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

A Range of Rainscreens: In-Depth Look at the Variety of Rainscreen Applications
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Will Maley

Selecting the appropriate moisture management system for the building envelope can be a daunting task. Determining the appropriate rainscreen application can be based on several contributing factors – climate, building codes, cladding, and a variety others. This course will explore the importance of rainscreens as a...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Integrating Access Doors for Function & Design
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Chris Kasa

This one-hour course explores commercial wall and ceiling Access Doors, their purposes, locations and applications. You will learn design considerations and factors including fire-ratings, materials and hardware. We will also discuss code, compliances and LEED requirements necessary for specification.

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Designing Functional Outdoor Living Spaces
Friday, September 17, 2021 - 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 HSW/LU CE Hour
Don't Wait: A Canopy Prep Timeline
Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Steve Standridge

Canopy systems are important additions to the building envelope, as well as providing a beautiful, unique aesthetic. Additionally, canopy systems require proper planning, knowledge, and a well-kept timeline. Architectural choices should drive the project, and as a result, the cost. In order to achieve the full...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Specifying for Safety Emergency Eyewash & Shower Equipment
Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Daniel Hughes

This one-hour course provides 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 RCEP PDH for Engineers
Privacy in Today's Commercial Restroom
Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 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 restrooms. We'll discuss what users want in restroom experience, demand for increased privacy, and solutions for making your restroom the best room.

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Moisture Management and Exterior Cladding Performance
Monday, August 23, 2021 - 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...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Understanding Light Management When Specifying Window Fabric and Shade Systems For Occupant Wellness and LEED Credits
Thursday, August 19, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Jeffrey Donlon

This course covers design solutions for using shading systems to help building owners save money and eliminate occupant discomforts from glare, lack of quality views, thermal discomfort, and poor air quality. Shading system provides comfort, economic savings, and can add to the LEED projects by contributing to more than...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Managing Airborne Pathogens with Air Curtains
Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Frank Cuaderno

Air curtains create a controlled stream of air across a door or window opening, providing significant energy savings to building owners and helping to maintain interior building temperatures. In addition, some have optional features that can clean and sanitize the air near the opening. This course examines additional...

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
Continuous Insulation & ACM/MCM Rainscreens in High Wind Zone Steel Stud Construction
Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Presented By Matt Stevens

This course outlines the danger posed By Mother Nature and the science, codes, testing and methods in which to build and combat these forces.

  • 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour