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PCA Weekly News - 2nd July 2022

In your weekly PCA update this week:

  • Is the new Approved Document F a good thing?
  • Structural Waterproofing Conference - Meet the Speakers!
  • Building Conservation Summer School
  • Missed the Webinar? View the recording...!
  • Online Retrofit Training
  • The PCA is recruiting!

Is the new Approved Document F a good thing?

Much has been written about the new Approved Document F (ADF), including a recent blog from PCA's Technical Manager James Berry where he highlighted the key changes to this revised document. This time, PCA Chairman John Bradley shares his thoughts on Approved Document F and the dilemma this brings to many within the sector. Is this a good thing, or a catalyst for some negative unintended consequences? To read the full blog, you can click on the button below....  

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Structural Waterproofing Conference - Meet the Speakers!

It is less than 2 weeks until our Structural Waterproofing Conference, which takes place on 14th July 2022 and we are looking forward to welcoming many of you to this event! We will be hearing from leading individuals within the structural waterproofing industry and have a packed programme across three sessions which will cover: Podium Decks, Water Management and BS 8102 - Setting a New Standard. To meet our speakers, session chairs and those taking part in the panel debate, you can click on the link below. 

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Building Conservation Summer School

PCA's CEO Steve Hodgson recently attended the Building Conservation Summer School. Whilst the training course may not have changed Steve's views on building conservation, its importance, its purpose and its limitations, it was in his words, 'one of the most engaging learning experiences I have ever encountered'. To read Steve's overview in full, you can click on the button below. 

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Missed the Webinar? View the recording...!

Thank you to all who joined the LIVE webinar earlier this week. PCA's Technical Manager James Berry delivered a very informative webinar on the update to Approved Document F, and there was plenty of engagement and some great questions asked and submitted. If you missed it, you can click the button below to watch the replay or to share with colleagues.... Our next webinar will follow on from the Structural Waterproofing conference as we share the videos and highlights from this event. More information will follow in the next week or so. 

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Online Retrofit Training

We can share with you that the next set of dates have been released for our online Retrofit Insulation Masterclass! There has never been a more important time to develop your knowledge on the challenges of retrofit, the regulations, the risks, building & moisture assessment, design & application, and much more. Contracting and Client Relationship Workshop Date: 13th & 14th September 2022 Cost: PCA Members - £195 +VAT / Non-members - £260 +VAT >> Need more information on the course - click here Contact the training team and book your place today, on 01480 400000 or email

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The PCA is recruiting!

The success and continued growth of the Property Care Association and the decision of our Technical Manager for Invasive Weeds, to phase in his retirement, means we are now looking for an enthusiastic and energetic candidate to strengthen our technical team. Could this be you? To find out more about what the role entails, click on the button below. Alternatively, contact Sue on 400000. 

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