Next Generation Solid Surface

Start Date
07/20/2018
End Date
07/20/2020
Description
This course provides an overview of the characteristics of 100% Acrylic Solid Surface compared to other surface materials and the driving factors that contribute to its growing role in sustainable design strategies. Also discussed are the manufacturing, fabricating, and thermoformable processes of 100% Acrylic Solid Surface and the related green standards and certification programs.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Design-Build
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Compare the characteristics, durability, and life cycles of the current principal surface materials used for commercial installations.
Summarize the manufacturing, fabrication, and thermoforming process of 100% Acrylic Solid Surface.
State the factors relating to the design aesthetics, performance advantages, and green features that are driving the upward demand for solid surface solutions for commercial installations.
Discuss the relationship of 100% Acrylic Solid Surface to the LEED® green building certification program, Scientific Certification Systems (SCS), and GREENGUARD, as well as the applications and the variety of uses of solid surface in interior commercial markets.
Instructors
William Miska, Scott Belasco and John Chong
Website Registration
Course Codes
AEC861
Provider
AEC Daily Corporation


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