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CE Academy Web Series: Sound Control in Construction

July 21 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Hosted by CE Academy and Presented by Homasote

In this one-hour course, design professionals will gain practical knowledge of sound control and the many health and safety benefits it has for architects, builders, and occupants. It will discuss building code criteria and guidelines, including strategies to meet these requirement through various methods. By the end of this course, design professionals will be able to evaluate different sound control strategies and specify ones that best fit each project’s needs.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Discuss how sound control can help reduce noise pollution, sleep disturbances, litigation costs and privacy issues for building occupants and owners
  2. Review building code criteria and guidelines including the International Building Code (IBC) and International Residential Code (IRC) to address sound control issues that affect building occupants
  3. Describe sound control strategies to alleviate noise-induced sound damage by utilizing mass, decoupling, absorption, acoustical sealant, and other design methods
  4. Examine sound control design methods for walls and floors using sustainable, mold-resistant fiberboards made from recycled materials

1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

Learn More and Register Here

About the Series

In an effort to provide you with opportunities to satisfy your continuing education requirements, and possibly a welcomed distraction from the current climate, we’re changing directions a bit. CE Academy invites you to join us the week of July 20th as we host a series of complimentary webinars for you. We’ll report attendance for credit to AIA, as well as issue certificates of completion upon conclusion of the webinar series to assist with self-reporting.

As the top National Education Provider for AIA and the USGBC, we’re ramping up our online courses and webinar offerings at RonBlank.com and GreenCE.com. Let us know if you have any questions regarding the July 20th web series or any of our online options.  We’re still here and happy to help!

About the Presenter

An internationally known environmental icon, Homasote Company is the oldest manufacturer of building products made from recycled materials in the U.S., and the only manufacturer of its kind in the Americas. Our 600,000 square-foot factory complex in New Jersey, is a few miles from the spot where George Washington crossed the Delaware on his way to the Battle of Trenton.

Details

Date:
July 21
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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