Translucent Daylighting Design Solutions - Building & Energy Code Compliance
CPI Daylighting is an award-winning innovator of translucent daylighting technology for high-performance building envelopes – walls, skylights and canopies. Since the 1980s, we have remained committed to raising the standards for daylighting design. We team up with architects and designers to develop solutions that will enhance and optimize the role that natural light plays in the design of their buildings and inspire them to push the envelope. As expert problem-solvers, we leverage our knowledge and expertise to serve as the leading daylighting consultants for the architectural community and building industry.
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.
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
10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions
A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion