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External walls

2-part series

Part 1: Structure and insulation

Part 2: Render, cavity trays and

         damp-proof course (DPC)

In recent years NHBC has seen a marked increase in the number of claims related to external walls.  In this webinar, we will discuss the causes and share our good practice guidance so we can work together to deliver exceptional quality homes for your customers. 

Split into two parts, this webinar will cover the following:

Part 2: Render, cavity trays and damp-proof course (DPC)

We'll discuss our claims and site experience to give you an overall picture of what we see day-to-day, finishing with practical examples of good practice so you can implement them right away.

1 October 2019: 1pm - 30 minute presentation with 15 minutes for Q&A


Who should attend

Site Management teams (all levels)

Design and Contract managers

Architectural and design team members


Customer Care Team members

What you'll learn

Parts one and two:

Which build areas require frequent attention

How to achieve compliance with NHBC requirements and Building Regulations

How to improve quality and promote awareness of good practice on site

Meet the trainer

Chris Bruin

These webinars will be led by Chris Bruin.

Find out more

Contact us

For enrolments, bookings or queries, please call or email Sophie Setterfield on 01908 747033 or training@nhbc.co.uk.

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