Code of Practice for Property Flood Resilience

The long awaited Code of Practice has been delivered. This document purports to be the collective thoughts and best practices as laid out by the great and the good of the property level flood protection world. In essence this is a relatively small band of people with diverse backgrounds who Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 8th February 2020

In your weekly PCA update this week: Just 1 Week until PCA’s First Ever Webinar! CITB Funding – Have you claimed your FREE MONEY? National Apprenticeship Week 2020 PCA Supports New Amenity Standard EHCA Inspections on Hazardous Chemicals PCA Training – Calling Invasive Weed Technicians Managing the Risks of Musculoskeletal Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 1st February 2020

In your weekly PCA update this week: NEW Ground Gas Protection Group PCA Supports New Amenity Standard Consultation Deadline on Approved Document F Register for PCA’s First Ever Webinar! Become a Mental Health First Aider for your Company Consultation Launched for Building Regulations Beat the Winter Blues with PCA Training Read the full article…

PCA Supports New Amenity Standard

The Property Care Association is playing a key role in a new initiative from the Amenity Forum, which has been developed to create assured standards in amenity management and will be launched on 4th February at an event in Scotland. PCA is a Foundation Partner of the Standard For those Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 25th January 2020

In your weekly PCA update this week: PCA Events Diary 2020 – Save the Dates! Property Flood Resilience Code of Practice A Series of Webinars How Thoughts on Mental Health Turned into Action Amenity Forum “Update” Events Apprenticeship Success for Amber! Beat the Winter Blues with PCA Training Welcome to Read the full article…

Launch of Property Flood Resilience Code of Practice

The long awaited Property Flood Resilience Code of Practice, developed through CIRIA, is finally now scheduled to be launched at an event in Westminster on the 10th February. Code of Practice developed by flood professionals The invitation to the launch event clearly sets out the importance placed on the issue Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 18th January 2020

In your weekly PCA update this week: A Series of Webinars Kickoff 2020 with an Apprenticeship Another endorsement for the Joint Methodology Belgium’s Historic Environment and Beyond A Spotlight on the Benefits of Membership 2020 Subscriptions, Enhanced Listings and CPD Invoices Beat the Winter Blues with PCA Training Welcome to Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 11th January 2020

In your weekly PCA update this week: Wishing you all a Prosperous 2020 Amenity Forum launch New Standard PCA Represents Members at LABC Conference UK expertise applied to Japanese Knotweed in Netherlands Mental Health First Aid Training Course Spam Email Alert Claiming to be PCA National Minimum Wage Increase A Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 21st December 2019

In your weekly PCA update this week: 2019 a Challenging Year – Roll on 2020 – View from our CEO Highlights from the 2019 PCA Awards A Great Second Week for Cohort 1! New Invasive Weed Technical Documents Available Save the Dates: Spring Regional Meetings 2020 Beat the Winter Blues Read the full article…

2019 a Challenging Year – Roll on 2020

‘Boy oh Boy’…what a year it has been! I think it is fair to say 2019 has been a challenging year for many of us. With political uncertainty, a slowing of the housing markets and nervousness from investors, most would agree that the year, commercially at least, has been one Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 14th December 2019

In your weekly PCA update this week: Hodgson View: Damp in Traditional Buildings New Legislation for Alien Invasive Species Property Flood Resilience Recovery Support Scheme Addressing the Future Needs of our Members Annual Review Meetings with CITB Correction to Subscriptions Discount Date Members have their say on a New Building Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 7th December 2019

In your weekly PCA update this week: Another ‘weedy’ great conference! Structural Waterproofing Technical Documents Best Practice Awards – The Winners! Conference Presentations Now Live! Work Continues to Get Knotweed Guidance Updated Paper Submitted for Peer Review 2020 Subscription, Enhanced Listings & CPD Invoices Beat those Winter Blues with PCA Read the full article…

Another ‘weedy’ great conference!

The Property Care Association returned to The Slate at Warwick University for the 5th International Invasive Weed Conference on the 21st November. We are pleased to say delegate numbers were up again to 170 giving us the biggest attendance to date. Attendees were treated to an excellent programme of speakers Read the full article…

Hodgson View: Damp in Traditional Buildings

It’s funny how things turn out sometimes.  At the very beginning of 2019 I was asked to attend a meeting by a friend and colleague at Historic England. That initial meeting, of what became a working group to a new Methodology for dampness in traditional buildings, took place at Historic Read the full article…

Launch of New Methodology for Traditional Buildings

After almost a year in the making, the Property Care Association is proud to announce the launch of a new methodology that has the potential to deliver a ‘joined-up approach’ to investigating damp in traditional buildings. An historic backed methodology for traditional buildings First announced and presented at the recent Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 30th November 2019

In your weekly PCA update this week: #IBPC2019: What a Conference it was! PCA Best Practice Awards Raises £1,855 for CRUK! Building Regulations Manual Update Ground Gas Protection Group Meeting Structural Waterproofing Meeting Beat those Winter Blues with PCA Training December Board Meeting   #IBPC2019 – What a conference it Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 16th November 2019

In your weekly PCA update this week: Supporting Mental Health Awareness 1 Day, 2 Conferences – 1 week to go! NEW Mental Health Course – PCA Members Only! Membership Satisfaction Survey PCA Codes of Practice can help members Skills and Training Fund – FREE MONEY! Invasive Weed Control Group – Read the full article…