Defects prevention - hot topics

Training course overview

Driven by NHBC insights, this one day course covers the most common on-site issues found by NHBC. Through the exploration and debate of real-life examples, you will leave this course better equipped to mitigate the most common defects found in house building. 

Please note: To receive the full value of the training, it is recommended that this course should be delivered classroom based. 

Who should attend

This course is for any Site managers, Assistant site managers, Design teams and anyone else who wants an overview.

Why choose NHBC?

Develop knowledge of standards and best practice

Introduce yourself to the standards and best practice that will improve the quality of your construction.

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Reduce the most common defects

Become more confident on reducing the most common defects.

What you will learn

  • Substructure, ground floors & drainage
  • Superstructure – external masonry
  • Doors, windows & glazing
  • Pitched roofs
  • Flat roofs
  • Internal services
  • Fire stopping.

Course details

Course pricing

In-company £1,730 16
In-company (virtual) £1,645 14
Open £260 16
Open (virtual) £240 14

Prices are exclusive of VAT

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