Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Course Plumbing, Technologies and You

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Course Plumbing, Technologies and You | Jointly Organized by The Chartered Institute of Plumbing & Heating Engineering – Hong Kong Branch (CIPHE-HKB) and Society of Operations Engineers – Hong Kong Region (SOEHK)

Date :
29th April 2022 (Friday)

Time :
7:00pm – 9:30pm

Venue :
Webinar via Microsoft Teams
Webinar link will be sent after success application.

This CPD aims to:
  • Explanation on Plumbing system theory
  • Apply theoretical knowledge and Regulation understanding for Design
  • Explanation on theoretical knowledge and Regulation understanding for Design on MiC, MiMEP & DfMA and example sharing

  • Language:
    Cantonese with English Terminology
    (No material will be distributed and Q&A session in English & Chinese)

    Course Fee:
    HK$100 for CIPHE Member / SOE Member
    HK$150 for Non-Member
    *Including apply for credits of the Voluntary Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Scheme for LP under Water Supplies Department
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    Symposium on Smart Technology | Splendid Facility cum Excellence in Facility Management Award (EFMA) 2022 Official Launch Ceremony

    Symposium on Smart Technology | Splendid Facility cum Excellence in Facility Management Award (EFMA) 2022 Official Launch Ceremony

    Date :
    6th April 2022 (Wednesday)

    Time :
    2:30pm – 4:00pm

    Venue :
    Webinar via Zoom

    Programme Highlights:
  • Experience shared by EFMA 2021 Grand Award Winners: Grand YOHO and Harbour Glory
  • Insights on how “FaciTech” improving service quality and upkeeping facility condition in a sustainable way
  • Introduction of EFMA 2022 award categories and judging process

  • Language:

    Participation Fee:
    Free of charge

    Administration Fee:
    - Members of HKIFM / Supporting Organizations / PMSA Recognized Professional Bodies : $50 (2 points of PD Hour)
    - Non-members: $100 (2 points of CPD Hour)
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    Leaky Drain Busters 渠漏解決師

  • 香港工程師學會屋宇裝備分部
  • 英國屋宇裝備工程師學會(香港分會)
  • 屋宇設備運行及維修行政人員學會
  • 英國特許水務工程師學會(香港分會)
  • 聯合發出


    鑑於疫情愈趨嚴峻,香港工程師學會屋宇裝備分部、英國屋宇裝備工程師學會(香港分會)、屋宇設備運行及維修行政人員學會及英國特許水務工程師學會(香港分會) 聯合提倡五大家居防疫措施,並呼籲市民提高警覺,保持室內環境清潔。

    1. 引入清潔的空氣到室內,天井的氣窗則不要開啟;
    2. 廁所及廚房保持通風,亦可以使用抽氣扇抽走室內空氣,加強空氣流通;
    3. 檢查坐廁是否裝有排氣管,並且不可移除;
    4. 檢查坐廁有否破損或渠管滲漏,並且盡快安排維修,以免病毒經渠管進入室內;
    5. 污水管需安裝附有反虹吸功能的U型聚水器,每週灌注半公升水,以水封堵塞病毒進入。

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    [Conference] BEC EnviroSeries Conference Dec 2021: Transforming Business for Sustainability

    Programme Highlight:
    Objectives of the conference: Following the June 2021 EnviroSeries Conference entitled “Redefining Business Leadership for Green Growth”, this conference aims to continue the conversation on how business transformation would enable the building of a green and sustainable Hong Kong. Specifically, the conference will (a) share, showcase and discuss best practices and success stories in business transformation from selected industries, and (b) inspire BEC members and the wider business community to push for transformational strategies and ambitious actions conducive to long-term sustainability and the creation of shared value for society.

    Medium of instruction:
    Cantonese supplemented with technical terms in English
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    Healthy Drains in The Prevention of Spread of Disease - Up

    Programme Highlight:
    It has been brought up our concerns to the current Drainage system in Hong Kong, throughout the outbreak of COVID-19. We wish to share and review with all stakeholders the design, installation and maintenance of the drainage system how to eliminate any spread of disease. 1st Lecture on 30 November 2021 (Tuesday) - Statutory Requirement - Design 2nd Lecture on 7 December 2021 (Tuesday) - Installation - Maintenance

    Topic 1 - Statutory Requirement
    Speaker: Mr. Hung Ling-chi, Chief Building Surveyor New Territories West at Buildings Department of HKSAR
    Topic 2 - Design
    Speaker: Ir Ben Yuen, Technical Director, Building MEP, Region (China) WSP
    Topic 3 - Installation
    Speaker: Ir Brian Cheng, Chief Executive (Building Services Engineering) ATAL Engineering Group
    Topic 4 – Maintenance
    Speaker: Mr. Lawrence Kwan, Director of Engineering The Peninsula Hong Kong

    Medium of instruction:
    Cantonese with English powerpoint presentation (no material will be distributed)
    5-hour attendance CPD certificate will be issued to participants at the end of the event.

