Web-Series for Midwest Region

Web-Series for Midwest Region

Event Dates

Monday, September 13 | Tuesday, September 14 | Wednesday, September 15 | Thursday, September 16

Available Credits

6 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 GBCI General Hour
1 ADA Accessibility / Barrier-Free Req.

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MIDWEST REGION INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STATES; ILLINOIS, IOWA, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, NEBRASKA, & WISCONSIN

Event Agenda

Monday, September 13, 2021

Monday, September 13, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

The Design Advantages of Composite Roofing Solutions
Sponsored By DaVinci Roofscapes
Presented By Theo Maglio
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

In this one-hour course, design professionals will take an in-depth look at the sustainable, and versatile attributes of composite roofing solutions. The advantages of composite roofing systems will be examined, including long life-cycle, durability, and its ability to be specified in a wide array of applications and environments.

Learning Objectives:
  1. List the green features of virgin-engineered polymer composite roofing materials
  2. State the design and architectural benefits of specifying a composite roofing solution including product integrity, versatility, and aesthetics
  3. Compare the advantages and disadvantages of traditional roofing materials versus synthetic products
  4. Discuss the durability and long life-cycle of composite roofing materials including the various testing methods and approvals related to roofing materials

Monday, September 13, 2021 | 2:00 pm Central

The Wave of the Future: Sustainable Hand Dryer Solutions
Sponsored By World Dryer
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 GBCI General Hour

In this one-hour course, we will discuss how hand dryers have evolved from the first generation of hand dryers to the efficient, hygienic wave of the present and future.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify the different types of hand dryers and their distinctive features to determine which environment each one is best suited for in order to provide hygienic products for building occupants.
  2. Compare and contrast hand dryers' cost effectiveness, sanitary features, sustainability, and their positive environmental impact to other products, including their paper towel counterparts.
  3. Explain how to determine which hand dryers are needed for each restroom and how to ensure compliance with ADA guidelines so that all people are able to use hand dryers comfortably.
  4. Analyze applications and explain how high-speed hand dryers may help a building earn LEED points and contribute to green building principles to best protect the welfare of people.
World Dryer
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

Sponsored By Armortex
Presented By Rick Snelling
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

In this one-hour course, design professionals will learn about anti-ballistic technology, specifically fiberglass panels, windows, doors, and other products, that are used to protect a building’s occupants from weapons, impact, and explosives.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Define the four different types of resistance technologies that are used to protect occupants from weapons, impact, and explosives
  2. Identify the organizations that create standards and testing for resistance technologies to ensure these products are capable of securing the building in the event of an attack
  3. Evaluate anti-ballistic products, specifically panels, windows, and doors, on their durability and safety
  4. Apply knowledge of anti-ballistic technology and specify products to promote safe environments
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

Designing Functional Outdoor Living Space
Sponsored By Wolf Home Products
Presented By Jason Foura
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

Overview of the outdoor living space and materials used in outdoor living design. Material selection, care and design, will be discussed, and common misconceptions will be addressed.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Understand the evolution of the outdoor living market.
  2. Address trends and materials used in outdoor living spaces.
  3. Apply standard design principles and how they relate to outdoor living spaces.
  4. Identify and explain common misconceptions and safety issues in designing outdoor living spaces.
  5. Explain proper use and care of outdoor living spaces and how to avoid them for extended performance.
Wolf Home Products

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 | 2:00 pm Central

Trending Accessible Design Standards: Restrooms, Locker Rooms & Adjacent Public Spaces
Sponsored By Bradley Corporation
Presented By Daniel Hughes
1 ADA Accessibility / Barrier-Free Req.
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 IDCEC HSW CEU(s)
1 RCEP PDH(s) for Engineers

Accessible design is a core requirement for most facility design projects. Ten (10) Emerging Accessible Design Trends & Tools demonstrate how designers are applying them to their projects. The class identifies who needs and how to provide accessibility in the toilet & locker room space.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify 10 Emerging Accessibility Design Trends & Tools.
  2. Explain the principles of accessibility and universal design.
  3. Assess and Apply accessibility standards and regulations that govern accessible toilet & locker rooms.
  4. Evaluate and Apply accessible design for toilet & Locker room layout, through fixture\accessory selection and placement.
Bradley Corporation
Thursday, September 16, 2021

Thursday, September 16, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

Firestopping Key Points
Presented By John Zalepka
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

In this one-hour seminar, the basics of life safety and code compliant design for firestopping installation are covered. Additionally, this course covers major issues in design such as the coordination of different trades responsible for firestopping.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Identifying the main type of firestop systems.
  2. Understanding of the UL System approach to managing firestop compliance.
  3. Understanding the basics of life safety design, such as when, where and why to firestop.
  4. Understanding codes and the steps necessary to design code compliant firestop solutions.
  5. Identify firestop systems by trade.
Specified Technologies Inc.

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