Translucent Daylighting Design Solutions - Building & Energy Code Compliance

Translucent Daylighting Design Solutions - Building & Energy Code Compliance

to take this course

In this one hour course, discover why the integration of daylighting into your design is so important and how it contributes to better indoor environment. We’ll review different translucent technologies with including removable options and quad-glazed systems, and also gain insight on testing and standards.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Describe the key characteristics of both successful and unsuccessful daylighting strategies, and list the benefits associated with implementing successful daylighting systems
  2. Describe key characteristics of high-performance daylighting systems, and how they differ from low-performance systems
  3. Explain why a translucent double panel system with removable exterior glazing is ideal for successful daylighting designs
  4. Explain the various code requirements and their impact on the daylighting industry, including how they have influenced the evolution of daylighting systems
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(08) Doors, Windows and Openings
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
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Delivery Format: 
Slide Show - No Audio
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Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

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