Satra Event November – January 2020

November – January 2020

NOVEMBER 2019
http://www.satra.com/events_nov19

7th – Toys: Risk assessment and the European Toy Safety Directive – Kettering, UK.
A one-day seminar discussing the testing of toys to European Toy Safety Directive (2009/48/EC).  It will outline the requirements and the information that should be included within a technical file.  A practical risk assessment session will take place in the afternoon.

11th – 26th – SAFT UK 2019 – Kettering, UK.
Please note this is a SATRA Members only event.
The SAFT (SATRA Foowear Accredited Technologist) award is an internationally recognised qualification, giving clear evidence that you are a footwear technologist with a proven range of knowledge.  There are 6 modules covering different subjects, with each module led by a SATRA specialist.  Please see our website for further information.

14th – Fire Safety Requirements for seating, upholstery and beds – Kettering, UK.
Seminar giving full understanding of the Furniture and Furnishings (Fire)(Safety) Regulations.

19th – 22nd – China Technical Seminar Programme – Dongguan, China.
This is a series of 6 seminars (half and full days) over 4 days covering the latest developments in footwear and PPE.  The seminars on the 19th will be open to all (REACH and Production efficiency), with the remaining events for SATRA members only (Sustainability, testing of footwear solings, uncertainty of measurement, overview of current shoe sizing systems including Mondopoint).

26th – Footwear innovations seminar – Porto, Portugal.
Please note this is a SATRA Members only event.
SATRA experts will be presenting a free of charge overview of a number of footwear innovation topics.

27th – Shoe fit training course – Kettering, UK.
Please note this is a SATRA Members only event.
This training course will give participants confidence to conduct a thorough fit assessment and to interpret their findings to ensure more accurate and consistent footwear fitting and size marking.

28th – Footwear innovations seminar – Alicante, Spain.
Please note this is a SATRA Members only event.
SATRA experts will be presenting a free of charge overview of a number of footwear innovation topics.

28th – Children’s furniture seminar – Kettering, UK.
New seminar discussing relevant requirements and appropriate testing for children’s furniture.

DECEMBER 2019
http://www.satra.com/events_dec19

4th – Protective Glove Seminar – Kettering, UK.
Seminar giving explanation of PPE Regulations for category II and category III gloves.  The event will be useful for protective glove importers, distributors and retailers.

4th – 5th – Basic shoemaking step-by-step – Kettering, UK.
Please note this is a SATRA Members only event.
This 2-day course covers the main materials, product types and manufacturing operations in a simplified way.  It is suited for both manufacturers and non shoemaking personnel.  Also included is a visit to a manufacturing unit.

5th – Sustainable Footwear Forum – Kettering, UK.
Please note this is a SATRA Members only event.
SATRA is holding a forum to discuss where the footwear industry is with regards to sustainability, showcasing case studies from member companies of steps that are being taken and a discussion on how we can address the challenges we face in the footwear sector.

11th – Footwear Open Day – Kettering, UK.
The day is intended to provide delegates with information about the importance of testing footwear, the legislation behind the reasons for testing and the key properties assessed.

12th – REACH Seminar – Kettering, UK.
This seminar will provide a clear understandng of how REACH legislation applies to consumer goods, with the emphasis on the chemicals present in those products.  Senior trading standards officer Mark Gardiner will be presenting part of the programme.

JANUARY 2020
http://www.satra.com/events_jan20

8th – Trends Forecast SS 2021 With Arsutoria Design School – Kettering, UK.
Please note this is a SATRA Members only event.

9th – Trends Forecast SS 2021 With Arsutoria Design School – London, UK.
Please note this is a SATRA Members only event.