High Performance Facade Training

Energy codes and incentive programs continue to require and encourage higher and higher levels of energy efficiency in our buildings. Designing and constructing high performance facades are crucial steps in meeting these demands. This session is designed to help professionals in the building industry better understand the techniques and products available for achieving truly high performance assemblies. It will include a review of several case studies on projects currently in development that showcase a variety of high-performance components and construction techniques.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand Passive House principles and examples of best practices
  • Identify the critical components of high-performance facades
  • Understand construction management and quality assurance processes used in high performance buildings.