High-Performance Steel Doors and Windows for Specifiers

This learning unit will look at the advances in steel door/window design and technologies, which have enabled manufacturers to create more durable and energy efficient steel doors and windows, even in harshest environments. Join us online or in-person to earn 1 AIA LU/HSW or 1 GBCI CE Hour

After this course, you should be able to:

  1. Discuss the important role windows and doors play in a durable, safe, and well-designed building envelope
  2. Describe how a well-designed and installed building envelope can help reduce energy use and prolong the life of the home
  3. Explain the basic rating and certifications for modern windows and doors and the importance of these ratings when creating a sustainable and resource responsible structure
  4. List the criteria for evaluating the thermal performance of a window or door to satisfy building code and energy-efficiency expectations
  5. Discuss how durable and long-lasting steel windows and doors help conserve natural resources and create a more sustainable building design

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Courses are also available through our lunch and learn in-person courses. Portella is licensed to deliver this course internationally. Lunch and Learn courses are available to licensed architects and design firms. Courses run 50 minutes and certificates of completion are issued at the conclusion.

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