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RIBA assessed CPD seminars from Leaderflush Shapland

As the UK's leading performance door and doorset manufacturer, Leaderflush Shapland has long experience and unrivalled expertise, regularly representing the industry on regulations and standards development committees.

As part of its commitment to education and training, the company offers a series of technical seminars on dedicated topics intended for architectural practices and contractors. Each seminar lasts for approximately 1 hour and three alternative topics are currently available:

Seminar 1 - Fire and Smoke Doorsets
  • The importance of doorsets
  • Current legislation
  • British and European Standards
  • Fire certification
  • BWF Certifire conformity certification


Seminar 2 - Accessibility
  • Disability Discrimination Act
  • Approved Document M and BS 8300
  • Effective clear opening widths
  • Glazing and ironmongery
  • Light Reflectance Values
  • Reduced-swing doorsets


Seminar 3 - Acoustic Doorsets
  • Acoustic theory
  • Laboratory testing
  • Approved Document E and Building Bulletin 93
  • Specification
  • On-site issues


In addition, an RIBA CPD Assessed guide - 'Leaderflush Shapland Technical Guide - Designing with Doors and Doorsets' - is available, covering all performance aspects and technical issues. This document acts as a companion to the Building Regulations, as well as CPD reading matter.

Download the Leaderflush Shpland Technical Guide » from our Literature section.
Alternatively request the guide by post on the form below.