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Pittsburgh, PA CE Academy & Networking Event

CE Academy, Inc.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 from 7:45 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)

Pittsburgh, PA   CE Academy & Networking Event

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Pittsburgh, PA CE Academy 14 Registrations Ended $25.00 $1.62

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Event Details

Pittsburgh, PA   June 12, 2013               "Continuing Education & Networking Event"

Credits Awarded:
6 AIA HSW CE Hours
1 ADA Hour Accessibility/ADA/barrier-free


"Gift Card Drawings Awarded at Conclusion of the Event"  Sponsored by RBA


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07:45 AM     Registration

08:00 - 09:00 AM  
Steep Slope Stone Coated Metal Roofing Systems
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | Course Number: IMU07C
AIA Provider: InfoSpec, Inc.
Sponsor: Metals USA
Presenter: Michael Cosyns
 •  Define stone coated Metal.
 •  Depict how stone coated Metal roofing is manufactured.
 •  Explain the benefits of stone coated metal roofing.
 •  Demonstrate new and innovative ideas to take into the design process for schools, hospitals 
    and other commercial applications, and to help you through that process.
 •  Discuss how specifying stone coated metal roofing systems may contribute towards a project 
    earning LEED certification.
 •  Describe how Stone Coated Metal Roofing Systems are energy efficient & Energy Star qualified.
 •  Explain the cost benefits of Stone Coated Metal roofing systems.


09:10 -10:10 AM
Spray Polyurethane Foam in Masonry Building Construction
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course Number: NCFI03
AIA Provider: NCFI Polyurethanes
Presenter: Wesley Sherrer
This will be an introduction into the properties and uses of SPF for insulation.
The presentation will cover various commercial wall designs with emphasis on the application
of SPF in masonry buildings and the unique characteristics of SPF that offer multiple functionality
(insulation, dampproofing, waterproofing, air barrier, vapor retarder) as a building material with a
detailed discussion of SPF applications and benefits.


10:20 -11:20 AM
Drafting an Understanding of Polished Concrete
1 AIA HSW  CE Hour | AIA Course # AFP1
AIA Provider: Advanced Floor Products (RetroPlate) Provider number J550  
Presenter: Deke Rife
Today we can give an old worn-out concrete floor “NEW” life through the polishing
and densification process. This course is designed to give an overview of that process,
the marriage of concrete densification of and grinding and polishing concrete with diamonds.
“Polished Concrete”.

11:30 - 12:30 PM 
Expanded Polystyrene - The Economical Choice for Roofing Insulation
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | Course Number: EPS105
AIA Provider: Carlisle Construction Materials
Presenter: Brett Frantz
Learning Objectives:
• Define and understand how Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) is manufactured
• Understand the environmental features and benefits of EPS insulation including recyclability,
  LEED, thermal performance, and energy efficiency.
• Understanding key physical properties of the different EPS products used in Roofing applications.
• Understand the features and benefits of the different EPS products: standard, faced, and
  composites and which roofing applications they are used in.
• Understand the economic advantages when using EPS in different roofing applications than
  other insulations. Case Study examples cited. Understand what key components to consider
  when preparing  a specification for EPS vs another insulation product in a roofing application:
  R-Value, Compressive Strength, Codes, Product Performance, Labor Costs, LEED and
  Sustainability, Product Availability and Warranty.

12:30 - 01:30 PM       Lunch sponsored by Greg Trimboli with Dynamic Closures


01:30 - 02:30 PM    
EPDM Defining the Standard for 50 years
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | Course Number: SDR113
AIA Provider: Carlisle Construction Materials
Presenter: Brian Heister
Participants will learn the features and benefits of EPDM roofing solutions that have been proven to perform as well as advancements in technology that contribute to higher quality installations and long term service life.


02:40 - 03:40 PM      
The Details of Accessible Design and Construction
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course number:   IRB00A
1.0 ADA Hour for Licensed Architects
Course fulfills 1 Hour accessibility/ADA/barrier-free
AIA Provider: InfoSpec
Sponsor: Ron Blank & Associates
Presenter: Deke Rife
Learning Objectives:
1. Describe a basic overview of accessible design and construction requirements
2. Identify the typical accessibility oversights made during design and construction
3. Properly detail and specify plans to ensure accessibility compliance is achieved
4. Adjust plans to account for construction of accessible spaces and installation of
    accessible elements.
5. Identify accessibility mistakes through application examples and explain strategies
    on how to avoid them.


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When & Where

Bruno Works - Fifth Floor Event Center (AIA Chapter Building)
945 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 from 7:45 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)

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CE Academy, Inc.

The CE Academy is coming to a city near you!

Are you a design professional or spec writer in need of CE credit hours to maintain your AIA membership or state license? CE Academy, Inc. organizes 4-8 hours of continuing education in a seminar format so you can earn multiple CE hours at one time.

These AIA and/or GBCI registered courses provide education credit. CE Academy will also manage the reporting of your credits to the AIA and email you a certificate of completion for your records after the event.

Available education credits include:

>> AIA HSW CE Hours

>> GBCI CE Hours for LEED® Professionals

>> ADA Hours Accessibility/barrier-free

For more information email events@ceacademyinc.com.

For a list of accessible education and LEED webinar courses, please visit GreenCE.

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