Four fast hours of Continuing Education once a quarter on Friday Morning from 8-12.
Includes breakfast.

AIA San Antonio
1344 South Flores, Ste. 102
210-226-4979

Doors open at 7:30 AM
Programs begin at 8:00 AM

Upcoming Events:

Where Do I Park?
Innovations in Parking Design
4X4 CE Bootcamp – 4 HSW/LUs
April 10, 2020

Topic: Historic Preservation
4X4 CE Bootcamp – 4 HSW/LUs
May 8, 2020

Topic: TBD
4X4 CE Bootcamp – 4 HSW/LUs
June 5, 2020

COTE Simulation Workshop
4X4 CE Bootcamp – 4 HSW/LUs
July 10, 2020

Topic: TBD
4X4 CE Bootcamp – 4 HSW/LUs
August 7, 2020

Topic: TBD
4X4 CE Bootcamp – 4 HSW/LUs
September 4, 2020

Topic: Lighting
4X4 CE Bootcamp – 4 HSW/LUs
October 16, 2020

Topic: TBD
4X4 CE Bootcamp – 4 HSW/LUs
November 20, 2020

December 5, 2019
Architect’s Black Friday 

December 4, 2020 – 7 HSW/LUs

What WOOD You Do
For the Love of Architecture?

February 14th | 8:00 AM – 12:00 | includes Breakfast
Doors open at 7:30 AM at AIA San Antonio, 1344 S. Flores St. 102, 78204

World of Wood – Architectural Choices in Division 6  Bell Structural 
Former USDA Forest Products Laboratory Wood Scientist discusses the “World of Wood”.  Participants will gain a better understanding of the different types of woods; the physical and mechanical properties of wood;  the different types of solid- and composite-wood products;  and treatments applied to improve performance.  This presentation will assist architects in making informed choices relating to Wood and Wood Product Specifications within Division 06.  1 HSW/LU

Live Edge Slabs: What You Need to Know Berdoll Sawmill
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will have a thorough understanding of what you need to know when selecting quality, sustainable hardwoods for interior projects. Seizing the opportunity to improve the health of our community by sustainably harvesting and preserving native trees. And the rewards and challenges of this process. We will guide you through the processes of milling and drying, selection of hardwoods and end product expectations. 1 HSW/LU

Mid-Rise and Beyond: The Growing Landscape for Mid-Rise and Taller Wood BuildingsWoodWorks
The use of wood-frame construction for mid-rise projects is innovative in its ability to achieve multiple, simultaneous objectives. Wood is a code-compliant solution to the issue of how to cost-effectively increase density while creating vibrant urban environments. A renewable resource, it can also help meet the sustainability requirements of even the most stringent green building rating systems, while offering the additional benefit of carbon sequestration. 1 HSW/LU

Sustainable Forestry – SFI Program – Sierra Pacific Windows 
This is a discussion on the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) program. Attendees will learn “who” is SFI as well as the objectives, performance measures and indicators of forest certification.  Discussed will be the history, membership, and qualifications into the SFI standard and what it means to have that certification.  By the end of the presentation, attendees will know how to answer the question of “what is forest certification”.  The course will help attendees understand how growing our forests in a sustainable manner contributes to green building and sequesters carbon, reducing greenhouse gas emissions. 1 HSW/LU

August 23, 2019 – for your reference
Increasing School Safety Through Design – Pfluger Architects
Innovations in Window Films – Eastman
Active Shooter: A Layered Approach, A Complete Security Strategy – Johnson Controls

July 26, 2019   – for your reference
Composite Sub Framing and It’s Contributions to Sustainability – Advanced Architectural Products
Vertical Design and Construction – SpawGlass
Translucent Daylighting – Kingspan Light + Air | CPI Daylighting
New Tall Wood Code Provisions: Understanding Advanced Design Topics – WoodWorks

May 31, 2019  – for your reference
Treat Your Building as a Patient – Kenall
Moisture Mitigation: Planning for Success – Shonox
Surface Protection and Graffiti Abatement Solutions – Grafitti Shield
Do Buildings and Spaces Cause Health? – Bell Structural

February 15, 2019  for your reference
The Energy Code in New Construction Residential Applications – CES
The Energy Code in New Construction Commercial Applications – CES
Vitro Architectural Glass Solarban® Low-E Coatings- Vitro Architectural Glass
Locally Approved Earthen Construction Modifications to the 2018 IBC – ECI

January 25, 2019 – for your reference
Marble Use in the Kitchen – Delta Granite
The Importance of Correct Subfloor Preparation  – Uzin-Utz
Extruded Aluminum Trim Products: Innovative Solutions for Interior Application – Xtreme Interiors
Masonry Specifications and Detailing For Problem Free Projects – Best Block

October 26, 2018 – for your reference
Designing with LEDs – Spectrum
Convergence:  The Integration of Lighting and Micro Processor Technology – Sternberg Lighting
Understanding and Applying the IES Luminaire Classification System Sternberg Lighting
Lighting Control Technology for Digital and Dynamic Luminaires Spectrum

September 28, 2018 – for your reference
Planning for the Business Owner – New York Life
R&D Tax Credit for Architects and Engineers – Engineered Tax Services
Insurance – Wortham Insurance & Risk Management
Managing Risk Before, During and After Contracting – Benjamin, Vana, Martinez & Biggs, LLP 

August 24, 2018- for your reference
Specifying Fixtures & Fittings for the Bath – Waterworks
Cellular PVC and the Changing Face of Trim Products – Azek
Specifying Glass Tile with Confidence – Oceanside Glass & Tile
Designing and Specifying Custom Windows Luxury Residences  – Pella 

July 20, 2018- for your reference
Weather Resistant Barriers in Exterior Vertical Wall – Typar
Advanced Topics in Glued-Laminated Timber (GLULAM) – Bell Structural
Multigenerational Public Restroom Design – Bobrick
Sustainable Design / Green Roofing – Garland Co.

September 15, 2017 – for your reference
Understanding Poly-Ash Siding and the Other Categories of the Siding Market – Boral
Spray Foam in Commercial Design- Demilec
TDLR Update – Accessibility Unlimited
Benefits of Daylight and Fresh Air in Residential Design – Velux

June 9, 2017 – for your reference
Sustainable Forestry – Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Code Compliant Exterior Systems for Wood Framed Building Envelopes – Huber Engineered Woods
Introduction to Wood I-Joists and Laminated Veneer Lumber  – Boise Engineered Wood
Composite Decking and Sustainable Design – MoistureShield
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February 17, 2017 – for your reference
Understanding Chemistry in Building – The American Chemistry Council
Commercial Design with Structured Insulated Panels – Structural Insulated Panel Assn
Residential Design with Structural Insulated Panels – Structural Insulated Panel Assn
Versetta StoneBoral