Volume 27, Issue 5- September/October 2013

Continuing Education Corner

Learning is something we never really stop doing, and architects are certainly no exception. Technology is improving leaps and bounds every day and making sure we stay up with times is critical.

So stay in tune with all the latest happenings in the industry and consider checking out these courses. Itís a great way to stay in the loop with all the relevant new concepts in the industry while also earning the professional credits needed annually.

Course Title: The Aluminum Advantage in Fenestration
When: Online at
Where: Online
Provider: AAMA Aluminum Material Council
Learning Units: 1 HSW

After taking this online course developed by the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA)ís Aluminum Material Council, the viewers will have a better understanding of the versatility of aluminum in fenestration applications, the strengths of aluminum in the selection of fenestration products, aluminum's sustainable characteristics and the benefits of using aluminum in sustainable projects and the advantages of aluminum in relation to design and performance.

Course Title: An Overview of Glazed Structural Systems
When: Online at www.westviewproducts
Where: Online
Provider: Westview Products Inc.
Learning Units: 1 HSW

This online program provides an overview of glazed structural systems for residential and commercial applications, including a discussion of the varieties of frame types, glazing systems and glazing performance measures.

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