Denver, CO CE Academy
Thursday, June 27, 2013 from 7:45 AM to 5:00 PM (MDT)
June 27, 2013
8 AIA HSW CE Hours
2 GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals
07:45 AM Registration
08:00 - 09:00 AM
Improving Energy Efficiency and Air Quality with HVAC Duct Sealants
1 AIA HSW/SD CE Hour | Course: ICH23A
AIA Provider: InfoSpec
Sponsor: Carlisle Hardcast
Presenter: Tim Eorgan
Describe environmental concerns over energy issues and explain how HVAC air leakage
contributes to these concerns.
Describe the reasons why sealing ductwork is critical to maximizing HVAC system efficiency.
Explain duct sealing options and list the advantages of each.
Describe how sealing ductwork can improve indoor air quality.
09:10 -10:10 AM
EPDM Defining the Standard for 50 years
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course Number: SDR 113
AIA Provider: Carlisle Construction Materials
Presenter: Greg Ham
Participants will learn the features and benefits of EPDM roofing solutions that have been proven
to perform as well as advancements in technology that contribute to higher quality installations
and long term service life.
10:20 -11:20 AM
Recycled Content Surfacing Materials: Identifying Value Under LEED and Beyond
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course Number: ICS06C
1 GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals | GBCI course ID: 0090009501
AIA Provider: Infospec, Inc.
This one hour live course describes the importance of recycled content surfaces and their
environmental significance including reducing the use of natural resources and improving indoor
air quality. We will compare and contrast traditional and recycled surfacing materials and explain
the importance of “going beyond green.”
11:30 - 12:30 PM Lunch sponsored by Greg Trimboli with Dynamic Closures
12:30 - 01:30 PM
Steep Slope Stone Coated Metal Roofing Systems
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | Course Number: IMU07C
AIA Provider: InfoSpec, Inc.
Sponsor: Metals USA
• Define stone coated Metal.
• Depict how stone coated Metal roofing is manufactured.
• Explain the benefits of stone coated metal roofing.
• Demonstrate new and innovative ideas to take into the design process for schools, hospitals
and other commercial applications, and to help you through that process.
• Discuss how specifying stone coated metal roofing systems may contribute towards a project
earning LEED certification.
• Describe how Stone Coated Metal Roofing Systems are energy efficient & Energy Star qualified.
• Explain the cost benefits of Stone Coated Metal roofing systems.
01:40 - 02:40 PM
Expanded Polystyrene - The Economical Choice for Roofing Insulation
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | Course Number: EPS105
AIA Provider: Carlisle Construction Materials
Presenter: Kris Essex
• Define and understand how Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) is manufactured
• Understand the environmental features and benefits of EPS insulation including recyclability,
LEED, thermal performance, and energy efficiency.
• Understanding key physical properties of the different EPS products used in Roofing applications.
• Understand the features and benefits of the different EPS products: standard, faced, and
composites and which roofing applications they are used in.
• Understand the economic advantages when using EPS in different roofing applications than
other insulations. Case Study examples cited. Understand what key components to consider
when preparing a specification for EPS vs another insulation product in a roofing application:
R-Value, Compressive Strength, Codes, Product Performance, Labor Costs, LEED and
Sustainability, Product Availability and Warranty.
02:50- 03:50 PM
Green Solutions for Parking, Paving and Drainage
1 AIA HSW/SD CE Hour | AIA Course: ISI02B
1 GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals | USGBC Course ID: 0090000338
Provider: InfoSpec, Inc.
Sponsor: Invisible Structures, Inc.
Presenter: Dustin Glist
Explain the differences between dense and porous pavements.
Be on familiar terms with a brief history of the porous pavement industry.
Detail both the benefits and limitations of using porous pavement over conventional paving
Identify the basic components of a paving system.
Explain the benefits of flexible plastic paving systems.
Analyze case studies of successful flexible porous pavement installations.
Briefly discuss the required maintenance of various porous paving systems.
04:00 - 05:00 PM
Drafting an Understanding of Polished Concrete
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course # AFP1
AIA Provider: Advanced Floor Products (RetroPlate) Provider number J550
Presenter: Deke Rife
”Today we can give an old worn-out concrete floor “NEW” life through the polishing
and densification process. This course is designed to give an overview of that process,
the marriage of concrete densification of and grinding and polishing concrete with diamonds.
5:10 - 6:10 PM
Use of Snow Retention Devices: Science or Fiction?
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course:
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Are you a design professional or spec writer in need of CE credit hours to maintain your AIA membership or state license? CE Academy, Inc. organizes 4-8 hours of continuing education in a seminar format so you can earn multiple CE hours at one time.
These AIA and/or GBCI registered courses provide education credit. CE Academy will also manage the reporting of your credits to the AIA and email you a certificate of completion for your records after the event.
Available education credits include:
>> AIA HSW CE Hours
>> GBCI CE Hours for LEED® Professionals
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