Innovative Timber Buildings

Pointsbuild presents Innovative Timber Buildings

Innovative Timber Buildings

Course Description

New design concepts using engineered timber products are promising to increase sustainability and construction efficiency. Cross laminated timber (CLT) and other laminated products are appearing in multi-level building designs of 10 storeys and more.

This course is based on Liam Dewar’s presentation at WoodSolutions Seminars 2011.

Learn more about innovative timber buildings by taking this course from Pointsbuild.

Upon completion of this course, you will earn 1 point toward your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training.


Learning format:

  • Online
  • Video

Course Outcomes:
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the natural attributes of timber in structural applications for small scale, wide spans and multi-storey buildings
  • Demonstrate awareness of recent developments in the use of timber in multi-storey construction in Europe
  • Apply aspects of sustainable design practices and strategies through the design and specification of timber products
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

Format of Certification


Method of Obtaining Certification

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


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