Woodknowledge Wales is pleased to announce that we are partnering with the Structural Timber Association (STA) to bring their fire safety conference  to Wales.  The STA is running a series of these conferences across the UK in 2018.  STA has kindly made available the STA membership rate (£45) to Woodknowledge Wales members. Please contact us to get promotional booking code.

The purpose of these conferences is to provide updates on the latest Site Safe Procedures and complementary Fire Risk Management and Fire Safety Information – including 16 steps to Fire Safety and the Structural Timber Association latest advice notes.


08.30 – 09.00 Registration and Coffee
09.00 – 09.10 Introduction – STA Leading the Way on Fire Safety Advice, Andrew Carpenter, STA
09.10 – 09.30 CDM and Legal Responsibilities, Alan Tate, Michelmores LLP
09.30 – 10.10 Fire Safety During Construction – STA Site Safe and Guidance, Martin Milner, Milner Associates
10.10 – 10.40 Site Safe Audit Updates & Registration, Trevor Richards, Cogent Consulting
10.40 – 11.10 Tea and Coffee
11.10 – 11.20 Sponsor Show Case, Martin Braithwaite, Resistant Building Products
11.20 – 11.30 Sponsor Show Case, Marcus Saunders, Lucas Fettes
11.30 – 12.00 Fire Safety in service – Building Regulations and STA Guidance, Martin Milner, Milner Associates
12.00 – 12.30 Open Forum – Q & A
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch (and event close for non-STA members)
13.30 – 14.30 STA Member Workshop*

Who should attend?

Open to STA members and non-members including system manufacturers, house builders, contractors, clients, designers, erectors, architects, HSE & CFOA members.

How to book

Please book here via the STA website. Enter your details and at the very bottom of the registration page please enter the promotional code (available to WKW members, contact us for the code).


Event details

Date: 25/01/2018

Time: 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Location: Future Inns Hotel, Hemingway Road, Cardiff Bay, CF10 4AU

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