The Great Outdoors: Steel & Aluminum Recreational Shelters

The Great Outdoors: Steel & Aluminum Recreational Shelters

to take this course

From shelters and seating to sports equipment, exterior shelters create a complete outdoor environment that helps communities work, play, and live better. Join us in this one-hour course as we discuss benefits of outdoor recreational shelters and their many different design options and finishes that can be used in any project. Learners will be able to identify the basic parts of a shelter and evaluate different materials and panel options to ensure they specify outdoor recreational shelters that are safe, effective, and beautiful.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Describe the benefits of outdoor recreational shelters, including their ability to shield users from weather extremes and encourage social interaction
  2. Identify the basic parts of a shelter and explain how each contributes to the structural safety of the final product
  3. Evaluate different materials and panel options on their ability to withstand outdoor elements and provide shelter
  4. Illustrate the many different design options and finishes that can completely tailor an outdoor shelter to a project’s specific needs
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(10) Specialties
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
AIA Course Number: 
ABP10A
Delivery Format: 
Narrated Video
Device Format: 
Desktop/Laptop
Tablet
Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

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