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Cold Climate Building Science Basics

Cold Climate Building Science Basics

Cold Climate Housing Research Center

About this course

An educational webinar hosted by Procore

Cold climates can complicate air circulation and ventilation. In this course you will learn the dangers of stack effect and poor indoor air quality, where air leakage most frequently occurs in homes, and how to calculate the R-Value of an insulated wall. 

Receive Continuing Education (CE) credit upon completion of this course:
    • American Institute of Architects (AIA) 
      Course Title: Cold Climate Building Science Basics
      Course Number: PC-256
      Delivery Name: Procore Technologies
      Curriculum Group Name: AIA Providers
    • American Institute of Constructors (AIC) 
      Credit: 1 CPD
    • American Institute of Building Design (AIBD)
      Credit: 1 credit
Learning Objectives:
      • Understand stack effect and how it can cause air leakage in the home.
      • Become familiar with some of the most common points of air leakage in a home.
      • Understand how walls can be retrofitted with insulation to maintain moisture control.
      • Learn how to calculate a Whole Wall R-Value 

Curriculum

  • About the Cold Climate Housing Research Center
  • Stack Effect
  • Safe and Effective Exterior Insulation Retrofits
  • Air Leakage
  • Whole Wall R-Values
  • Quiz
  • Congratulations! You've completed a Procore Continuing Education course!

About this course

An educational webinar hosted by Procore

Cold climates can complicate air circulation and ventilation. In this course you will learn the dangers of stack effect and poor indoor air quality, where air leakage most frequently occurs in homes, and how to calculate the R-Value of an insulated wall. 

Receive Continuing Education (CE) credit upon completion of this course:
    • American Institute of Architects (AIA) 
      Course Title: Cold Climate Building Science Basics
      Course Number: PC-256
      Delivery Name: Procore Technologies
      Curriculum Group Name: AIA Providers
    • American Institute of Constructors (AIC) 
      Credit: 1 CPD
    • American Institute of Building Design (AIBD)
      Credit: 1 credit
Learning Objectives:
      • Understand stack effect and how it can cause air leakage in the home.
      • Become familiar with some of the most common points of air leakage in a home.
      • Understand how walls can be retrofitted with insulation to maintain moisture control.
      • Learn how to calculate a Whole Wall R-Value 

Curriculum

  • About the Cold Climate Housing Research Center
  • Stack Effect
  • Safe and Effective Exterior Insulation Retrofits
  • Air Leakage
  • Whole Wall R-Values
  • Quiz
  • Congratulations! You've completed a Procore Continuing Education course!