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Responsible Timber Sourcing CPD – May 17 | Register Now

17th May 2024, 1:00 pm
Join our Responsible Timber Sourcing CPD on May 17th to learn about sustainable timber procurement and Chain of Custody certification. Ideal for architects, designers, and specifiers, this accredited webinar is hosted by industry expert Charlie Law. Register now to advance your knowledge and meet global sustainability standards.

Responsible Timber Sourcing CPD For Specifiers

Date: Friday, 17th of May

Time: 13:00 – 14:00 BST

Location: Online (Zoom)

Registration: Click here to register!

Overview:

Join us for a comprehensive, fully-accredited, one-hour Continuing Professional Development (CPD) course on Responsible Timber Sourcing. Ideal for architects, designers, and specifiers, this course dives into the essentials of responsible timber procurement and Chain of Custody certification.

Who Should Attend: 

This webinar is crucial for professionals involved in construction projects who are committed to sustainable building practices. Whether you’re looking to meet international standards or client expectations, this CPD will provide you with the knowledge you need.

Key Learning Points: 

  • Understanding Forest Certification:

     Discover the global importance of forest certification and how it impacts the environment and business practices.

  • UK Timber Market Insights:

  • Learn about the drivers for using certified timber within the UK market.
  • Certification Schemes: 

  •  An overview of the requirements of the UK government’s timber procurement policy and how PEFC and other certification schemes meet these requirements.
  • Model Timber Specification Clause:

  • See what an effective timber specification clause looks like.
  • Chain of Custody Certification:

  • Gain insights on how chain of custody certification works and what vital information you need.

Presenter: 

Charlie Law, a seasoned professional with over 30 years in the construction sector, will lead this webinar. With a rich background working for top firms such as BAM, Kier, and Lendlease, Charlie brings a wealth of knowledge. He currently serves as Head of Construction & ESG at the Pallet Loop and Sustainability Director at Timber Development UK (TDUK).

Sign Up Today!

Enhance your understanding and compliance with green building standards and responsible sourcing policies. Secure your spot in our next session by registering here.