Galvanizers Association has educated and informed professionals within the construction industry via the provision of RIBA CPD (Continuing Professional Development) Presentations that the Association has been providing for well over 25 years.

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Galvanizers Association were founder members of the RIBA CPD Providers Network and work closely with RIBA for new generations within the industry. The CPDs offered in Ireland are also recognised by RIAI and approved by Engineers Ireland.

We currently offer two RIAI recognised CPDs:

  1. Corrosion Protection of Steel by Hot Dip Galvanizing 
  2. Galvanizing and Sustainable Construction 

Both CPDs can either be presented online or by an office visit.

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Key RIAI CPD Benefits

  • It is recognised by RIAI, so it counts towards your annual CPD points;
  • You learn about cost-effective corrosion protection with a proven record through case studies and case histories;
  • You learn how to specify galvanizing, which will save you time in the design process;
  • It is a free presentation;
  • Information packs and certificates are provided;
  • More, we reimburse you for lunch time refreshments.

“The CPD was very informative and to the point(s)! Covered all areas well and answered most questions I had before I had a chance to ask!”.

Patrick Clarke: Lilly Lewarne Practice


We think our CPDs are great, but don’t take our word for it, read our testimonials below:

“[Gained a] deeper understanding of the galvanizing process and its benefits.”
MJA Consulting, Abingdon, December 2018

“General knowledge on galvanizing steelwork – info provided clearly and well”
BakerHicks, Motherwell, November 2018

“Presenter was very competent, we enjoyed it. “
MRG CONSULTING ENGINEERS, Co. Kerry, Ireland, November 2018

“(…) the CPD session was very interesting and its always great to have a speaker with such encyclopaedic knowledge of his or her subject.”
Crowther Overton-Hart, Steyning, October 2018

The seminar went well and we got great value from it.”
ARUP, Cork, July 2018

“Wanted an understanding of the galvanizing process, and information on the galvanizing finish on different materials. Very well presented by staff member. He was extremely knowledgeable and answered all of our questions and more!”
Wicksteed Leisure Ltd, Kettering, March 2018

“Good motivated speaker with vast knowledge on subject.”
AKSWard Limited, February 2018

“The speaker was extremely knowledgeable and happy to discuss our points of interest with us.”
Rise Structural Engineers Ltd, December 2017

“Useful information for specifying and understanding galvanizing.”
Mann Williams, November 2017

“Speaker was very enthusiastic and held our attention.”
Adam Architecture, March 2017

“One of the most informative and engaging CPDs we’ve had in a long time!”
Interface, March 2017

How to book an RIAI CPD with us

  • Click the button below and fill in the form.
  • A member of our team will be in touch shortly to arrange a date that suits your requirements.
  • Before booking the Sustainability CPD, we recommend you have the Corrosion Protection of Steel CPD, so that you develop a complete understanding of the hot dip galvanizing process.
  • If an office visit is not possible, there is always the possibility of having an online CPD with us.

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“Galvanizers Association gave a well-presented and professional CPD that really brought the subject to life. It was engaging for all the right reasons”.

Chris Hartiss: Squire and Partners

“Very knowledgeable presenter. The presentation was just the right length to keep our interest”.

John Murawski: MRA Architecture

“Iqbal Johal of Galvanizers Association gave a brilliant CPD on galvanizing. In his own silken-tongued way, he managed to make a prosaic technology shine”.

Mark Taylor: Allies and Morrison