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Sheffield Society of Architects - CPD on wellbeing in design

A highly informative CPD session organised by the Sheffield Society of Architects and delivered by PPG Architectural Coatings on the subject of wellbeing and its application to design and architecture.

A highly informative CPD session organised by the Sheffield Society of Architects and delivered by PPG Architectural Coatings on the subject of wellbeing and its application to design and architecture.

Health and wellbeing have become increasingly important considerations for architects when designing new spaces. This CPD seminar will explore the Well Being Standard and will give participants a greater understanding of the key aspects of wellbeing, covering practical approaches to integrating people focused design to positively impact health.

This seminar covers:

  • the meaning of wellbeing and the growth of the wellbeing agenda
  • wellbeing in the built environment and its application in design
  • principles of Biophilic Design
  • design considerations to promote wellbeing
  • importance of indoor air quality and colour in wellbeing
  • designing colour schemes that support wellbeing
  • suitable paint systems

Please visit the Sheffield Society of Architects for more information.