Date: 6 January 2014
We want to help them understand the applicable codes and standards, testing and certification, performance requirements and specifications to make an informed decision about the best window system design criteria,” says Wausau’s government market manager, Tom Mifflin, LEED® Green Associate.
AIA-registered architects are required to complete 12 hours of Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW) education as part of their total 18 Learning Units (18.0 LUs) in a calendar year. As a registered AIA/CES provider, Wausau offers a total of 11.0 possible LUs with the following courses:
* Window Selection for Sustainability and Long-Term Performance (1.0 LU/HSW, also online)
* Curtainwalls: Products, Performance and Practicalities (1.0 LU/HSW, also online)
* Daylighting and Integrated Façade Design (1.0 LU/HSW, also online)
* Understanding U-Factors (1.0 LU/HSW, also online)
* Glass: The Right Choice (1.0 LU/HSW)
“Packed with valuable, technical information on the building envelope, each course addresses fenestration in commercial and institutional building designs, such as government offices, health care facilities, schools and universities,” adds Mifflin.
Wausau’s long-standing commitment to architects, and to the whole building team, includes providing consultations, pre-bid design engineering assistance, and 24/7 access to product details, technical specifications and sustainable design information. For architectural firms seeking customized educational content, Wausau technical sales presenters have covered such topics as:
* Unitized Curtainwall Design
* Patient Safety in Health Care Construction
* Façade-Integrated Photovoltaics
* Fenestration Energy Modeling
* Historically-accurate Window Replacement
To request a presentation or other educational information from Wausau Window and Wall Systems, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.wausauwindow.com/support/index.cfm?page=aiaces.