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.

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 online RIAI recognised CPDs:

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

We can deliver our CPDs on all major platforms including: Microsoft Teams, Zoom and GoToMeeting. If an online presentation is not possible, an office visit can be arranged, depending on local COVID restrictions.

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Are you an early morning, lunch or afternoon learner?

The total duration is 1hr (45 mins presentation plus Q+A) and we can hold it at a time that suits you and your colleagues.

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

“(…) 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

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

“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

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


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.

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If an online CPD presentation is not possible, there is the possibility of having an office visit, depending on current COVID restrictions.