Continual Professional Development Seminars

fischer UK is accredited by The Construction CPD Certification Service and offers approved CPD accredited training seminars.

  • Presentations last for about 1 hour
  • fischer representative available for Techical Consulation
  • A complimentary lunch is provided
  • All attendees receive a CPD certificate


An opportunity to discover more about correct specification of anchors from the world’s largest fixing manufacturer including:

  • Latest innovations in Anchor Technology
  • Approvals - including European Technical Approvals
  • Latest Design Methods – ETAG 001 Annex C, TR 29, CEN TS 1992
  • Forthcoming BS 8539 and its impact on Designer and Contractor
  • Design of Anchors using design software FIXPERIENCE
  • Case study – how to optimise anchor connections
NEW! CFA seminar – Introduction to BS 8539:2012

Introduction to the Code of Practice for the selection and installation of post-installed anchors. Seminar outlines the roles and responsibilities of all the stakeholders, promoting safe use of anchors for safety critical applications.

Design of Anchors to the latest Regulations using FIXPERIENCE

Are you ready?

  • What influences the performance of anchors
  • Design methodology
  • Latest regulations
  • Presentation of design software FIXPERIENCE
  • Project case study demonstrating how to optimize anchor connections quickly and safely
Basic Principles of Fixings

The main objective is to highlight the basic principles of correct fixing specification and the latest developments in fixing technology

Topics covered in this seminar:

  • Various fixing solutions for different substrates
  • Latest innovations in anchors’ technology
  • Approvals
  • Project examples
  • Bad practice examples, accidents and how to avoid them
  • Design of Heavy duty anchors in accordance to European Technical Approval Guidance using design software FIXPERIENCE

Special topics like design of heavy duty anchors, latest design software FIXPERIENCE, European Technical Approvals, anchors performance in fire and corrosion of fixings can also be included on request.

Advanced Solutions for Rainscreen Facades with Undercut Anchors Technology

Topics covered in this seminar:

  • Rainscreen principle
  • Potential problems with conventional cladding methods
  • Advanced cladding solutions
  • Undercut anchors for cladding panels
  • Project examples
Basic principles of fire stop and fire stop products

Topics covered in this seminar:

  • How does fire start
  • Role of Firestop
  • Building regulations & Approvals
  • Statistics
  • How Firestop products work
  • Typical products
  • Firestop systems
Hall of Shame

Bad practice and fixing failure examples, why they happened and how they can be avoided

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