Detailing For Water: Why Do Buildings Leak?

Pointsbuild presents Detailing For Water: Why Do Buildings Leak?

Detailing For Water: Why Do Buildings Leak?

Course Description

In this ‘nuts and bolts’ course on detailing for water, Ric offers practical solutions on preventing water ingress. The course covers detailing for roofs and parapets, windows and walls, basements and footings.

Ric discusses both good and bad examples of detailing for water and also includes helpful references to the BCA.

Learn more about detailing for water and why buildings leak by taking this course from Pointsbuild.

Upon completion of this course, you will earn 2 points toward your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training.


Learning format:

  • Online
  • Video

Course Outcomes:
  • Describe measures to prevent water entry through roofs and parapets
  • Describe measures to prevent water entry through walls, windows and cladding
  • Outline the drainage systems required to prevent water entry into basements
Course Details:

Target Audience

This course is ideal for anyone looking to improve their skills or start a career in the construction Industry.

Access Timeframe



There are no prerequisites to this course but a general understanding of the building industry would benefit the learner.
Certificate Info:

Type of Certification

Certificate of Completion

Method of Obtaining Certification

Upon successful completion of a course, the learner can download their certificate from their Member Area.


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