WEBINAR: Above Grade Continuous Insulation in Type I-IV Wall Construction

Zoom RI

1 LU | HSW Presented by Atlas Roofing Corporation  Registration required Course Description:  This session provides a comprehensive overview of rigid foam continuous insulation in five topic areas; continuous insulation, thermal bridging, types of rigid foam insulation, energy and building code compliance and fire performance criteria for Types I-IV construction. Learning Objectives: Define continuous insulation […]

WEBINAR: Magnesium Oxide (MgO) Floor Panels for Multifamily Buildings

Zoom RI

1 LU|HSW Presented by Huber Engineered Woods LLC Registration required Course Description: All multifamily buildings must meet code requirements for fire-resistance between dwelling units and meet requirements for acoustical performance. This course looks more closely at designing and constructing with MgO panels. We begin with a description of the material and its properties and its […]

WEBINAR: Optimizing Daylight with Dimensional Materials in Insulated Glass

Zoom RI

1 LU | HSW Presented by Pace Representatives Registration required Course description: This program addresses and describes various glazing options for maximizing daylight, controlling solar heat gain, maximizing visibility and view, minimizing reflections, controlling glare, and optimizing energy efficiency. Learning Objectives At the end of this program, the architect should be able to: Understand how […]

WEBINAR: Wide World of Water Resistive Barriers, Specifying WRBs as Part of a High Performance System

Zoom RI

1 LU | HSW Presented by Benjamin Obdyke Registration required Course Description:  There are a lot of options out there for Water Resistive Barriers. Determining what’s the best for your project can be challenging. This course will help to identify and educate you on best practices and accessories for those options. Learning Objectives: Understand the […]

WEBINAR: RI Commercial Energy Code Update

Zoom RI

1 LU | HSW Presented by CLEAResult Registration required Course Description:  The State of Rhode Island has adopted updated energy efficiency codes for commercial new construction, renovations, and repairs.  https://ribcc.ri.gov/  This training will include critical information regarding significant energy code changes, new provisions, and related best practices. This commercial event will be led by instructors […]

WEBINAR: Biophilic Design with Windows and Doors

Zoom RI

1 LU | HSW Presented by Marvin Windows and Doors Registration required Course Description: Windows and doors are the gateways to bring nature into the home with light, views, ventilation, access to nature and more. This session will demonstrate how applying the goals of biophilic design to windows and doors will help you cultivate well-being […]

WEBINAR: Window and Door Design Solutions for Multi-Family Projects

Zoom RI

1 LU | HSW Presented by Pella Registration required Course Description: Selecting a window and door system for use in new or renovated multi-family buildings typically centers on aluminum, aluminum-clad wood, fiberglass, or vinyl windows. All are well suited for a variety of different design applications whether horizontal, vertical, or punched window looks are sought. […]

2022 New England Architecture Awards

South Street Landing RI

The American Institute of Architects has a long tradition of recognizing individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievements in support of the profession of architecture and the AIA. The New England Design Awards program celebrates architects from, and architecture in, New England. AIA Rhode Island is hosting the 2022 New England Architecture Awards on Saturday, October […]

WEBINAR: Zero Energy Homes Designing HVAC for Large Spaces with Low Loads

Zoom RI

1 LU | HSW Presented by CLEAResult Registration required Course description: Few building professionals seem not to fully grasp the relationship between health, ventilation, and humidity. When designing a HVAC system for high preforming tightly built homes, ventilation and humidity have a big impact on occupant wellbeing. A good system will more than pay for […]

WEBINAR: Zero Energy Homes: Mini Split Heat Pump Duct Design – Warwick RI Case Study

Zoom RI

1 LU | HSW Presented by CLEAResult Registration required Course description:  In 2015 the Governor signed an Executive order to Lead by Example! Stating by doing so we will "improve public health, protect the environment, and enhance quality of life". A new community of energy efficient homes being built to DOE’s Zero Energy Ready standards […]