Introduction to Cold Climate Insulation

Introduction to Cold Climate Insulation

Cold Climate Housing Research Center

About this course

Learning Format:

Multimedia

Description:

It's no surprise that sub zero temperatures call for some serious insulation. In this course, you will learn best practices for the installation of various types of insulation and raised floor systems.

Learning Objectives:
  • Determine the types of insulation that work better in different parts of the house.
  • Learn about energy efficient raised floor systems.
  • Explore how to safely manage moisture within the walls of a home using cellulose insulation.
  • Define SIP and determine the efficiency of using these insulated panels.
Continuing Education Credit:

This course has been approved by these organizations and associations.

Course Title: Introduction to Cold Climate Insulation
Course Number: PC-253
Delivery Name: Procore Technologies
Curriculum Group Name: AIA Providers
Credit: 1 AIA LU

Procore's Continuing Education courses may fulfill state licensing requirements. When a course is completed, a certificate of completion is provided. It is up to the construction professional to submit their certificates of completion to their state licensing board to request credit for participating in a Procore Continuing Education course. 

Curriculum

  • About the Cold Climate Housing Research Center
  • Techniques and Concepts: Building a Raised Floor
  • Insulation in the Home
  • Case Study: Cellulose Insulation Moisture Performance
  • Building with SIPs in Alaska
  • Quiz
  • Congratulations! You've completed a Procore Continuing Education course!
  • We want to hear from you!

About this course

Learning Format:

Multimedia

Description:

It's no surprise that sub zero temperatures call for some serious insulation. In this course, you will learn best practices for the installation of various types of insulation and raised floor systems.

Learning Objectives:
  • Determine the types of insulation that work better in different parts of the house.
  • Learn about energy efficient raised floor systems.
  • Explore how to safely manage moisture within the walls of a home using cellulose insulation.
  • Define SIP and determine the efficiency of using these insulated panels.
Continuing Education Credit:

This course has been approved by these organizations and associations.

Course Title: Introduction to Cold Climate Insulation
Course Number: PC-253
Delivery Name: Procore Technologies
Curriculum Group Name: AIA Providers
Credit: 1 AIA LU

Procore's Continuing Education courses may fulfill state licensing requirements. When a course is completed, a certificate of completion is provided. It is up to the construction professional to submit their certificates of completion to their state licensing board to request credit for participating in a Procore Continuing Education course. 

Curriculum

  • About the Cold Climate Housing Research Center
  • Techniques and Concepts: Building a Raised Floor
  • Insulation in the Home
  • Case Study: Cellulose Insulation Moisture Performance
  • Building with SIPs in Alaska
  • Quiz
  • Congratulations! You've completed a Procore Continuing Education course!
  • We want to hear from you!