This is a stand-alone training module which forms part of the BRE Property Flood Surveyor Training Course.
In this module, we will be looking at the different building and construction materials often used across the UK today. We will also take a look at some of the properties of this materials and consider the impacts of these properties in the context of flood resilience.
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Flood Resilience: Flood Risk Assessment – Part 1
In this module we will be looking at the different requirements around legislation, and key policy that is relevant for flooding in the UK. This will also review the assessment process for Flood Risk Assessment.
Property Flood Resilience Surveyors
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How Resilient Design Will Change Homes
This webinar will describe the challenges and reveal the solutions of the Flood Resistant Demonstration House and provide an insight of the learning that will inform future refurbishment and building practices.
An Introduction to Flood Resilience
In this 1 hour recorded webinar we will explain where floodwater can come from, and how the challenges of different flooding types impact infrastructure in various ways.