Temporary demountable structures
Date & Time

28 February 2020
10:00 - 17:30

Location

47-58 Bastwick Street, London
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Price

Standard: (From) £345 + VAT

Members: (From) £265 + VAT

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Temporary demountable structures

Date & Time

28 February 2020
10:00 - 17:30

Location

47-58 Bastwick Street, London
View on Google Maps

Price

Standard: (From) £345 + VAT

Members: (From) £265 + VAT

Early booking discount Discounts available

Availability Places available

This course will cover the most recent available guidance published by The Institution of Structural Engineers on temporary demountable structures (TDS).

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, you should be able to:

  • Identify the legislation and codes  of practice related to the design of temporary demountable structures in the UK
  • Distinguish the key structural principles behind different types of temporary demountable structures, eg stages, platforms, marquees and tensile structures, grandstands and ancillary performance related structures (external screens, PA supports, etc).
  • Understand the design criteria for temporary structures, including wind management
  • Identify good (and bad) industry practice 

Intended for

Anyone interested in or associated with events, or who must procure, use or inspect temporary demountable structures

Entry criteria

None

Train at your office

We can arrange for this course to be delivered at your premises. We may also be able to design and deliver a bespoke version of this course, customised for your needs. Contact us to discuss your training needs.

Tutor

Abigail Matthews

Abigail Matthews has been working as a structural engineer since 1991 and co-founded Momentum Consulting Engineers in 2005. She has been involved in the design and inspection of TDS for the events and entertainment industry for most of her career. Abigail represents the Institution of Civil Engineers and the Professional Lighting and Sound Association on the Advisory Group for Temporary Structures. She also represents the UK in the development of new European standards for temporary structures and demountable seating.

Contact

Email - [email protected]

50% discount on associated publication

Temporary demountable structures: Guidance on procurement, design and use (Fourth edition)

If you'd like a discounted print copy email your request before the course, attaching your Eventbrite ticket as proof of participation. Pay and collect your print copy from the Library on the day.

Request discounted publication