ACM, Rain Screens and a Sustainable Building Envelope

Southern Yellow Pine: Sustainability and Applications

to take this course

This 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 SYP’s impact on building structures historically and today
  2. List the sustainable attributes of Southern Yellow Pine
  3. Examine how the by-products and waste of SYP are reusable
  4. List the characteristics of Southern Yellow Pine
  5. Compare the life cycle assessment of SYP to other building materials
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(06) Wood, Plastics and Composites
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
AIA Course Number: 
GCW06A
GBCI Course ID: 
0920005017
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