The Value-Added Performance of Coated Glass

Sponsored by National Glass Association
1 AIA LU/HSW; 0.1 IACET CEU*; 1 AIBD P-CE; AAA 1 Structured Learning Hour; AANB 1 Hour of Core Learning; AAPEI 1 Structured Learning Hour; This course can be self-reported to the AIBC, as per their CE Guidelines.; MAA 1 Structured Learning Hour; NLAA 1 Hour of Core Learning; NSAA 1 Hour of Core Learning; NWTAA 1 Structured Learning Hour; OAA 1 Learning Hour; SAA 1 Hour of Core Learning

Learning Objectives:

  1. List two reasons glass is coated
  2. Compare and contrast reflective and low-e coatings
  3. Understand the difference between VLT and UV
  4. Describe the three cost saving opportunities provided by coated glass

This course is part of the Glass and Glazing Design Academy

Coatings applied to glass can offer a variety of enhancements to a building and its occupants. This course will provide an introduction to coatings available in the market to improve the energy performance and savings associated with using coated glass products in buildings.


Originally published in June 2019