Making it last: Timber durability and exterior wood finishes

Pointsbuild presents Making it last: Timber durability and exterior wood finishes

Making it last: Timber durability and exterior wood finishes

Course Description

Durable timber design is a sustainability issue as good timber used outside shouldn’t suffer due to poor selection and detailing. This course will present broad guidelines for balancing species performance, site conditions, architectural intent in finishes and maintenance, and an effective building service life.

Learn more about timber durability and exterior wood finishes 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:
  • Understand the characteristics of timber
  • Elaborate on how weathering, decay and hazards affect timber
  • Design for durability and reduced decay
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

Lifetime

Prerequisites

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

Digital

Method of Obtaining Certification

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

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