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The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has secured funding from the Employer Ownership of Skills initiative (E-OS) to fund skills training that will create jobs, raise skills and drive enterprise and economic growth.  The FMB has appointed CoRE to deliver Technical Skills training on an exclusive basis. This means that eligible courses offered by CoRE will be subsidised at a reduce rate.

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  • Building Services Retrofit (Stoke based)

    Start Date: 02/10/2014

    This unit has been subsidised by the Employer Ownership of Skills initiative (E-OS) in partnership with the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). This Masterclass will be delivered by CoRE Fellows Alan Clarke (Energy Consultant) and John Willoughby (Energy Consultant)  The focus of this...

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  • Building Fabric Retrofit (Stoke based)

    Start Date: 07/10/2014

    This unit has been subsidised by the Employer Ownership of Skills initiative (E-OS) in partnership with the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). This CPD Accredited CoRE Masterclass is presented by Mark Elton (Partner, sustainableBYdesign) and Peter Rickaby (Managing Director, Rickaby...

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  • Building Services Retrofit (London based)

    Start Date: 07/10/2014

    This unit is London based. This Masterclass will be delivered by CoRE Fellows Alan Clarke & John Willoughby (Energy Consultant).  The focus of this masterclass is on retrofitting domestic buildings with new services: ventilation, heating, hot water, lighting and appliances, and their...

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  • Retrofit Building Physics (Stoke based)

    Start Date: 13/10/2014

    This unit is Stoke based.   This unit provides essential technical knowledge of building physics for retrofit, with particular emphasis on how energy is used in and flows through buildings, and on how moisture interacts with and migrates through the building fabric.  The aim of the unit is...

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  • Building Fabric Retrofit (London based)

    Start Date: 13/10/2014

    This unit is London based. This CPD Accredited CoRE Masterclass is presented by Mark Elton (Partner, sustainableBYdesign).  The focus of this masterclass is on retrofitting domestic buildings to improve insulation and air tightness, minimise thermal bridging and eliminate or control the...

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  • Whole House Retrofit (E-OS subsidised course)

    Start Date: 23/10/2014

    This unit has been subsidised by the Employer Ownership of Skills initiative (E-OS) in partnership with the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). This Masterclass will be delivered by CoRE Fellows Robert Prewett (Partner, Prewett Bizley Architects) and Russell Smith (Managing Director, Parity...

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  • Responsible Retrofit of Traditional Buildings (Scotland)

    Start Date: 28/10/2014

    This unit is presented by Encraft. Most buildings constructed before 1920 incorporate traditional types of construction that are no longer in use for new buildings, and with which the retrofit industry is not yet familiar.  These buildings often rely on vapour permeable materials to allow...

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  • Ventilation for Retrofit (London based)

    Start Date: 30/10/2014

    This unit is London based This unit is presented by Peter Rickaby (Managing Director, Rickaby Thompson Associates). Effective ventilation is critical to successful domestic retrofit, and poor ventilation can lead to problems such as poor indoor air quality, poor energy performance,...

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  • Fundamentals of Solid Wall Insulation (London based)

    Start Date: 03/11/2014

    This unit has is London based This unit is delivered by Peter Rickaby (Managing Director, Rickaby Thompson) and provides a generic introduction to solid wall insulation (SWI - both internal and external) as a precursor to the product-specific training courses for installers offered by...

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  • Ventilation for Retrofit (Stoke based)

    Start Date: 06/11/2014

    This unit has been subsidised by the Employer Ownership of Skills initiative (E-OS) in partnership with the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). This unit is presented by Ian Orme (Principal Consultant, BSRIA) and Peter Rickaby (Managing Director, Rickaby Thompson Associates). Effective...

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  • Retrofit Building Physics (London based)

    Start Date: 06/11/2014

    This unit is London based.   This unit provides essential technical knowledge of building physics for retrofit, with particular emphasis on how energy is used in and flows through buildings, and on how moisture interacts with and migrates through the building fabric.  The aim of the unit is...

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  • Fundamentals of Solid Wall Insulation (Stoke based)

    Start Date: 13/11/2014

    This unit has been subsidised by the Employer Ownership of Skills initiative (E-OS) in partnership with the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). This unit is delivered by Peter Rickaby (Managing Director, Rickaby Thompson Associates) and Russell Smith (Managing DIrector, Parity Projects); and...

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  • Responsible Retrofit of Traditional Buildings (London based)

    Start Date: 13/11/2014

    This unit is London based This unit is presented by Encraft. Most buildings constructed before 1920 incorporate traditional types of construction that are no longer in use for new buildings, and with which the retrofit industry is not yet familiar.  These buildings often rely on vapour...

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  • Retrofit Coordination and Risk Management (London based)

    Start Date: 18/11/2014

    This unit is London based This unit is presented by Robert Prewett (Owner, Prewett Bizley Architects) and Peter Rickaby (Managing Director, Rickaby Thompson Associates). This masterclass first explains the mission-critical role of the Retrofit Coordinator in providing end-to-end retrofit...

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  • Responsible Retrofit of Traditional Buildings (Stoke based)

    Start Date: 26/11/2014

    This unit has been subsidised by the Employer Ownership of Skills initiative (E-OS) in partnership with the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). This unit is presented by Neil May, Chief Executive of Natural Building Technologies and Chair of the Sustainable Traditional Buildings Association...

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  • Retrofit Coordination and Risk Management (Stoke based)

    Start Date: 02/12/2014

    This unit has been subsidised by the Employer Ownership of Skills initiative (E-OS) in partnership with the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). This unit is presented by Robert Prewett (Owner, Prewett Bizley Architects) and Peter Rickaby (Managing Director, Rickaby Thompson Associates)....

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