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TC46: Basic Building Construction and Common Defects

London [SOLD OUT]

DATE: 14th March 2017

VENUE: Broadway House, Tothill Street, London SW1H 9NQ

1 day: 09:30AM - 05:00PM

Price for Members of
ARMA and IRPM: £ 195.00+vat

Price for Non-Member: £ 270.00+vat

A one day course covering the basics and jargon of building structures. It will teach you what to look out for and when to advise calling in the experts. It's not designed to convert property managers into building surveyors but it will give you more confidence in your professional reporting, advice and recommendations.


General Construction

  • The basic structure of converted, new-build and older purpose built properties
  • Plumbing
  • Roofs
  • Superstructure
  • Foundations/Drains


  • Plumbing problems
  • Water ingress
  • Rising damp
  • Condensation
  • Dry rot/ wet rot
  • Roofing Issues
  • Subsidence
  • Fire


  • Beginners
  • Those of intermediate level
  • More experienced practitioners who know the legal framework required to safely manage a portfolio, but who are not as familiar with the practicalities of a building.



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