PCA Weekly News – 18th June 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: PCA’s Test Wall – Part III Flood & Coast Conference Registration Deadline – 22nd June Secure your place at the Conference Next LIVE CPD Webinar! BS 8102 Summary Document Ground Gas Technician Training The PCA is recruiting! Men’s Health Week PCA’s Test Wall Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 11th June 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Wall Tie Detectors – the comparison test POST highlights economic cost of invasive species Social Housing Regulation Bill Next LIVE CPD Webinar! Apprenticeships: on-site learning! BS 8102 Summary Document Invasive Species Week Round-up BS 8102 Summary Document The PCA is recruiting! Training Workshop Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 28th May 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: The impact of the Housing Ombudsman Report Test Wall Video – Part II in the series… NEW Online Technician Training – Ground Gas Protection Updating the Technical Document Library Next LIVE CPD Webinar! Building Regulations Webinar Missed the webinar? View the recording… The Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 21st May 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: The impact of RICS changes to knotweed categories Invasive Species Week – a review The PCA is recruiting! Next live CPD Webinar Let’s Meet our Speakers! Product Review – VA2 Wall Tie Locator Just when you thought you’d seen it all… Sign up Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 14th May 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Non Native Invasive Weeds – the ‘not so good’, the ‘really bad’ & the ‘ugly ones too’! Programme of events for Invasive Species Week Hodgson View: The Retrofit Express Next live CPD Webinar Buildings Regulations Webinar Wood Identification Amenity Sprayer Operator of the Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 7th May 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: New ‘Test Wall’ video BS 8102 at the conference Next LIVE CPD webinar BS 8102 Update course Mental Health Awareness Week Alternative Repair Strategies for Traditional Buildings Pocket book that ‘packs a punch’! New ‘Test Wall’ video We introduced you to our new Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 30th April 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: New herbicide Regulations – A game changer? BS 8102:2022 Update course launched! Next LIVE webinar Missed the webinar? View the recording… Defects in Cavity Construction Welcome to our New Member NNSS website updates New herbicide Regulations – A game changer? Those in the Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 23rd April 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Hodgson View: Property Flood protection Works – so why don’t we buy it? Tips for Social Media ‘Test Wall’ – Phase 1 underway… Next LIVE webinar Safe use of Biocides for Professional Users Stress Awareness Month – Show your Support Hodgson View: Property Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 16th April 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Hodgson View: Skills Shortage… Is ‘The Ferret Stick’ the future? Japanese knotweed online training – next dates Next LIVE webinar BSI’s Blog: BS8102 Welcome to our new member Senior Advisor Position – The Environment Agency Hodgson View: Skills Shortage… We have shared many Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 9th April 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Review of Approved Document F Build Back Better Initiative NEW Online course launched! Next LIVE webinar Dampness & Condensation training Apprenticeships – earn while you learn! Welcome to our new member Changes to RIDDOR Review of Approved Document F For those in the Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 2nd April 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Update to BS8102 – finally published! Book your place at the Conference RICS Guidance – launched, now what? Waterproofing Survey – an update Next LIVE webinar Knotweed on-site contamination & cell burial Missed the webinar? View the recording… Structural Waterproofing Surveyors Training Update Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 19th March 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Japanese knotweed starts early…. or is this the ‘new normal?’ Astute Insurance acquired by JMG Group PCA presents at PestEx A survey of UK waterproofing specialists Flood Protection: Top Tips Next LIVE webinar Ground Gas Protection: Installation & Verification Updated Guidance from HSE Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 12th March 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Donation Update Research Projects update Next LIVE webinar Understanding Traditional Building Construction Principles Updated Guidance from HSE Donation Update As reported last week, our donation of 15% of the value of our training and examination bookings taken this week, will be sent to the Disasters Emergency Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 5th March 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: PCA supports the people of Ukraine Why become a board member? The Building Envelope Research Network The role of a Retrofit Coordinator Futurebuild Conference Next LIVE webinar In the News… Surveyors Training: Management of Japanese knotweed HSE’s work-related stress webinars PCA supports the Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 26th Feb 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Flooding hits the headlines again! New online course launched! Structural Waterproofing Conference- What’s in store? First training course at new Scottish venue Next LIVE webinar Apprenticeships – Spaces available Missed the Webinar:? View the recording… Working with Display Screen Equipment Flooding hits the Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 19th February 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Best Practice Awards – 14th July 2022 Invasive Weeds & Environmental Policies Marketing Update – Where does the time go? CITB Skills & Training Fund Structural Waterproofing Conference Programme Webinar: RICS Japanese knotweed guidance Big Congratulations to PCA’s James Berry Knotweed Contamination & Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 12th February 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Delivering real value with an Apprenticeship Structural Waterproofing Conference Programme Revision of BS 8102 Diagnostics Update In the News… Webinar: RICS Japanese knotweed guidance Understanding Traditional Building Construction HSE Safety advice for young workers Delivering real value with an Apprenticeship We have shared Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 5th February 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: New RICS Guidance & the Media Reaction PCA attends L&G conference Energy Bills Rebate – Is it enough? Specialist Apprenticeship Programme Webinar: RICS Japanese knotweed guidance Home Improvement App New RICS Guidance & the Media Reaction Following the release of the new RICS Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 29th January 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: New Guidance on Japanese knotweed published! CITBS’s Funding for Travel & Accommodation Missed the latest Webinar? View the recording! New Upcoming Webinar: RICS Japanese knotweed guidance Surveyors Training in Scotland HSE’s Working Minds Campaign New Guidance on Japanese knotweed published! As reported last Read the full article…

PCA Weekly News – 22nd January 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week: Climate Change Risk Assessment – Does it change the way we think about Property? Apprenticeship: 10th cohort starts in March! Upcoming 2022 webinar programme January Webinar – Sprayed Foam and Roofs Initiative for Tool Theft Online Training – Structural Waterproofing Statutory Sick Pay Read the full article…