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Continuing Education Classes
February 11 & 12, 2019

These continuing education classes are for contractors, architects, and plumbers only. Please register for courses under the Registration tab.

 

Monday, February 11, 2019

1:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m.

TracPipe CounterStrike Installation Training - Rinnai                                                  Certification Training for the professional gas pipe installer in the design, installation and testing of corrugated stainless-steel gas piping for residential, commercial and industrial buildings. You will also be introduced to some of our new products and some tools we now have available.

Room:  19A
Credits:
2 CEU Credits
Instructor:
Rinnai

1:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m.

Benefits of Daylight and Fresh Air in Residential Design - Velux Skylights
Through this course you will learn how skylights can contribute and provide the benefits of natural ventilation, daylight and energy effeciency to ensure good health and wellbeing in residential applications.

Room:  19B
Credits:
NARI 1 Hour, AIA 1 LU/HSW
Instructor:
Velux

2:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m.

Engineered Lumber Practices & LSL Applications
Understanding the new building code changes and how the engineered lumber offers a cost-effective solution.

Room:  19A
Credits:
1 AIA, 1 Hour C/E
Instructor:
LP Engineered Wood

2:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m.

Mitek/USP Hangers: Residential Wood Decks
This is an AIA Certified IRC Residential Wood Deck class. It details best practices in using joist hangers and other hardware to meet and exceed new and current construction codes. This class will be one hour long.

Room:  19B
Credits:
NARI 1 Hour, 1 AIA, 1 LU/HSW
Instructor:
Mitek/USP Hangers

4:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

Adding Value  & Innovation to Remodeling Projects with Propane
This course provides an overview of the home remodeling industry, including industry growth trends, demographic insights, and typical project types. The course also explores the potential role of propane technologies in different remodeling applications, illustrating key performance characteristics and how they can add value to remodeling projects. The course concludes by describing the options for propane storage in residential applications.

Room:  19A
Credits:
1 AIA, 1 Hour C/E
Instructor:
Propane Education & Research Council

4:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

Wolf Cabinets
A study of the U.S. cabinet market and cabinet construction methods,
including various substrates and compositions, finishes and hardware.

Room:  19B
Credits:
1 LU/1 HSW
Instructor:
Wolf Cabinets

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

9:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

Rinnai: Tankless Water Heater Installation Fundamentals - Level 2 Training
This training course will discuss the product knowledge overview and installation fundamentals for both the Rinnai Non-Condensing and Condensing tankless water heaters. (Including the NEW SENSEI units) You will also be introduced to some of our new products and some online tools we now have available.

 

Room:  19A
Credits: Credit Information Coming

Instructor:
Rinnai

9:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

#AF004 Basic Paint Applications - "Paint Technology"
Components of paints and coatings. Functions/benefits of the various paint components. Paints and Coatings product categories and performance. Surface preparation guidelines. Generic product comparison.

Room:  19B
Credits:
AIA 1 Hour C/E
Instructor:
PPG Paints

11:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m.

Expanding Outdoor Living: Propane for Outdoor Residential Use
Propane gas is considered to be a clean alternative fuel by the EPA; it is a versatile and environmentally safe fuel source for healthy and sustainable living. Many people use propane to fuel their outdoor grills or barbeques, but it's much more versatile than a cooking fuel in residential outdoor applications. This learning unit will explore alternative uses for propane, specifically for outdoor use in and around a home.

Room:  19A
Credits: AIA 1 Hour C/E
Instructor:
Propane Education & Research Council

11:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m.

Stacked Stone Siding: Understanding Mortarless Stone Veneer
 Understanding the Mortarless Stone Veneer category and what makes it a better installation system.

Room:  19B
Credits:
1 AIA, 1 Hour C/E
Instructor:
Boral Stone

1:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m.

LP Gas Regulator Basics: Course #00061
Students should be able to figure out the minimum requirements for proper sizing of tanks, regulators, and gas lines. This class is conducted with lecturing, discussion, video aids, problem solving and hands-on materials.

Room: 19A
Credits:
AIA 1 Hour C/E
Instructor:
CUI

1:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m.

The Makings of a Great SubFloor
Discusses the importance of a safe, sound subfloor and the different types of subfloor materials in the building industry.

Room:  19B
Credits:
1 Hour HSW Learning Unit
Instructor:
Huber Engineered Wood

2:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m.

Developing and Building Sustainability with Fiber Cement Siding
This course on fiber cement siding defines the 4 D’s of Wall Design and explains the sustainable attributes such as improved indoor air quality, longevity, embodied energy, LCA parameters, and climate zoned cladding.

Room:  19A
Credit:
AIA 1 Hour C/E
Instructor:
James Hardie Siding

2:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m.

Design & Application of Wood Structural Panel Sheathing For Use with Energy Efficiency & High Wind Purposes
* Building/Framing for Energy Savings including, Basics of designing wood frame in a high wind region, Energy efficient framing

Room:  19B
Credits:
AIA 1 Hour C/E
Instructor:
Norbord

4:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

Designing and Building High-Performance Homes with Propane
This course provides a data-driven look at the role of propane as an energy option in today’s high-performance homes. The course compares propane with other available energy sources in terms of its availability, applications, and environmental footprint. At the technology level, the course examines 12 different propane applications in terms of their functionality, efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and environmental impact.

Room:  19A
Credits:
AIA 1 Hour C/E
Instructor:
Propane Education & Research Council

4:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

Keys to Success with LP Smartside Trim & Siding
This module covers moisture protection principles, key installation guidelines, finishing, special consideration with prefinished products, warranty and claims information, and safety tips.

Room: 19B
Credits:
AIA 1 LU/HSW
Instructor:
LP Siding