Prefabricated Ornamental Railings

Start Date
08/01/2016
End Date
08/01/2018
Description
This course will discuss the overall advantages of choosing a custom-fabricated railing system built off-site compared to off-the-shelf products or locally fabricated railings. In addition to looking at the practical considerations of how different fabrication choices affect project time and budget, this course also identifies some ways to address health, safety, and building occupant welfare.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Housing & Community Design
Security Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
1. Explain the advantages of a prefabricated custom railing system and an all stainless steel railing system.
2. Compare and contrast the railing system materials used for posts, top rails, and infill.
3. Describe common challenges with locally fabricated metal rail systems.
4. Evaluate how stainless steel railing systems meet health, safety, and welfare requirements.
Instructors
Andrew A. Hunt
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Course Codes
K1608C
Provider
BNP Media


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