Architectural Record BE - Building Enclosure

Designing and Specifying Architectural Columns

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Sponsored by Crown Column and Millwork, LLC
Continuing Education

Learning Objectives - After this course, you should be able to:

  1. %IDescribe the five classical orders of architecture.
  2. %IDiscuss the features of today's architectural column options.
  3. %IDiscuss the features and benefits of column materials such as wood, fiberglass and synthetic.
  4. %IBe familiar with the issues relating to code compliance.
  5. %IBe familiar with steps for the correct installation of columns.
  6. %ISpecify fiberglass and wood columns.


%PThis 5-Lesson course provides a solid introduction to the features and benefits of fiberglass and wood architectural columns. The course qualifies for 1 HSW (health, safety, welfare) continuing education credit from the American Institute of Architects