activities. Chartered members are obliged to undertake a minimum of 20 of their yearly 35 hours CPD from this curriculum, with two hours of CPD time in each of ten key topics.

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