The 475 Air Sealing Master Class is a one day course that provides full interactive immersion into the theory, details, strategies, and practical application of building enclosure air sealing. Six AIA continuing education credits are available for the course. Attendees will get hands-on experience with full size mock-ups and experience a building a blower-door test. See detailed program schedule below.
Each participant will receive a certificate of attendance, samples, and a digital download of relative tools and information. Morning coffee, lunch, and afternoon beverages are included.
Fee: $175.00 payable in advance with online registration.
09:00 Importance of Air Sealing and Vapor Control: A Building Science Discussion
10:00 Codes, Standards & Industry Today
10:30 Material Specifications
11:00 Hands on workshop – walls, roofs, windows, penetrations, dense-packing cellulose
01:00 New Construction Strategies: w/ sequencing & detailing for complicated junctions
02:00 Blower Door testing, overview, practical setup, finding leaks and getting the building Passive House tight
02:00 Retrofit Strategies and Details. With detailing exercises.
04:00 Review and Social