Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

SE Controls can provide comprehensive approved CPD seminars to educate, inform and help develop your knowledge and understanding of the application and principles of smoke and environmental ventilation systems.

Our experts deliver guidance and best practice advice through a structured approach that keeps you up to date with the latest industry developments and regulations in a proactive manner for effective professional development.

Our CPD seminars can be delivered at your offices for convenience and a completed certificate of attendance is awarded.

Golden Thread and Live Compliance

This seminar explains the implications of the Golden Thread by following the journey of an AOV (automatic opening vent for smoke ventilation) through its product life cycle.

Smoke ventilation products are a key part of the wider safety case for residential buildings. The principal of providing up to date; accurate digital information about these assets is central to the Building Safety Bill and the forthcoming BS 8466 - 1 Digital Management of Fire Safety Information. The presentation explores the use of digital technology to maintain and validate these products and how this can assist responsible persons in the Golden Thread.

Smoke Ventilation for Residential Buildings

This seminar discusses the issues of smoke control systems in residential buildings, focusing on natural smoke ventilation systems, and compliance with current building regulations, design considerations and types of systems available with case studies of applications.

Topics Covered:

  • Description of the principles of smoke ventilation systems
  • Products and systems available for effective ventilation
  • What regulations are in place
  • How the regulations impact on the system
  • Design considerations
  • Application case studies of finished projects

Automated Window Control

This seminar explains the basis and benefits of window automation and its supporting control technology. It also covers when and where window automation should be used, design, specification and installation guidance and relevant regulations.

Topics Covered:

  • Explanation of the basic principles of controlled window automation
  • The reasoning and justification of window operation
  • How would you automate a window
  • What do you need to consider when you want to automate a window
  • How do you control it
  • The design process – trying to get it right
  • What regulations govern window automation


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