High-Performance Gypsum Panels: Benefits for Moisture Management and Project Scheduling

Sponsored by Georgia-Pacific Gypsum

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Learning Objectives:

  1. Assess moisture management needs for energy-efficient, high-performance buildings.
  2. Describe construction detailing and scheduling of high-performance envelopes.
  3. Discuss how fiberglass mat gypsum panels are used as a rigid substrate behind air-resistant barriers.
  4. List benefits of water-resistant fiberglass mat gypsum panels in interiors, fighting mold and moistures, and controlling envelope moisture issues.


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

This course considers the design of energy-efficient buildings, which must include an effective, lasting moisture management strategy. Moisture management is essential to resilient, sustainable, healthy buildings.



Georgia-Pacific Gypsum Dens® Solutions are industry trusted, high-performing fiberglass mat gypsum panels suitable for your wall, roof, ceiling and floor projects. Dens®Solutions carry the mark of our valued heritage in Gold®, our patented color, as a visible standard-bearer of our position as the first manufacturer to create a fiberglass mat board and as a relentless innovator of strength and moisture resistant products for over 30 years. Dens® Solutions answer building challenges with ingenuity.