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An Overview of the Data Protection Act
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An Overview of the DPA suitable for all disciplines.

This course is a must for anyone using or collating data of people and how not to get on the wrong side of the Act.

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £12.00

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An Overview of the Energy Performance of Buildings directive
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A guide to the Contents and Objectives of the Energy Performance of Building Directives.

Suitable for all members.

CPD = 2.0 Hours

Price £5.00

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Asbestos - The Hidden Killer - Part 2
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Further essential reading on asbestos and the risks associated to working in properties where asbestos could be.

 

ESSENTIAL reading for anyone working within property.

Written by Paul Walker, fellow of the Institute of domestic Energy Assessors (www.whatstheidea.org.uk) in dedication to his late father.

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £12.00

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Asbestos Awareness Part 1
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This introduction reading to asbestos is absolutely essential for anyone working in the property field. Learn how to identify asbestos and in particular if asbestos has been damaged and therefore dangerous!

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £10.00

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Basic Book-keeping & Accounts
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A short course designed to help give guidance on how to manage book-keeping more effectively.

Suitable for all members

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £10.00

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Carbon Monoxide Awareness
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Carbon monoxide is so dangerous because it can be within a property and you may not know until it is too late.

This course is essential reading for anyone working in property. Learn what carbon monoxide is and how you can protect yourself and the occupiers of properties from the effects of carbon monoxide poisoning.

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £10.00

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Dealing with Bad Debtors
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Unfortunately the energy industry has attracted some rather rogue companies and there seems to be many companies not paying assessors for works undertaken.

This course gives sound advice on how to tackle the issue if it happens to you and also how to protect yourself from getting involved with companies like this in the first place.

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £10.00

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Effective Customer Service Skills
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A half hour “taster” course designed to help with effective customer service skills by face to face and telephone contact.

Suitable for all members.

This course is FREE.

CPD = 0.5 Hours

Price £0.00

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Effective Marketing (on a small budget)
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Marketing is how people learn who you are and what product or service that you offer. without marketing, who will know who you are or what you do?

If you, like us, have a limited marketing budget then this course is a must for you. Simple ideas and tips on what marketing is and how you can reach your target audience on a small budget are covered in this course

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £5.00

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Handling complaints
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Handling Complaints.

This short course is designed to help you understand why complaints arise and how to ensure that complaints are resolved following correct procedure. This course is 30 minutes CPD.

Suitable for all members

CPD = 0.5 Hours

Price £6.00

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Health & Safety According to RdSap
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This CPD course covers the essential elements of RdSap in relation to Health & Safety and after completing the course you will have a greater understanding of the following topics and issues:

- Undertaking a thorough risk assessment
- Understanding health and safety regulations
- How to work safely alone

CPD = 1 hour

Please note that you need Adobe Reader (free download) to view this course. There is an alternative of a stand alone slide show that does not need any special software to view.

CPD = 1.0 Hours

Price £10.00

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Introduction to Insulation
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A course designed to understand the history of insulation, broaden the knowledge of certain types of insulation and how they are used.

Suitable for all Energy Assessors

CPD = 2 hours.

CPD = 2.0 Hours

Price £10.00

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Introduction to Thermography in the Building Environment
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This course is designed to give an understanding and introduction into thermography in the building environment, how infrared technology works, the theory behind thermography and why thermography is becoming more popular in the UK with regards to heat loss to buildings.

 

Written by Paul Walker, an IDEA member who is a qualified Thermographer.

 

3 Hours CPD

CPD = 4 Hours

Price £15.00

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Inventory Training Course
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This course is a full training course which on completion will give you the skills required to produce inventory reports for domestic properties. Suitable for those who are already working within the property industry.

Suitable for all members.

CPD = 5 hours.

CPD = 5.0 Hours

Price £20.00

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LPG For low Energy Buildings
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1f you live in an area where there is a fair chance that properties may use LPG, or are just interested in learning more about LPG, then this course is for you. In the latest of our series of CPD modules, we look at the environmental benefits of using liquefied petroleum gas as a power source.

CPD = 1 hour

Please note that you need Adobe Reader (free download) to view this course. There is an alternative of a stand alone slide show that does not need any special software to view.

CPD = 1.0 Hours

Price £10.00

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Making an Impact & Influencing In The workplace
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This course is designed to help you understand how you can make an impact or influence within your business using your own personal skills and using the “art of saying no” This course is for anyone who wants to change their attitude towards business and working relationships in a positive way.

Suitable for all members

CPD = 2hrs

CPD = 2.0 Hours

Price £10.00

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Personal safety & Security
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This course is designed to give you all of the information needed to stay safe whilst working

 

Suitable for all

 

CPD: 2 hours

CPD = 2.0 Hours

Price £10.00

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Quality Management Systems
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An essential bite sized course on QMS, what it is and why it is mandatory for a DEA

CPD = 30 Minutes

Please note that you need Adobe Reader (free download) to view this course. There is an alternative of a stand alone slide show that does not need any special software to view.

CPD = 0.5 Hours

Price £10.00

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Renewable Energy Sources (Part 2)
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Course to be taken after Part one - “Understanding the Environment and the need for Renewable energy”.

Suitable for all members

CPD = 2.5 hours.

CPD = 2.5 Hours

Price £10.00

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Search Engine Optimisation
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Make the most of your website by using these skills to get your website higher up the search engine rankings!

This course has been written by john Langer of Arooney Web Development (www.arooney.co.uk) our IT guru!

If you have a website or intend to get one that you maintain yourself then this short course will explain how to make sure that search engines take notice of it.


Suitable for all members.

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £15.00

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The Property Misdescriptions Act
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An Overview of what it entails, what it covers and how to stay within the legal boundaries.

 

ESSENTIAL reading for domestic energy assessors and estate agents

CPD = 2.5 Hours

Price £10.00

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Time Management and prioritising
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A short course designed to help give guidance on how to manage your work more effectively.

Suitable for all members

CPD = 1.5 hours.

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £6.00

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U & R Values
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On this course we will be defining U values and R values in specific units of measurement.

Suitable for all members

CPD = 2.5 hours. Please note that you need Adobe Reader (free download) to view this course.

CPD = 2.5 Hours

Price £10.00

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Understanding the Environment (Part 1)
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The effects on our climate and how changes are being implemented.
(To be completed before moving on to “RENEWABLE ENERGY” Course (Part two).

Suitable for all members

CPD = 1.5 hours.

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £10.00

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Using Pinterest Social Networking platform for your business
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This is a beginners guide to understanding Pinterest.com and how it can work for your business.

In an ever changing world where technology is used more and more often to advertise products and services, it is even more important than ever to understand social media and how interacting with your prospective clients can make you stand out from your competitiors.

This is our first short course on social media networks, starting with pinterest.com and how it works and why it should be used for your business. We will be following up with courses on twitter for business and facebook business pages.

CPD: 1 hour

CPD = 1.0 Hours

Price £10.00

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Working at Height and Ladder Safety
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This course provides information and useful tips on ladder health and safety, risk assessment, working at height and good practice when using a ladder.

Suitable for all members

CPD = 1.5 hrs. Please note that you need Adobe Reader (free download) to view this course.

CPD = 1.5 Hours

Price £10.00

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