Alternative Choices: Specialty Siding

Start Date
10/15/2017
End Date
10/15/2019
Description
This course provides an overview of the different types of specialty siding materials with a focus on their performance characteristics, lifecycle costs, and sustainability factors, and a discussion on key installation and specification techniques to ensure a quality, durable product that meets the latest industry standards.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Historic Preservation
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Explain the basic differentiators of three types of specialty siding materials available on the market today: polypropylene, fiber cement, and PVC (vinyl).
Examine the latest industry standards and test methods for specialty siding specification.
Determine key installation techniques for each siding material to ensure a quality, long-lasting product.
Compare and evaluate different specialty siding materials to determine lifetime cost.
Instructors
Wayne Sanderson
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Course Codes
AEC817
Provider
AEC Daily Corporation


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