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Exterior Wall Weather Protection


Description

This course provides an introduction to the 2015 IBC requirements for weather protection of the exterior building envelope. The attendees will gain an understanding of basic IBC requirements and examples of performance testing methods available for compliance of curtain walls, windows, doors and storefronts.

 

Course Topics

  • IBC Requirements
  • Curtain walls
  • Performance testing methods

Learning Objectives

Upon completion, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the weather protection requirements of the 2015 IBC for the building envelope.
  • Explain the purpose and benefits of air and water testing
  • Identify the correct test standards and methods to be used to conduct field testing for specific information and situations.
  • Review the test results that are obtained and how the information can be used to positively impact a building project.

Objectives

By the end of this presentation, participants should be able to:

  • List the weather protection requirements of the 2015 IBC for the building envelope
  • Explain the purpose and benefits of air and water testing
  • Identify the correct test standards and methods to be used to conduct field testing for specific information and situations
  • Review the test results that are obtained and how that information can be used to positively impact a building project

Target Audience

Multiple roles and levels in an organization including but not limited to:

  • Architects
  • Designers
  • Code Authorities
  • Commercial Builders/Contractors

Participants of the live course are able to receive 1 AIA HSW Learning Unit

If you are interested in this course, please contact: Bruce.Johnson@ul.com

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Media

Time Requirement

Cost

Instructor-Led 60 minutes
Free

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