CON-301
Framing for Sustainable Design
7 Credit Hours
The students will utilize resource efficient framing methods that stress energy efficiency and sustainable design. The "House as a System" method of residential construction will be teamed with Universal Design and Optimum Value Engineering techniques, the "Building America" program and the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) program. This course will provide networking for the students with leaders in the energy efficiency and sustainable design arenas through guest speakers and the opportunity to present at conferences. Students will earn their OSHA 10-hour, First Aid, and CPR completion cards.