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Origin Doors

Lunch & Learn with Origin

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Origin USA Inc. recognizes that continuous education in Architecture is crucial to advancing and improving the profession. Origin are now AIA CES Approved Providers and are offering Continuing Professional Education.

We will bring lunch to your office to ensure minimum disruption to give everyone a chance to learn and develop.

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Structural, Thermal and Environmental Material Performance for Today’s Doors and Windows

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As building codes require doors and windows to comply to tougher standard that meet both thermal and structural performance – how do we find solutions to pressures from both sides?

We also have an ethical responsibility in choosing materials that are best for our planet and fellow man.

Today, we will share the how, why, what, where and when of doors and window solutions to multiple code, client and ethical design challenges.

Course Length: 1 Hour

Credit Designation: 1 LU/HSW Hour

Course Format: The CES facilitator will utilize a PowerPoint presentation to provide an overview of the current issues related to ‘Structural, Thermal and Environmental Material Performance for Today’s Doors and Windows’. It will be an interactive session that encourages feedback and questions.

Learning Objectives:

  • Qualify materials that offer a variety of thermal performance features
  • Understand the changing landscape of structural code requirements for wind loads on doors and windows, as the geographic wind load maps change
  • Recommend the right substrate material for doors and windows that meet both thermal and structural code requirements as well as the environmental pros and cons of various material options
  • Identify aesthetic trends and expectations from clients who expect high performance doors and windows that offer beauty and functionality

Primary Point of Contact: Ben Halvorsen, Sales President

Provider Name: Origin USA Inc

0-30m
  • Structural Requirements
  • Thermal Performance
30-50m
  • Environmental Impact
  • Aesthetic trends
50-60m
  • Question & Answer Session
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Improving the Living Experience by Bringing Light Into the Home, Workplace and Community with Doors and Windows

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As customer preferences change, manufacturers strive to keep up by designing products that are aesthetically pleasing as well as provide health benefits to the consumers.

Considerations must be made when designing products that they meet strict building standards for areas all across the world.

Today, we will share the health benefits of natural light in the home and the workplace as well as discuss market trends for windows and doors.

Course Length: 1 Hour

Credit Designation: 1 LU/HSW

Course Format: The CES facilitator will utilize a PowerPoint presentation to provide an overview of the current issues related to ‘Structural, Thermal and Environmental Material Performance for Today’s Doors and Windows’. It will be an interactive session that encourages feedback and questions.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify top trends with Doors and Windows and how they pertain to glass and natural light
  • Identify common materials that Doors and Windows are made of and the benefits of each with regards to strength and glass to frame ratios
  • Understand the health benefits of natural light
  • Learn ways to increase the amounts of natural light in the home or workplace

Primary Point of Contact: Ben Halvorsen, Sales President

Provider Name: Origin USA Inc

0-30m
  • Aesthetic Trends and Material Analysis
30-50m
  • Health Benefits & Risks
50-60m
  • Question & Answer Session
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Please choose a date that’s suitable for you, enter your details and whether you’d like to visit our offices or if you would prefer our team to visit yours.

1. Choose a date

If your preferred date is not available to select on the calendar, please give us a call on 941-484-4861 and we will try to organise a presenter to be available for your preferred date.

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Lunch and Learn with Origin

We’ll bring lunch to your office to cause minimum disruption and give everyone the chance to learn.