Architects & LEED Professional CE Seminar

Event Info

October 10th 2019

Registration7:45 am
Program end3:30 pm
Credits earned6 AIA HSW
Valid for State License​

Day program*

7:45 am

Registration & Breakfast

8:00 am

Wood Products on Exterior Envelope - Solutions to assure Stability, Durability & Sustainability.

8:00 am - 9:00 am

How do you increase the durability of your exterior envelope? What are considered today’s best installation practices? What are the differences between popular wood treatment methods? Windsor Mill’s AIA continuing education program touches on these issues and more, helping you design a exterior envelope that is durable and healthy for the home.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# WindsorExt1 | USGBC# 920012039
  • Provider: America Training Solution
  • Presenter: Devin Darnell
  • Biography:
9:00 am

Sound Control in Construction 2018

9:00 am - 10:00 am

This course defines the importance of sound control in the building industry where proper design can help avoid Litigation & Remediation. We will discuss building code criteria including the International Building Code (IBC-1207) and the International Residential Code. We will Identify areas where sound control is necessary for wall & floor/ceiling assemblies. We will then offer an explanation of terminologies including: STC, IIC, NRC, Use Patterns and Flanking Sound. The mechanisms of sound transmission and its attenuation will be discussed including: Mass, Double Leaf Construction, Field Damped Mass, Decoupling, Unbalancing, Coincidence Effect and Sound Masking.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# Soundatten18 | USGBC# 0920007666
  • Provider: Homasote Company
  • Presenter: Rob Fohl
  • Biography:
10:00 am


10:15 am

Acetylated Wood: Durable, Stable, Sustainable Wood for Windows, Doors & Siding

10:15 am - 11:15 am

Discusses the process of wood acetylation, the resulting changes to wood, applications for this product, its green credentials and a number of case studies involving acetylated wood

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# K382 | USGBC# 0920007705
  • Provider: America Training Solution
  • Presenter: Tim Svarczkopf
  • Biography:
11:15 am

Get Inspired! Design Smarter, Safer, and Greener with Innovation in Wood-Framed Construction

11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Wood is a frequently overlooked building material for light-medium-commercial construction including mid-rise, multi-family, and mixed-use projects. This course features several North American examples that highlight the surprising capabilities of this natural resource. Many architects, engineers, and project owners often default to steel and concrete instead of wood for wall, floor, and roof assemblies. This course outlines: - common misconceptions and capabilities of code-approved wood applications. - the environmental and structural benefits of this sustainable natural resource. - the virtues of wood when engineered for pre-cut and pre-assembled components. - how wood applications integrate with building codes, construction techniques, and technical support. - how choosing wood first contributes to on-time and on-schedule projects with significant cost savings.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# QWEB01 | USGBC# 920014585
  • Provider: America Training Solution
  • Presenter: Eli Gould
  • Biography:
12:15 pm


1:15 pm

Rigid Insulation Product Knowledge & Uses

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

This course will review an in-depth breakdown of the current uses of rigid insulation in the construction industry. The attendees will learn more about the differences of rigid insulation products and the recommended uses of each product type. Discussion points to include the changes of the current energy codes and the requirements for the use of continuous insulation in the majority of future projects. The participant will be able to better evaluate their current building assemblies and understand the requirements that are dictated by current codes.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# OXAIA401 | USGBC# 0920011917
  • Provider: Ox Engineered Products
  • Presenter: Lee Bybee
  • Biography: Lee Bybee has a diverse experience both as an Architect and a Manufacturers Representative with multiple manufacturers. With this experience he has been able to work on both sides of Continuing Education seminars and has a unique insight into the field of architecture and how the products that he represents can be an asset to the architect and his/her projects. Experience with project management and construction documents helps him relate to architect's needs and fully assist with the incorporation of the products that he represents into these construction documents.
2:15 pm


2:30 pm

PVC Roofing Materials - Performance, Construction, Functionality

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

PVC is one of the most diverse products in the building industry and one of the most misunderstood. This presentation will help to better understand why PVC is one of the most versatile and modifiable thermoplastics. With all the different formulations, types, reinforcements and construction, knowledge of this product type will assist the specifier in creating better specifications.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# SDR116 | USGBC#
  • Provider: Versico Roofing Systems
  • Presenter: Andrew Line
  • Biography:
3:30 pm

End of Program

*This Agenda is final but is subject to updates, additions and changes.