AIA/CES Course Summary
Water Resistance Design for Commercial Glazing
Program Title: Water Resistance for Hurricane Curtain Wall Systems
AIA Course Number: CTC301-0115
Program Sponsor: Crawford-Tracey Corporation
Provider Number: 70118113
Length: One Hour Credits: One Learning Unit HSW: Yes
This course will examine how glazing systems directly influence the control of water/rain, in hurricane prone regions, into buildings through product performance, codes and installation.
Learning Objectives: After completion of this course, participants will be able to understand the following:
Understand impact-resistant glazing for hurricane prone regions
Understand how water infiltration occurs through commercial glazing systems
Understand the building code requirements and testing standards for water infiltration
Understand how to evaluate and specify commercial glazing systems for water resistance
Method of Delivery: The approved facilitator will present this course in a one-hour Lunch + Learn format. The presentations will be interactive and presented on-site at the participant’s office.
A/V Needs: The Crawford-Tracey presenter will need electrical power and a white screen or white wall (min: 6’ x 6’). The presenter will supply the laptop and projector (if needed).
Target Audience: Architects, specifiers, designer, owners and other related design professionals. The ideal audience size is 10 to 60 people.
Facilitator Qualifications: All Crawford-Tracey facilitators have been trained on CES guidelines and presentation skills. Additionally, they have in-depth knowledge of architectural glass and specialty glazing products.
Cost: Crawford-Tracey Corporation sponsors this program, and there is no cost to bring this program into your firm or chapter meeting.
AIA Course Directory: Building Science & Performance
AIA Topic Area: Building Envelope
Note: The provider for this course is Donovan+Associates, a Crawford-Tracey continuing education partner
For more information visit: www.crawfordtracey.com or call Crawford-Tracey at 954-698-6888