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Managing Moisture with Breathable Membranes

Continuing Education

Learn At Your Own Pace - You can take this course and follow along at your own pace. Speed up, slow down, or stop now and finish later. Click "Take the Course Test" to go straight to the test and earn your credits. You'll know immediately if you have earned credits and you will be able to print out your certificate of completion instantly.

Learning Objectives - At the end of this course you will be able to:

  1. Identify changes to wall construction
  2. Analyze the function of the building enclosure
  3. Explain building design principles and benefits
  4. Design membrane systems to manage air and moisture

AIA logo Credits: 1 AIA LU/HSW

This course provides an overview of innovative rain screen design technology, including discussions on the impact of moisture infiltration on the building envelope, weather-resistive barrier design and construction, and sustainable rain screen design systems for the building envelope.

Sponsor Name

VaproShield
VaproShield’s Permeable Membrane Systems offer: energy saving air barriers, excellent permeability: 50-75 perms, zero VOC?s, no primers, non-asphaltic. They meet or exceed the most rigorous industry standards and code requirements and either self-adhere or mechanically attach. http://www.vaproshield.com/

Course Outline:

This course is a presentation designed to earn you 1.00 AIA/CES Learning Unit. Use the onscreen controls to pace the presentation to your liking, and then click "Take the Course Test" to take the exam for this course and earn your credit.

 

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