Hanley Wood University

 

Graphic Design

  • LEED for Homes Webinar Series

    This six-part series is intended for anyone with a stake in residential building practices, particularly those directly involved in green building residential projects. Combined, the webinars cover all of the credit categories in the LEED for Homes rating system. Learn the credits, requirements and essentials of the LEED for Homes rating system. Gain knowledge of the benefits of green homes and the structure, requirements and implementation process of the LEED for Homes rating system, and identify necessary steps to get started with a LEED for Homes project. Each of these programs offer AIA and GBCI CMP credits. Featured presenters include Nate Kredich, USGBC’s Vice President of Residential Market Development, and LEED® Faculty™. Take the course.

    Posted:
    August 2011
    Subject(s):
    LEED, Residential Projects, Graphic Design
    Sponsor:
    U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)
  • Fiberglass Composites in the Window and Door Industry

    1.0 LU HSW

    Composite materials have been used for thousands of years. New applications are identified each year. As one of the first modern composite materials fiberglass is at the fore front of this innovation. This course will familiarize you with all the basic aspects of fiberglass and specifically target their usefulness in the door and window industry. Once you have completed this course you will be able to discuss how composite materials provide predictable and superior performance characteristics when compared to other window frame material. You will also be able to explain the pultrusion process and identify the specific characteristics of pultruded fiberglass. Finally you will be able to apply this knowledge to determining which window frames will be best for your project. Take the course.

    Posted:
    March 2011
    Subject(s):
    Doors, Windows, Graphic Design
    Sponsor:
    Integrity Windows and Doors
    Certification(s):
    AIA, USGBC
  • Designing & Retrofitting with Propane Energy: An Overview of Efficiency Benefits & Available Incentives

    1 LU HSW/SD

    After completing this course, you will be able to describe the history of propane and its viability and effectiveness as a fuel source. You will be able to identify green benefits and advantages that propane offers over other fuel sources. Lastly, you will be able to explain tax incentives and credits available for residential propane systems. Take the course.

    Posted:
    November 2009
    Subject(s):
    Energy Efficiency, Graphic Design
    Sponsor:
    Propane Education and Research Council
    Certification(s):
    AIA, NCARB