Past Webinars

Past Webinars

Ron Blank & Associates offers live instructor-led AIA and LEED continuing education webinars. The webinars offer many different CE hour credits that include AIA HSW CE Hours, and ADA/Barrier-Free CE Hours. This page features past webinars hosted by Ron Blank & Associates. Users can access previous webinar recordings for research and education purposes. Building product manufacturers sponsor the free AIA continuing education webinars, which are taught by industry experts. Webinar topics may include roofing building materials, insulation, doors and windows, architectural paints, ADA accessibility codes and requirements, and more!
Recordings of past webinars do not offer completion credit

Thermoplastic Technology in Architectural Raining Systems
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Gina Herbert

This course participants will learn how to use structural thermoplastic materials in construction and manufacturing processes of thermoplastic railings and consider railing design.

  • 1 AIA LU CE Hour
Kitchen Cabinet Construction Methods, Finishes and Applications
Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Jason Foura

In this course, the design professional will have the opportunity to explore current trends in the housing market to realize the growing need for kitchen cabinets that fit multifamily projects. This course focuses on providing general information about the different types of substrates, finishes, assembly methods, and...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Security Pass Thru Combinations
Monday, June 29, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Brian McCloskey

The course teaches about bullet resistant and secure pass thru windows and equipment to keep employees safe in hospitals, banks, pharmacies and all public domains. The course will instruct upon the varying levels of bullet resistant protection, anti-theft, various window tints, shades and security levels.

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Elevating Design With Copper
Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Larry Peters

In this one-hour course, you will learn about the amazing qualities of copper and its inherent sustainability in the built environment. The properties and characteristics of copper and copper alloy offer versatility, sustainability, and unlimited design potential. Examples of good design practice will be evaluated long...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Designing Functional Outdoor Living Spaces
Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Jason Foura

This course provides an overview of the growing outdoor living space and popular building materials used for its design, with a focus on outdoor kitchens. Many issues may arise during the design process that can make specifying difficult. This presentation will address how to create safe and functional outdoor living...

  • 1 AIA LU CE Hour
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Herb Martin

In this one-hour webinar, design professionals will learn about the physical and structural components of fiberglass entry doors, comparing their performance to those of wood and steel doors. It will discuss the rating systems put forth by the National Fenestration Rating Council and North American Fenestration...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Jason Foura

In this hour webinar you will learn about moisture management and exterior cladding performance. The newest technology for moisture management systems. Also learn how to compare and contrast the various exteriors. You will also understand how PVC siding and drain-able weather resistant barriers work together for a...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Monday, June 15, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Michael Cline

Institutional casework has evolved dramatically over the decades. Innovations in materials, concepts and manufacturing technologies offer advantages. This presentation gives a thorough understanding of the finished casework product to assure quality casework is specified and installed.

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Kelly Morris

An overview of existing masonry and stone façade instability issues, the cause and recognition of these problems, and the cost-effective re-anchoring solutions for repair involving various masonry wall construction techniques. A detailed look into the different types of retrofit anchoring systems available to stabilize...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Joseph Pass

In this course, we will familiarize attendees with styles and trends within railing systems and discuss how railing material choices affect safety, appearance, and future maintenance. The design professional will learn about code compliance and how product standardization helps to meet regulatory goals. We will...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Post- Frame Construction in Low- Rise Commercial Buildings
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Matt Milby

Post-frame construction, with its durability, design flexibility, energy efficiency, is the perfect choice for any low-rise commercial building. Join us in this one-hour course as we discuss post-frame construction methods, including foundations, columns, and trusses, as well as materials, coatings, and paint options....

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Privacy in Today's Commercial Restroom
Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Sarah Schanke

In this program, we explore the current trends and issues changing the way we design restroom. We'll discuss what users want in a restroom experience, demand for increased privacy, and solutions for making your restroom the best room.

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
The Surface of the Future
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Gordon Shell

This one-hour course examines the use of solid surfaces to help design professionals realize the versatility this modern, sleek product now offers. Applications of trend-setting solid surfaces are explored in a variety of applications including healthcare, commercial, retail, and educational industries. A comparison of...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Security Pass Thru Combinations
Monday, June 1, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Wade Arnold

The course teaches about bullet resistant and secure pass thru windows and equipment to keep employees safe in hospitals, banks, pharmacies and all public domains. The course will instruct upon the varying levels of bullet resistant protection, anti-theft, various window tints, shades and security levels.

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Specifying the Lowest Maintenance Wood Sealers
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Ray Killian

In this one-hour course, the design professional will be given the opportunity to consider ways that pre-finished wood products may be used to enhance the beauty of natural wood while expanding its life expectancy. Various types of stains and sealants will be discussed to discover the advantages and disadvantages of...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
  • 1 IDCEC HSW CEU
Designing for Safety Emergency & Shower Equipment
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Daniel Hughes

An overview of the types and use of emergency wash equipment, latest ANSI requirements that affect design, and tepid water requirements for emergency equipment.

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
  • 1 ASPE CE Hour
  • 1 IDCEC CEU
  • 1 RCEP PDH for Engineers
Protective Treatments for Masonry and Concrete
Friday, May 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Jake Boyer

An overview of the effects of water on masonry architecture. Types of masonry water repellents are compared and contrasted. Application methods are discussed. The program ends with a look at treatments for protecting masonry against non-water threats such as oil and graffiti.

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Aaron Adams

This program will review the features and benefits of polyethylene based synthetic roofing material as well as compare this type of material to other types of high end roofing material. The program will also include the methods and conclusions of testing synthetic roofing material and well as go over the green features...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
How to Stand Out, Attract and Win Design Projects by Applying Pareto's 80-20 Principle to Marketing Messages
Monday, May 18, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm EDT
Presented By Richard Petrie

This psychologically potent framework enables architects around the world to differentiate their firms. Features real like examples from architects who are becoming recognized as authorities in their markets when they apply three powerful messaging tools.

  • 1 AIA LU CE Hour
Scuff-Resistant Paint for High-Traffic Environments
Friday, May 15, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Rodger Lippman

In this CEU, we will introduce you to another option available for high-traffic commercial environments, scuff-resistant paint. We'll explain how it works, how it differs from other coating developed for high-traffic commercial environments, and how it helps improve all- around performance.

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
  • 1 IDCEC CEU

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