Education Series


6 x 20 minute episodes

We are overwhelmed with the response from our 'Ground Hazards and Property: The Risks You Need to Know' education series. You can catch up with the whole series as all episodes are now available on demand via our YouTube channel.

The Ground Report Overview

Wednesday 2nd June 2021

11 - 11.30am

If you've not met Account Manager Seb Colcutt yet, here is your chance. Seb will introduce the key benefits of the Ground Report and give an overview of each module including; an integrated CON29M and our award-winning coastal hazards risk assessment.

Mining and Ground Instability

Tuesday 15th June 2021

10 - 10.30am

Geologist Tim Longden will guide you through the key things you need to know about mining and natural ground hazards in the South. He will also explain through case studies how historic mining hazards continue to impact property transactions in the UK.

Why you need the Terrafirma Ground Report

Wednesday 16th June 2021

10 - 10.30am

Terrafirma Account Manager Seb Colcutt will introduce the key benefits of the Ground Report including; an integrated CON29M, all other mining, clay-related subsidence and our award-winning risk assessment from coastal hazards.

Mining Hazards in the North West and Midlands

Tuesday 22nd June 2021

11 - 11.30am

Geologist Sam Cook will dive beneath the North West and Midlands and introduce you to the mining legacy of the region. You will gain knowledge of the hidden risks these hazards can pose to property and land through local case studies and statistics.

Coastal Hazards and the Impact on Property

Tuesday 22nd June 2021

2 - 2.30pm

Coastal Hazards - flooding, erosion and landslides all can have devastating effects on property and land. Geologist Maura Partridge will explore risks to property from coastal hazards, how these processes shape our coastline, and the impact of climate change.

Non-Coal Mining and Coastal Hazards to Property

Wednesday 23rd June 2021

11 - 11.30am

Geologist Charlie Coleman will guide you through the mining history of the North East and explain any hidden risks to property. You will also hear about climate change and why East Yorkshire's coast has been named 'the fastest eroding coastline in Europe'.

Mining Legacy and Natural Ground Hazards Across Wales

Thursday 24th June 2021

11 - 11.30am

You will learn about the historic mining and natural ground instability hazards in Wales and risks to property from landslips. Geologist Maura Partridge will also explain how all mining and natural ground hazards are reported by Terrafirma.

The Complex Mining Legacies in the South West

Tuesday 29th June 2021

11 - 11.30am

Did you know that within 10 miles of Bristol city centre, there are nearly 1,000 recorded non-coal mines and quarries? In 20 minutes, Terrafirma and Cornwall Consultants will guide you through the risks to property and impact of non-coal mining in the South West.

Hazards in and around London

Wednesday 30th June 2021

11 - 11.30am

Geologist Tim Longden will discuss chalk mining hazards and how they pose risks to properties on the southeast coast. In this 20 minute session, Tim will also explain how coastal hazards like cliff collapse, and landslides can impact coastal property.

Manchester's Coal Mining Legacy

Tuesday 6th July 2021

11 - 11.30am

Within Greater Manchester, there are approx. 7,000 recorded mine entries. This equates to approx. 17,000 properties within 20 metres of at least one mine entry (based upon the national average). Join us to learn more, everyone is welcome.

Yorkshire's Famous Mining History

Wednesday 7th July 2021

11 - 11.30am

Join us for a 20 minute coffee break to learn what lies beneath Yorkshire and the surrounding areas, you will hear about risks to property through case studies and how expert-led assessment removes the need for interpretation by property professionals.