Eco Renovation for Builders

02/03/2021to 13/03/2021 5.30pm - 7pm

With growing demand for householder green refurbishment, this high-quality online course is designed for small-scale building firms, contractors and sole traders.


Run by experienced retrofit contractor Nick Parsons, across four sessions (and a COVID-safe practical session ), this course will help bridge knowledge gaps, understand materials limitations, respect airtightness and consider risks.

You may have experience of solid wall insulation or low carbon M&E works and want to extend your services, or you may want to underpin practical knowledge with theory.

Who for
This course is for sole traders, micro-businesses, site managers at small firms who work on any building projects of which Part L applies.

Significant discounts apply for contractors who work in the Greater Manchester area.

The course focuses on the fabric aspects of work and therefore most relevant to general builders, joiners and those interested in becoming retrofit specialists.

Architects and consultants keen to understand retrofit from the contractor perspective and householders who are competent/keen DIY-ers may also find it useful.

Dates and Times
This is a four-part course and all parts must be taken together. The practical session is an additional session with limited space. Places are given on a first come first serve basis.

Online sessions:
Tuesday 2nd March, 5.30 – 7pm
Thursday 4th March, 5.30 – 7pm
Tuesday 9th March, 5.30 – 7pm
Thursday 11th March, 5.30 – 7pm

Practical session:
Saturday 13th March 10am – 12.00 noon

Standard ticket – £35

Discounted ticket for Greater Manchester based Building Contractors – £19