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CEU-Residential Roofing and Architectural Trends 2023

RESIDENTIAL ROOFING AND ARCHITECTURAL TRENDS FOR 2023 AND BEYOND

(Clay, Concrete, Steel)

COURSE #: WRRS2022

COURSE CREDITS: AIA – 1LU

This course dives into two main areas of residential architectural styles, starting with pre-2008 recession to examine patterns and meaning behind historical trends. The second and core piece of the course moves forward into the road ahead to look at the changing influences on home design. Learners will understand the macro influences currently impacting residential exterior design and how those influences translate to ornamentation and finishing choices, such as colors, materials, and roofing.

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Host: Hanleywood University


EXTERIOR COLOR TRENDS Continuing + Future Directions 2021-2024

(Clay, Concrete Composite, Steel)

COURSE #: Boral12345

COURSE CREDITS: AIA

This course aims to help architects, developers, colorists, and other specifiers understand which current popular exterior colors to continue using, which new colors to begin introducing, and what combinations will ensure successful palettes. The major design shifts in current U.S. regions as well as the cultural and consumer influences behind color trends will be referenced for the purpose of enhancing the knowledge course participants have regarding the color trends for the coming years.

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Host: Hanleywood University


NEW CLAY ROOFING TRENDS: EMERGING DIRECTIONS & FUTURE APPLICATIONS (PRINT COURSE)

(CLAY ONLY)

COURSE #: AR122019-1

COURSE CREDITS: AIA

This particular study marries architectural research and design forecasting practices to review the clay roof market under a forensic “design microscope.” Much of the material presented highlights emerging trends for Early Adopters to Early Majority consumers of luxury contemporary design and is ideal for architects, builders, and developers focused on that segment. Additionally, a portion of the material presented identifies more progressive design topics, which highlights “out-of-the-box” ideas for custom residential and commercial projects.

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Host: Hanleywood University


Homeowner Association Roof Replacement Planning Course

HOMEOWNER ASSOCIATION ROOF REPLACEMENT – PLANNING AND BUDGETING FOR FUTURE SUCCESS

COURSE CREDITS: CAMICB, CACM, IIBEC

The purpose of this program is to educate Community Association Managers on the importance of roof replacement planning for common interest developments. By providing this course to and educating Community Association Managers, they will have a better understanding of the significance of the reserve study to roof replacement and how this can open up roof design considerations leading to more durable, energy efficient, and resilient roofing solutions.

This course is approved by California Association of Community Managers (CACM) with pre-requisite course: Introduction to Metal Roofing Fundamentals.

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Hosts: Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions, Virtual & In-Person Sessions Available


Introduction to Metal Roofing Fundamentals

INTRODUCTION TO METAL ROOFING FUNDAMENTALS

(UNIFIED STEEL)

COURSE #: BST123

COURSE CREDITS: AIA, IDCEC, IIBEC, PDH, *CACM

*Requires Taking Part 1 (Homeowner Association Roof Replacement – Planning & Budgeting for Future Success)

The purpose of this program is to educate Architects on the differences between metal roofing products and how they compare to other steep slope roofing options. Upon Completion of this presentation architects will be able to Recognize the most common roof materials used in steep slope roofing and understand various types of metal roofing substrates. Identify different metal roofing configurations, coatings, and fastening applications. Analyze the importance of roof system components and testing standards along with assessing the development of design plans for regional impacts affecting metal roofing systems.

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Hosts: Hanleywood University, Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions, Virtual and In-Person Training Sessions Available


ENGINEERING A HIGH-PERFORMANCE ROOFING SYSTEM FOR STEEP PITCH ROOFS

(CLAY, CONCRETE, COMPOSITE, STEEL)

COURSE #: BoralRSC1

COURSE CREDITS: AIA, PDH, IIBEC

Learners will closely evaluate steep-slope roofs, examining materials and practices that improve roof performance. By the end of the course, they will be able to identify key characteristics of roofing systems that prevent roof deterioration and damage, providing protection to the occupants within the structure. Finally, learners will evaluate best practices in detailing steep slope roof systems to mitigate water, ice, or weather damage to the structure.

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Hosts: Hanleywood University, Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions, Virtual & In-Person Training Sessions Available


SUSTAINABLE GREEN BUILDING

(CLAY/CONCRETE ONLY)

COURSE #: Boral 1

COURSE CREDITS: AIA

By the end of this learning unit, you should be able to identify the history of clay and concrete tile. You will be able to list the steps of the clay and concrete tile life cycle analysis. You will be able to compare the costs and environmental impacts of four types of roofing materials. Finally, you will be able to describe how concrete and clay tile can contribute to green building on different levels.

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Host: Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions, Virtual & In-Person Sessions Only


ROOFING TECHNICAL TRAINING

(CLAY/CONCRETE/STEEL/COMPOSITE/COMPONENTS)

Gain hands-on roofing installation practices from the highly skilled experts at Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions

Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions will help you and your team learn the basics of roofing installation and labor saving techniques on all Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions product lines; concrete, clay, steel, composite and components.

Roof installation is offered nationwide, at Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions’ training facilities located throughout the nation or we can come to you*.
*Some restrictions may apply

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Host: Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions, Virtual & In-Person Training Sessions Available


OTHER RESOURCES

ARCAT

Working with ARCAT, Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions has integrated all our product lines to provide architects with the latest 3-Part Specs, CAD drawings, BIM models, and SpecWizard for select products.

ARCAT’s SpecWizard creates complete 3-part CSI construction product specifications with your direction that can be freely generated and downloaded for Word and other word processing formats.

BIMsmith(r)

Browse the Westlake Royal Building Solutions Revit families, then compare and download the files you need for your project with just a few clicks. You may also view the entire Westlake Royal Building Solutions BIM library, complete with cut sheets, specs, and other data for each product on BIMsmith Market, a free cloud tool for building product research and selection.

Designing a full roofing assembly? Use Westlake Royal Roofing Solutions products in the BIMsmith Forge application, a free tool where you can assemble complete roofing systems for Revit, complete with all the data, cut sheets, and specs for each layer.