AIA Continued education classes field of Sun Protection & Awnings | Sunair Awnings

Licensed architects must earn continuing education credits each year to fulfill AIA membership requirements. You may also need to complete continuing education requirements to renew your state license(s). Sunair® can help you with your requirements for continued education credits" in the field of sun protection. We offer the below PAMA presentation that qualify for the education points and is sanctioned by AIA/CES. We have also teamed with accredited companies for "energy savings" and "green" fabric manufacturing that can make a presentation to you and your staff as well.

These presentations are intended to provide Illustrative overviews and do not endorse Sunair or any particular technology supplier.

PAMA 102: Expanding Your Knowledge of Awnings, Canopies, and other Shade Structures

Course Description

This course covers a variety of fabric, design, engineering aspects, installation with specific attachment methods and includes detailed case studies. The architectural elements presented in the course are awnings, canopies, screens, panels, banners and shade sails.

Learning Objectives

  1. The course gives an overview of specialty fabrics that may be used to construct architectural elements, which consist of awnings, canopies, screens, panels, banners and shade sails.
  2. Students are provided with information on the benefits of each fabric and architectural element discussed, which range from environmental, cosmetic, durability, usability, safety and cost benefits.
  3. This course will cover the detailed fabrication process for fabric structures (i.e. awnings, canopies, etc.) and will include everything from design considerations to proper installation.
  4. The course covers energy efficiency benefits of awnings, canopies and other fabric structures; including an in-depth summary of an energy study performed.
  1. We will be happy to host you and your team at our facility in either Jessup, MD or Phoenix Arizona.
  2. We may be able to visit your office to make a presentation depending on location.

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Sincerely, Sunair Awnings & Solar Screens

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