EDUCATION PROVIDER PROGRAM (EPP)

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Distance Learning

America Training Solutions: Defending Against Weather: Fiberglass Mat-Faced Gypsum Board

This presentation features fiberglass mat-faced gypsum products including their applications and advantages. The course will discuss how this gypsum board defends against weather conditions and improves the health, safety, and welfare of any project and its occupant's thanks to improved fire ratings and indoor air quality. The presentation takes a close examination of each product category along with its unique ASTM standards. Even though all the products specified in this course feature fiberglass mat, their benefits vary based on application.

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America Training Solutions: Design Basics for Sintered Compact Surfaces

 Sintered compact surfaces today are finding their way into curtain walls, rainscreens, siding applications, and other common wall systems for both residential and commercial buildings.

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America Training Solutions: Design of Architectural Concrete Floors

FREE - ONLINE - 1 HOUR

This course isolates the value of such design, the best practice and how to manage the expectations through specification. It isolates new technology and the importance of sustainable elements such as longest life-cycle, reflective floors and low-maintenance.

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America Training Solutions: Designing & Detailing Exterior Wall for Moisture Control

Moisture management principles are discussed emphasizing rainscreen use for various type of construction as well as proper flashing and mortar deflection methods. This course will cover 4 D’s of moisture management.

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America Training Solutions: Effective Performance of the Building Enclosure - Exterior Walls

On demand Webinar

Learn what current wall assemblies are getting closest to the target performance levels, what the code– prescribed targets are for your region, and what some innovative companies and designers are doing to solve this issue, both with conventional and proprietary approaches, while saving cost at the same time.

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America Training Solutions: Electrochromic Glazing – Dynamic Control of Solar Energy

Electrochromic glazing provides a dynamic solution to control solar heat gain and light, while preserving the view and connection to the outdoors. Numerous studies have shown improved learning environments, increased productivity, and better health outcomes when that view and connection to the outdoors is maintained. This course details how electrochromic glazing can be used to meter and control the amount of light and solar energy entering a building to provide optimum daylighting and energy efficiency.

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America Training Solutions: Eliminating Concrete Moisture through Sustainable Design

FREE - ONLINE - 1 HOUR

During this presentation, we will discuss sustainability and what it means; drawing the attendee into a clear discussion of how sustainability relates to LEED, Lean Construction, Green Building, and process improvement.

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America Training Solutions: Ethics and the Environment: Understanding an Architect's Intent, Process, and Impact on Others

ON DEMAND (PRE-RECORDED) 1 HR

The topic of ethics has never been more prevalent for today’s architects, especially in our obligation to the environment. With new data constantly published about the human toll on today’s world, the construction industry must take purposeful steps to not only reduce the environmental impact in the building process but also promote a sustainable design that will last for generations.

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America Training Solutions: Expansive Components in Concrete

FREE - ONLINE - 1 HOUR

The A&E designers’ hidden secret to specifying concrete. Based on ACI standards, this presentation addresses the need to implement methods in conventional concrete and advancing technology creating a mix design to produce architectural concrete slabs that will provide the best canvas possible for polished concrete with a joint-free slab. Take the guess work out of such a design and understand how this can also help in tank farms, bridge decks and wherever concrete shrinkage is an issue.

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America Training Solutions: Geothermal Heating and Cooling: A Renewable Energy Technology

This course will elaborate on the hybrid/geothermal heat pump system and explain how it not only gives you the high energy efficiency savings but how this system also gives the owner/user significant savings during the initial installation of the system while providing high energy efficiency and capturing tax incentives for the total cost of the hybrid/geothermal heat pump system. The course demonstrates a case study of actual energy consumption differences shown between geothermal heat pump systems and VRF (variable flow refrigerant) system on the National Headquarters Office Building of ASHRAE in Atlanta, GA

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

ONLINE

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.

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America Training Solutions: Gypsum An Environment-Friendly Building Product

This course describes the properties of gypsum, the similarities of natural and synthetic gypsum, the applications and benefits of gypsum-panel products in construction, and gypsum's numerous environmental benefits.

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America Training Solutions: Hand Rail Code Requirements & Design Considerations

FREE - ONLINE - 1 HOUR

This course will provide the Architect with the details of railing systems code requirements and testing to ensure they meet IRC and IBC Building Codes. Integrating design elements based on materials and span limits into the structure architecture.

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America Training Solutions: Integrally Troweled Cure & Polished Architectural Concrete Floors

FREE - ONLINE - 1 HOUR

This course is a discussion of the method used to create a polished concrete finishing process using tools common in the industry to reduce labor, downtime and environmental impact.

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America Training Solutions: Integrating Accessibility

ONLINE - 2 HOURS

This 2-hour webinar will help architects improve their designs by learning strategies for incorporating access early in the planning phase. By applying ADA-compliant solutions that exceed the minimum standards without adding additional costs, architects can avoid costly after-the-fact resolutions and protect themselves from potential access-related complaints or litigation.

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