Providing an extensive range of advanced wood treatment technologies and services to the global wood preservation industry, with an expertise in wood biocides and wood protection chemicals, Viance LLC is an industry leader in the development of advanced greener building material solutions that improve the performance and durability of wood and wood products for sustainable building.
In this course, we will gain insight into the growing need for and use of fire retardant treated wood (FRTW). We will explore both interior and exterior FRTW and discuss treatment options. Through a review of applications, codes, and standards, the design professional will have a better understanding of how to incorporate FRTW into their next project.
Describe the fire retardant features of FRT wood, and difference between fire resistance and flame spread
List the various types of FRTW and their specific applications
Explain what the model building codes require, and how FRTW is specified
Design Category (CSI Division):
(06) Wood, Plastics and Composites
AIA Course Number:
Slide Show - No Audio
Course & Quiz Details:
10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions
A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion