Indoor Environmental Quality: Healthy Design Academy
Brought to you by Armstrong World Industries

  8 AIA LU/HSW; 0 AIA LU/Elective

As architects and designers learn more about the relationship between the built environment and the health and well-being of occupants, the importance of indoor environmental quality becomes urgent. Besides aesthetics, key factors like air quality, sound, temperature, and light must be considered to create a space that is healthy, productive, and beautiful. Additionally, the health of the planet is at stake, so incorporating sustainable materials is critical. This academy offers a focused exploration of best practices that support sustainable design specifically related to enhanced indoor environmental quality. Topics examined include trends, increasing productivity, updated regulations, and market shifts, while keeping sustainable design front and center.

Academy Courses
Back to the Office: Making the Workspace Healthy and Appealing
How to improve worker satisfaction and productivity with enhanced indoor environmental quality
Heat Crisis in the Built Environment
Finding building solutions to combat heat crisis effects on aging infrastructure