SAFTI FIRST is an AIA Continuing Education Provider
Designing with Fire Rated Glass
course is 1 AIA LU/HSW
Course Level is Introductory
About this Course
With the advent of new and better performing fire rated glazing products in the market today, there is much confusion on which products are appropriate for certain applications based on current code requirements. This course will mitigate that confusion and provide information to help you determine the fire rated glazing product types best suitable for your projects.
1. Understand safety glazing requirements and how they apply to various fire rated glazing products;
2. Identify the difference between fire protective vs. fire resistive glazing based on the code and performance requirements of the application, not the manufacturer's product testing;
3. Choose the correct and code approved fire rated glazing products based on current IBC code requirements and applications;
4. Learn how today's advanced fire rated glazing products can enhance a building's overall design and performance.