Autoclaved Aerated Concrete: Old Technology, New Applications

Autoclaved Aerated Concrete: Old Technology, New Applications

to take this course

This course provides an overview of autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) with a discussion of the raw materials and production process, and a focus on the beneficial properties of the wide range of AAC products available today for use in a variety of commercial and residential projects.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Examine the general production process of autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC)
  2. Discuss the types of projects where AAC is appropriate, feasible and economical
  3. Determine the various types of AAC products that are available
  4. Ascertain the erection methods and equipment used for AAC projects
  5. Explain the material properties of AAC including thermal performance, fire resistance, acoustic performance, moisture behavior, and ecological factors
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(03) Concrete
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
AIA Course Number: 
Delivery Format: 
Narrated Video
Device Format: 
Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion