Southern Yellow Pine: Sustainability and Applications - Update

Southern Yellow Pine: Sustainability and Applications - Update

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This one-hour course describes Southern Yellow Pine’s impact on building structures historically and today, listing its sustainable attributes and characteristics. This course also examines how the by-products and waste of SYP are reusable and compares the life cycle assessment of SYP to other building materials.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Describe Southern Yellow Pine’s (SYP) impact on building structures historically and today and how they have ensured the safety of occupants
  2. Explain the sustainable attributes of Southern Yellow Pine, specifically how the by-products and waste of SYP manufacturing are reusable
  3. List the characteristics of Southern Yellow Pine and how specifying SYP in your project can meet or exceed codes and standards that maintain the integrity of the building structure
  4. Compare the life cycle assessment of SYP to other building materials
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(06) Wood, Plastics and Composites
AIBD Division: 
Design Process
AIA Course Number: 
GCUL06B
GBCI Course ID: 
0920023476
Delivery Format: 
Slide Show - No Audio
Device Format: 
Desktop/Laptop
Tablet
Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion