Fire-Rated Glass & Framing 101

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Webinar On-Demand
Sponsored by Technical Glass Products (TGP)
Presented by James Wharton

Learning Objectives:

  1. Learn what questions to ask to ensure that the proper product is specified and installed.
  2. Gain a better understanding of the different categories of fire-rated glazing materials, and their role in fire-protection.
  3. Receive current information on how the latest codes and product developments impact design.
  4. Explore new trends in fire-rated glazing and innovative design options.


AAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
AANB 1 Hour of Core Learning
AAPEI 1 Structured Learning Hour
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
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
Approved for Core Learning
This course is approved as a Core Course
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 test is no longer available for credit

This course offers an in-depth look into fire-rated glass and framing systems and their role in fire protection.

Fire-Rated Glass & Framing 101

© Photography: Chris Barrett/Architect: Stantec Architecture

James Wharton

James Wharton represents Technical Glass Products in New York, New Jersey, and all of New England. The company is a supplier of fire-rated glass and framing systems, along with specialty architectural glazing products. James has been with TGP for 12 years and has successfully worked with numerous architects, building owners, and subcontractors from development of schematic design through installation.

Technical Glass Products logo. Technical Glass Products (TGP) is the recognized leader in the fire-rated glass and framing field, along with specialty architectural glass products. The company offers AIA-registered continuing education, project consultation and more.


Originally published in April 2018