Step Up to Safety

Step Up to Safety

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Learn how to select the appropriate pre-manufactured stair treads and nosings to improve the safety of your building stairway design. Learn the way pre-manufactured stair treads and nosings can complement your building design and improve the safe means of egress form your building with proper installation.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Discuss the importance of using stair treads
  2. Identify types of manufactured stair treads and nosings that are available, and where to use the different tread typoes
  3. Describe advantages of two part stair treads and nosings
  4. Discuss photo-luminescent stair treads and the building code
  5. Differentiate and distinguish the elements of stair treads and nosings that make them safe and compliant with applicable codes and standards
  6. Compare proper installation strategies on different types of new and existing stair construction
  7. Explore successful cleaning and maintenance methods required for ongoing safe and slip resistant stair treads and walkways
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(05) Metals
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
AIA Course Number: 
Delivery Format: 
Slide Show - No Audio
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