Sustainable Design & Construction Prog. (CPD)

The Sustainable Design & Construction CPD Series is run in conjunction with South Ayrshire Council and is now in its 12th year. The programme is designed to bring the latest thinking and practices to a wide range of professionals.

The seminars take place on the second Wednesday of the month at County Buildings, Wellington Square, Ayr from 11am - 12pm.




16/1/19 Launch - Guide to Sustainable Renovation John Gilbert Architects & Ayrshire Housing
20/2/19 Traditional Roof Slating Colin McCorquodale, Nat. Fed. Roof. Contractors

Climate Change Adaptation for Traditional Buildings

Moses Jenkins, Historic Scotland
10/4/19 Fuel Cell Micro CHP Christian Engelke, Veissmann Limited
8/5/19 South Lanarkshire's College Zero Energy Building Angus Allan, South Lanarkshire College
12/6/19 Ayr Hydro Scheme Joe Fergusson, Energy Agency
23/7/19 Site visit - South Lanarkshire College   
14/8/19 Circular Economy Opportunities in the Construction Industry Rob Snaith, Ricardo 
11/9/19 Shared Ground Arrays - a simple and efficient low carbon heating solution for housing (retrofit & new build) Matthew Black, Kensa Group
9/10/19 Advanced Aerogel Insulation Materials for the Building Envelope Lori McElroy, BRE
13/11/19 Passivhaus from Design to Installation John Gilberts Architects & Nith Valley Leaf Trust
11/12/19 PV on Social Housing Fiona Chan, North Ayrshire Council

To book a place or to be added to the monthly mailing list please contact Anne McGonigle at Energy Agency on 01292 521896 or email