    Free and Participant:
    HK$800 for member of CIBSE, CIPHE, HKIE-BSD, BSOMES & Supporting Organizations HK$1,000 for non-member. Vacancy will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis.
    The deadline of application is 9 November 2021 (Tuesday). Name of successful members will be informed by confirmation e-mail.
    Registration & Enquiry:
    For enquiry, please contact Ms. Coty Siu of CIPHE-HKB at 2417 0091 or email and direct contact is available from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm, (Mon to Fri). Ms. Rainbow Lai of CIBSE-HKR at 8203 3995 or email and direct contact is available from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm, (Mon to Fri).
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    Date :
    22 October 20 20 to 1 December 20 20 (please refer to the attached time table)

    Time :
    7:00 pm to 9:30 pm (Registration starts at 6:30)

    Venue :
    By Webinar

    Programme Highlights:
    The course is designed to broaden knowledge of engineers in relation to Plumbing & Drainage System s and is useful for young engineers and practitioners who want to refresh / acquire knowledge in the design, installation and maintenance of these systems. All Guest Speakers who are experienced / professional engineers / officers from Government, University, Consultants, Manufacturers , Contractors and Properties / Facilities Management etc., will present you with some practical knowledge and experience sharing

    Cantonese with English Terminology

    (please refer to the attached time table)

    -1.CPD certificate will be issued for each session;
    -2. A full course certificate will be issued to those who have applied for full course with attendance at least 10 full sessions.
    -3.CPD Certificate for Licensed Plumber will be emailed to attendant within 1 month after the date of the event.
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    (CPD) Swimming Pool Technical Seminar Session 1

    Programme Highlight:
    Building Services installations are essential elements to provide a comfortable and safe swimming environment. Good water quality, efficient water treatment and suitable control of indoor environment are required to maintain a healthy, safe and pleasant swimming environment in indoor swimming pool for public use. This webinar shares and outlines the design criteria and considerations of key building services installations, including water treatment, heating, air-conditioning and ventilation system for public indoor swimming pools in Hong Kong. Special design considerations on swimming pool water outlets for the prevention of people entrapment, prevention of micro-bubble in pool water, enhancement on ventilation for serving both the swimmers and spectators, and the lighting design schemes for the prevention of glare will also be discussed.

    Ir CHIANG Chi-keung, Max
    Senior Electrical & Mechanical Engineer, Architectural Services Department

    Medium of instruction:
    Cantonese with English Terminology
    (No material will be distributed and Q&A session in English & Chinese)

    CPD Certificate:
    1. One hour CPD certificate will be given one month after the seminar.
    2. For those who has applied CPD Certificate for Licensed Plumber, it will also be given one month after the seminar.

    This activity for 1 CPD credit is provided by the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering - Hong Kong Branch, Accredited Provider No. 003. This CPD programme provider is accredited by the CPD Course Panel under Advisory Board on Licensing of Plumbers.
    For details, please refer to below link
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    CPD code for this event: C01-003-20201215
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    (CPD)Training Course on Energy Audit for Building Energy Efficiency

    Course Objectives:
    The main purpose of this course is to provide the participants with the fundamental principles, skills and guidelines needed to carry out effective energy audits in accordance with the Building Energy Efficiency Ordinance. After taking the course, the participants would appreciate the approach to identify energy saving measures and perform quantitative analysis to predict the energy savings, environmental and economic benefits. Moreover, the participants should be able to measure and verify the performance of implemented energy saving measures.

    Date & Time:
    9, 11, 16 & 18 December 2020 (Wednesdays & Fridays); 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm

    Face-to-face @HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong
    OR by Webinar (depending on the COVID-19 development)
    The lecture on "Lift and Escalator" by Ir Dr Albert So will be by Webinar

    Practicing engineers, energy managers, energy auditors, environmental officers, building services managers, plant managers, etc.

