AIA Continuing Education

Metal Sales supports ongoing professional education to architects and their profession. As an AIA/CES registered provider in the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems, Metal Sales offers learning opportunities to expand knowledge of the features and applications of metal roofs and walls in the building envelope.

Please contact Metal Sales to schedule a learning session for current courses.

Metal Panels 101

Program #: MSMC07
Length: 1 Hour
Credits: 1 LU Hour
HSW: Yes

Description: The course will give a general overview of the key aspects of the application, substrate selection, coating options, and fundamental benefits of metal roof and wall panels. This course is meant to give a baseline understanding of metal panels to those with limited experience and enhance and strengthen the knowledge base of those with experience with metal panels.

Single-Skin Profiled Metal

Program #: MSMC04
Length: 1 Hour
Credits: 1 LU Hour
HSW: Yes

Description: This course starts with a review of the evolution of exterior wall design and then focuses on back-ventilated rainscreen walls. Discussed are the anatomy of rainscreen walls and the available options in the outermost cladding elements. The course ends with short case study examples.

Retrofit Roof Systems

Program #: MSMC05
Length: 1 Hour
Credits: 1 LU Hour
HSW: Yes

Description: This course will examine the use of metal roof systems in a building envelope retrofit when a roof replacement is necessary. It will cover typical applications for metal roof systems during a building renovation or re-purpose, identify key design considerations to address existing building characteristics and provide pointers for panel selection.