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Acoustic Doors and Green Design

Format On Demand: Online
Offered by AEC Daily Corporation
Category Indoor environmental quality

This 1 hour course for architects, engineers, planners, specifiers, interior designers, contractors, facility manager, building owners, school administration, healthcare industry provides an overview of acoustic door assemblies including their components, features and their role in occupant comfort in both workplace and school environments. No prerequisite knowledge required. Once finished the reader should be able to describe the role of acoustics in occupant comfort, review the requirements for both LEED for Schools Credit 9 and Pilot Credit 24, explain the term acoustic assembly, list the key components of an acoustic door and frame assembly, and describe the features of ADA compliant acoustic door and frame assemblies that meet ASTM A 117.1. requirements. A ten question quiz follows the course.

Objectives

describe the role of acoustics in occupant comfort in both office and school environments
review the requirements for both LEED for Schools Credit 9 and Pilot Credit 24
explain the term acoustic assembly and its importance in specifying acoustic doors
list thekey components of an acoustic door and frame assembly and describe their role in achieving a STC rating, and
describe the featuresof ADA compliant acoustic door and frame assemblies that meet ASTM A 117.1. requirements.

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CE Hours 1.0
AIA/CES (LU) 1.0
BOMI (CPD) 1.0