    Course Fee: (includes training material)
    HK$2,800 per person (member of EI)
    HK$3,000 per person (member of Supporting Organizations) material
    HK$3,500 per person (non-member)

    Training Material:
    If the course is conducting byWebinar, participants are required to collect their training material from HKPC in Kowloon Tong or agreed location on specified date and time.

    Please register via online system
    (copy this link and paste on the browser if it cannot be linked directly) for seat reservation.
    We will advise you of the payment details after receiving your registration.
    Note: Enrolment will only be confirmed upon receipt of course fee.

    Registration Deadline:
    16 November 2020

    12 CPD hours will be granted for attending the course
    (9 CPD hours can be claimed by Registered RCx Practitioners / RCx Professionals for HKGBC Training and Registration Scheme)
    CPD certificate with will be issued to all participants by the Organiser.
    This activity is regarded as General CPD Event for BEAM Pro (TBC).

    Ms Li [Tel: (852) 2967 8855; email
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    Technical Webinar on New Regulatory Amendment of Minor Works Control System - Up

    Programme Highlight:
    The Minor Works Control System ("MWCS") has proven to be a simple and convenient channel in carrying out minor building works under simplified requirements without the need to obtain prior approval of plans and consent to the commencement of such works from the BA. Its implementation is generally welcomed by both the industry and the public. Since its implementation beginning from 31 December 2010 and up to 31 December 2019, over 920 000 minor works ("MW") submissions have been received.
    The Building (Minor Works) (Amendment) Regulation 2020 ("B(MW)(A)R 2020") was gazetted on 8 May 2020 and will come into operation on 1/9/2020. This legislative amendment exercise would involve the addition of 70 MW items offset by the repealing of nine MW items, as a result of which the list of MW items would increase from 126 to 187. 56 existing MW items would also be amended. In terms of Designated Exempted Works items, the legislative amendment exercise would increase the number from 15 to 30, while the presentation of eight existing items would be amended. BSOMES has representative joining the Technical Committee of Buildings Department and provide opinions / comments from Industry on the implementation of the MWCS.
    In this seminar, the honourable speakers from Buildings Department will brief the major changes and new addition of MW items under the B(MW)(A)R 2020 including:
    ⚫ Greening features to promote a green and quality environment, e.g. planters, ponds or fountains; trellises; metal frames for growing of plants
    ⚫ Amenity features to improve the standard and quality of the building, e.g. supporting frame for suspending air conditioning plant inside building; ventilation ducts and associated frames; fire dampers in ventilation system; awnings
    ⚫ Building maintenance and repair features to enhance building safety and facilitate building maintenance, e.g. small-sized reinforced polyester water tanks, cat-ladders, curtain wall, cladding

    Sr Kurt Y.Y. CHIK - Building Surveyor, Buildings Department
    Ir Laurel S.K. LEUNG - Structural Engineer, Buildings Department
    Sr CHIK and Ir LEUNG have been working in various sections in the Buildings Department
    and are now under the Minor Works & Signboard Control Section. They are familiar with the Building (Minor Works) Regulation and have substantial experience in handling MW submissions. Meanwhile, they also assist in the preparation of the B(MW)(A)R 2020. They will share their hands-on experience in conducting audit check for MW submissions, enforcement actions for the irregularities identified and introduce the proposed new/revised MW items.

    Medium of instruction:
    Cantonese supplemented with technical terms in English
    1.5-hour CPD Certificate to be issued by the Organizer

    Free and Participant:
    This Technical Seminar is free of charge and prior registration is required. The maximum number of participants is 500. Vacancy will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis and priority will be given to BSOMES members and Supporting Organizations.
    The deadline of application is 15 September 2020 (Tuesday). Name of successful members will be informed by confirmation e-mail by no later than 18 September 2020 (Friday). If the applicants have not received the confirmation e-mail on or before 18 September 2020, their applications will be regarded as NOT successful.
    If typhoon signal no. 8 or black rainstorm signal is in force and still hoisted after 17:00 of 22 September 2020, the talk would be cancelled without further arrangement or notification.
    Registration & Enquiry:
    For registration, please click here ''On Line Registration Link'' or via the website of BSOMES Successful members will be informed by confirmation email ONLY no later than 18 September 2020. For enquiry, please contact Mr Ho Kwok Wing at 9458 2777.
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