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In-House Webinars

In-House Webinars

We can provide webinars in-house to suit your specific needs. Please look at the subject ranges in the list of the courses we offer and contact us to discuss your exact requirements

COVID-19 – New Course Dates

COVID-19 – New Course Dates

Training courses developed by the Environment Study Centre are designed to provide balanced and optimum training by qualified educators and therefore highly interactive. This means that the current courses are only suitable for face to face learning. Due to the...

New PAS2035 Course – Retrofit

New PAS2035 Course – Retrofit

A one day course providing an overview of PAS 2035 is now available to book. Until recently this has only been delivered as an in house course. For more information click here.

Our courses on energy efficiency retrofit – see what people think

Our courses on energy efficiency retrofit – see what people think

“I just wanted to thank you for the very informative sessions held earlier this week. They were extremely interesting and will be very helpful for my future studies, as well as future projects. I look forward to the possibility of attending similar courses on the...

Environment Study Centre at Retrofit Leaders Forum

Environment Study Centre at Retrofit Leaders Forum

Professor John Edwards, one of the UK’s leading retrofit experts, yesterday attended the Retrofit Leaders Forum at the RICS. Communicating best practice and developing ideas on how the UK can address its climate change emergency with retrofit, was the aim of this...

Free book on traditional building retrofit

Free book on traditional building retrofit

When you attend the SQA CITB 2-day Level 3 Award course in the energy efficiency retrofit of traditional buildings you will receive this free handbook. The next course takes place on the 2nd and 3rd September in London. Whilst as well as covering the basics in the...

New Retrofit Guide for Traditional Buildings

New Retrofit Guide for Traditional Buildings

The Institute for Historic Building Conservation (IHBC) has recently published its first guidance on retrofitting buildings. Authored by our tutor in retrofit Professor John Edwards, the guidance promotes an holistic approach to improving the energy efficiency of...

PAS2035 – NEW STANDARDS FOR RETROFIT

PAS2035 – NEW STANDARDS FOR RETROFIT

BSI have recently published official guidance that will set the standard for retrofitting UK homes. Environment Study Centre courses in retrofit will now feature PAS 2035. There is also a requirement for some of those retrofitting traditional buildings to hold the SQA...

A quality mark for our training – IHBC approved

A quality mark for our training – IHBC approved

The Environment Study Centre is now approved by the Institute for Historic Building Conservation (IHBC). This adds to the other credentials that we have. We are regulated by the RICS, a Training Partner of the CIOB, deliver training in partnership with CITB’s National...