Hubble Middle School Masonry: Continuing Education with Echelon

Continuing Education

Masonry training and obtaining CEUs should be easy, educational and fun. Therefore, Echelon offers a number of ways for you to obtain continuing education units through pre-approved AIA courses including online and in person. Browse Echelon’s education resources including masonry training courses, lunch and learns, and webinars.

Lunch and Learn

IECC Energy Review and Masonry Compliance Options (LU/HSW)

This presentation reviews exterior envelope R-Value requirements and masonry wall compliance options in regards to the 2012 IECC (International Energy Conservation Code). We will review exterior wall R-value requirements and define Continuous Insulation (CI) as well as present design opportunities and innovative wall systems that comply with the 2012 IECC.

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Online Articles

Insulation Gets More Effective

Continuous insulation and the next generation of high-performance masonry walls. This article will give you credit for 1 AIA LU/HSW. 

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Lunch and Learn

Design Tactics for Masonry Stone Products (LU/HSW)

The choice of concrete masonry in a building’s envelope provides a durable and permanent material that will last the life of the building. This program will discuss new masonry and stone products in the market, including large veneer and design options to meet today's trending aesthetic demands.

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Online Articles

Advances in Manufactured Masonry Thin Veneers

New products look, adhere, and weather better. This article will give you credit for 1 AIA LU/HSW.

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Lunch and Learn

Designing with Masonry for a Healthier, Safer Building Environment (LU/HSW)

Masonry can be used for a variety of different applications and, because of its durable nature and use of less embodied energy, it is a very environmentally friendly building product. We will discuss ASTM specification classifications and texture, pattern and color variations offered through masonry. We will also review the environmental contribution that masonry offers the architect in the specification of building materials, including the prevention of moisture and mold in construction projects.

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Online Articles

Building Technologies Update for Multifamily Housing

New products and systems help produce greener and better-performing buildings with enhanced design options. This article will give you credit for 1 AIA LU/HSW.

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Online Articles

BIM Comes to Masonry

The time-honored trade gets closer to meaningful Building Information Management. This article will give you credit for 1 AIA LU/HSW. 

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Lunch and Learn

Green Building Design with Concrete Masonry Units (LU/HSW)

This presentation will discuss green building and sustainable design benefits of concrete masonry including life cycle costs. We will cover how building with concrete masonry can contribute to specific LEED credits, and to the health, safety, and indoor comfort of the building occupants.

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