Excel Online CPD Programme

Our CIBSE-approved online CPD webinars are hosted by our team of product and industry experts. The sessions are approximately one-hour in length, and run via Zoom so you can join in with the conversation from wherever you are.  Below you will find a brief synopsis for each webinar. To register to attend, simply click on the 'Register Now' button for the course you wish to participate in. You will be redirected to a registration form on Zoom, where you can complete your details to submit your registration.  We look forward to seeing you there.


18th March 2021

1pm - 2pm

Structured Cabling Standards and the Impact on Modern Infrastructure Design

An overview of current structured cabling standards and applications in the UK and European Market covering ISO, CENELEC and the recent BS6701 A1: 2017 adoption of the Construction Product Regulations detailing what to specify, where and to which safety standards.

25th March 2021

1pm - 2pm
Part of Mayflex Academy

IP CCTV - An Introduction to Design Philosophies
A session based around how to design an integrated IP CCTV Solution across multiple building types, including camera selection, location planning and storage capability.


1st April 2021

1pm - 2pm

An Introduction to FTTx and PON

Introducing a high-speed, futureproof, cost effective way of delivering services around the modern building and the benefits of ownership.


8th April 2021

1pm - 2pm
In partnership with Hikvision

IP CCTV - Thermal Measurement Procedure and Planning

A post-Covid-19 look at managing the Health & Safety of  buildings, campuses and general sites through the implementation of Thermal Screening of operatives and access management.


15th April 2021

1pm - 2pm

Smart Buildings and The Impact on Infrastructure Design

A session on the explosion of IoT and Smart Building Technologies and the role that Structured Cabling will play in the delivery of Smart Services in modern buildings.


22nd April 2021

1pm - 2pm
In partnership with IM&M

How to add Environmental Monitoring and Wellbeing into Buildings

If the pandemic has taught us anything, it is that where and how we work is critical to our ability to perform well. Returning to work we want to know  that the environment is setup to work for us. In this webinar, we introduce the IM&M multi-faceted solution to support environmental monitoring and wellbeing in buildings.


29th April 2021

1pm - 2pm

The Impact of BS6701, CPR and Power over Ethernet

A look into the Evolution of the modern building through Standards, the effects of Smart Devices and how the way they are powered changed the way we design infrastructure to support them.


6th May 2021

1pm - 2pm
In partnership with Avigilon

An Introduction to Advanced AI in Video Analytics

A high level overview of Access Control, Video Analytics, (Appearance Search, UMD, UAD, Facial Recognition) and a future analytical roadmap perspective, leading into the Motorola EcoSystem of Critical comms, including body-worn applications.


13th May 2021

1pm - 2pm

Residential Systems

The implementation of a modern PON Design Philosophy to deliver multiple services throughout a Residential Development, converging Internet (ISP), TV/Satellite, IP CCTV/Access Control and Building Management Systems (BMS) across a single platform.


20th May 2021

1pm - 2pm
In partnership with Suprema

Smart Access Control for Modern Buildings

Suprema is well equipped to meet the contactless needs of businesses and organizations around the world. In this presentation we will discuss the importance of delivering complete end-to-end contactless access control solutions that encompasses face recognition and mobile access.

Please be advised that the recording for this session has been delayed due to technical issues. The session will be re-recorded and available as soon as possible.


27th May 2021

1pm - 2pm
In partnership with Axis

Why is cyber security important to physical security?

Digital and physical security are not separate systems. In today’s automated world and the ever-increasing visibility of the Internet of Things (IoT), it is important for Information and physical security professionals to work together to protect physical infrastructure.


3rd June 2021

1pm - 2pm

An Introduction to Fibre Optic Technology and Applications

An introduction to Fibre Optic Technology, current standards including differences between Multimode and Singlemode, design philosophies and future applications.