WHICH MEMBERSHIP TIER ARE YOU?

Students

A specialism provides you with a professional advantage. The Mass Timber Academy helps you gain one, while fitting around your studies.

 

This tier is for you if you are currently a student at University (with a valid student card for a construction-based course). For architecture students, this takes you up to your Part 2 graduation.

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Early career professionals

The Mass Timber Academy can not only help you to fulfil a large part of your annual CPD obligations but, more importantly, provide you with the essential information and support you need to design and specify mass timber systems with confidence.

This membership is for you if you are within 5 years of your Part 2 graduation.

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SMEs

Are you an architecture and structural engineering SME? The Academy’s central tier is designed to provide career-long, structured continuing professional education for you and your employees, enabling better staff retention whilst up-skilling your team to respond effectively to the new opportunities offered by all-timber or hybrid timber construction systems.

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Timber Intrapreneurs

The Mass Timber Academy’s unique ‘Timber Intrapreneur’ tier provides a structured learning programme for architects, structural engineers and technologists who have gained experience in the use of mass timber in construction and wish to take their knowledge to another level. Participants are trained to develop their skills as Thought Leaders within the wider timber manufacture, design and construction industries and to disseminate their knowledge to others in their business.

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Timber Innovators

The Mass Timber Academy’s Timber Innovator programme provides the necessary introduction to responsible innovation and the management methods needed to lead participants through the project conception, research, development, testing and commercialisation processes.  The course builds on the foundation of knowledge acquired from earlier participation in the Academy’s Intrapreneur programme or from experience acquired in practice in the use of mass timber products and systems.

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“THE MASS TIMBER ACADEMY HAS PROVIDED GREAT OPPORTUNITY AND ENCOURAGEMENT IN NETWORKING AND ADVANCING MY CAREER IN SUSTAINABLE ARCHITECTURE."

KIRSTY WATT / PART 2 GRADUATE, EARLY CAREER PROFESSIONAL MEMBER

 

Timber Intrapreneurs

The year long programme embraces:

Eight "Intrapreneur Intensive" sessions designed to provide in-depth understanding of the manufacture, design, installation and performance of each solid laminate timber system. The sessions take place on a monthly basis and are delivered by leading architects, engineers, sector specialists and contractors.

 

Regular provision of up-to-date detailed information on critical issues (fire, moisture and sound) affecting their application.

 

Online consultations with mass timber manufacturers and associated specialist suppliers of, e.g connections and fixings, fire mitigation. 

 

Guidance on dissemination techniques and support materials where appropriate.

£950 (+VAT)

SMEs

The program is focused around:

Lectures - "The Masters Talk"

Masterclasses

Discounted online short courses

Podcasts + Webinars

Case studies of mass timber architecture, engineering + manufacturers

MTA Whitepapers

Access to MTA workshops + competitions

Reference documents

Publications

Live events (when circumstances permit)

£160 - £2250 (+VAT)

Early Career Professionals

Gratis copy of Introduction to Mass Timber (RRP £20)

Free copies of MTA e-books + Whitepapers

Monthly panel papers

Monthly newsletter

Case studies of mass timber architecture, engineering + manufacturers

Discounted MTA short online courses

Discounted MTA Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Discounted live events + conferences

Access to MTA workshops

Online interviews with MTA Intrapreneurs / Innovators

Private LinkedIn group

LinkedIn endorsement opportunities

Regular updates on mass timber R&D + product launches

Exclusive competitions + exhibitions

Podcasts + Webinars

Networking opportunities

Discount at bookshop

£96 (+VAT)

Student Membership

Discounted access to specialist short courses

Discounted live events + conferences

Free copies of MTA e-books + Whitepapers

Monthly panel papers

Monthly newsletter

Private LinkedIn group

LinkedIn endorsement opportunities

LinkedIn profile guidance

Exclusive competitions + exhibitions

Podcasts + Webinars

Awards + prizes

Networking opportunities

Discount at bookshop

£20 (+VAT)

 
 
 

Timber Innovators

The program includes:

Masterclasses - gaining in-depth knowledge and experience

Participatory Design workshops - building your own innovation networks

Funding and prototyping timber innovation

Interview - meet the innovators in timber manufacture, design and construction

Case studies - building a library of timber innovation

Applying timber innovation to your business

Current initiatives / new opportunities

Visits to manufacturers and research centres when circumstances permit

The programme extends over 12 weeks and requires three to four hours per week of self-paced learning.

£950 (+VAT)