Door Security Solutions: Aesthetically Designed Architectural Door Openings

Sponsored by ASSA ABLOY

Learning Objectives:

  1. Write clear, correct, and concise specifications for aesthetically designed architectural openings that offer accessibility, acoustics and energy efficiency.
  2. Explore benefits and understand challenges of utilizing aesthetic doors and hardware which is ADA compliant, utilized in healthcare settings.
  3. Consider the various codes related to doors and hardware, which affect product selection of which type of doors can meet and exceed life safety and security codes.
  4. Describe various designs and color/finishes available to create an aesthetically pleasing opening.

Credits:

HSW
1 AIA LU/HSW
IACET
0.1 IACET CEU*
AIBD
1 AIBD P-CE
IDCEC
1 IDCEC CEU/HSW
AAA
AAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
AANB
This course can be self-reported to the AANB, as per their CE Guidelines
AAPEI
AAPEI 1 Structured Learning Hour
MAA
MAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
NLAA
This course can be self-reported to the NLAA.
NSAA
This course can be self-reported to the NSAA
NWTAA
NWTAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
OAA
OAA 1 Learning Hour
SAA
SAA 1 Hour of Core Learning
 
This course can be self-reported to the AIBC, as per their CE Guidelines.
This course is approved as a Structured Course
This course can be self-reported to the AANB, as per their CE Guidelines
Approved for structured learning
Approved for Core Learning
This course can be self-reported to the NLAA.
Course may qualify for Learning Hours with NWTAA
Course eligible for OAA Learning Hours
This course is approved as a core course
This course can be self-reported for Learning Units to the Architectural Institute of British Columbia

This program will provide an overview of the importance and choices available to improve the aesthetics of architectural door openings with a continuous design scheme. Understanding the benefits of aesthetically pleasing door opening designs without compromising performance. We will also take a look at varied options to differentiate design concepts from commodity products with an emphasis on improving the occupant experience.

Door Security Solutions

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Originally published in August 2021

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