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Reading & Using Plans (UK)

Duration: 2.5 - 3 hours. Live training. Attendance Cert provided (3 CPD hours)

Description

This module aims to provide occupational therapists and other non-construction professionals with the essential knowledge and skills needed to interpret architectural drawings and read to scale.

 

On completion of this course you should:

  • understand the difference between plan views, sections and elevations
  • be able to interpret common architectural conventions and symbols used on drawings
  • be familiar with key drawing features such as title blocks, north arrows & scale bars
  • understand how to use a scale rule and read to scale
  • be able to discuss some common terminology used on plans and specifications
  • be familiar with common hatching used on drawings e.g. for brickwork, partition walls and insulation
  • have experience of reviewing one or more housing adaptation/design proposals within a group setting


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
 

  • Electronic handouts (PDFs) provided
  • Digital Attendance Certificates issued (3 CPD hours)
  • Our online courses are interactive and typically include some or all of the following: presentations, case studies, desktop exercises, demonstration videos, discussions, breakout rooms and Q&As with trainers.

 

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