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Includes Full Day Seminar

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FREE Live Interactive Webcast - Fire-Rated Products and Their Design Solutions

Event Info

Date Thursday,
February 18, 2021
Location ONLINE - Mountain time zone

Registration08:00 AM MST
Program end03:30 PM MST
Credits earned Up to 6 AIA HSW credits
Up to 6 USGBC/GBCI credits

Day program*

08:00 AM

Welcome, certificate & credit reporting instructions

08:10 AM

Fire-Retardant Treated Wood and the International Building Code

08:10 AM - 09:10 AM

This in-depth presentation on fire-retardant treated wood (FRTW) focuses on its characteristics, properties, and performance in a fire as well as its preparation, treatment, inspection, and labeling. Fire tests, standards, Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification in LEED projects and building code requirements related to FRTW will be covered. Details and examples will be provided on where FRTW is used and what impact it's use has on construction and insurance costs.In addition, International Building Code sections referencing fire-retardant treated wood will be discussed. Technical literature will be provided to all attendees.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# J583 | USGBC# 0920007678
  • Provider: Hoover Treated Wood Products
  • Presenter: Mike Eckhoff
09:10 AM

Specialty Doors for Healthcare Design

09:10 AM - 10:10 AM

Specialty door and frame assemblies have been developed that are designed specifically for the built healthcare environment where performance criteria are critical. Reviewed in this course are specialty door and frame assemblies that meet the challenges of infection prevention, building cleanliness, patient privacy, and increased security, as well as containment of radio wave and radiation interference in hospitals and clinics.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# AMB019 | USGBC# 0920016018
  • Provider: Ambico Ltd.
  • Presenter: Jack Shinder
10:10 AM


10:20 AM

Boralife Technologies Inc.

10:30 AM

Fire Safety Layering: An Essential Component in Disaster Resilient Buildings

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

The course covers such topics as Safety Layering in the Code Environment and the importance of balancing Passive and Active Strategies, the challenges with trade-offs and fire safety, the future for a Resilient Buildings and Fire Safe North America the organization and its role.

  • Credit type: LU
  • AIA# AIACES372 | USGBC# 0920009040
  • Provider: Rockwool
  • Presenter: Cassandra Mellon
11:30 AM

Course to be announced

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

12:30 PM


01:10 PM

Course to be announced

01:10 PM - 02:10 PM

02:10 PM


02:20 PM

Sponsor to be announced

02:30 PM

Course to be announced

02:30 PM - 03:30 PM

03:30 PM


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