Specialty Steel Doors: Blast & Bullet Resistant, Acoustic, Forced Entry and More

Specialty Steel Doors: Blast & Bullet Resistant, Acoustic, Forced Entry and More

to take this course

Improve your buildings with specialty doors and frames. Architects use them to improve safety, reduce noise or for a striking appearance. Learn about the most popular specialty doors today, including blast & bullet resistant, acoustic, forced entry, tornado resistant and more.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Describe the primary types of specialty steel doors with regard to their characteristic and performance
  2. Explain the ratings used in specifying these doors, such as STC, BR levels, and more
  3. Discuss the options for stainless steel finishes and how certain finishes can lead to a cleaner environment
  4. Understand which specialty steel doors are a good fit for various applications
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(08) Doors, Windows and Openings
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
AIA Course Number: 
SDI08F
Delivery Format: 
Slide Show - No Audio
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