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Architectural Door Webinar Series Now Available!

The following Architectural Door webinars are certified by both the Door and Hardware Institute (DHI) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA). DHI has approved the webinars for 2 CEP credits each and AIA has approved them for 1 CE credit each. Total estimated time for each is 20 minutes including the online quiz at their conclusion. Upon completion of the quiz for I.S.1A and I.S.6A, you will be directed to the WDMA website where you will be able to access your complimentary copy of each standard. You may expect to receive your certificate of completion by email in approximately 2-3 business weeks upon completion.

A Specifier's Guide to Door Face Veneers

As an architectural specifier, details can make or break your projects. When it comes to architectural doors, the terminology can be confusing to even seasoned specifiers. Many of the most difficult questions come in selecting the veneer. That’s why the National Architectural Door Council of the Window and Door Manufacturers Association developed this primer on veneer matching methods, cutting options and color selection.

This course describes the color and grain variation found within wood species veneer and explains how cutting can change the appearance of a wood veneer. It describe how individual veneer pieces are matched within a door face and how door faces are laid up to achieve symmetrical or non-symmetrical appearance. The webinar also explains how veneer cut, match and grade specification affects the use of Certified wood and overall wood yield.

To take this on demand course now please CLICK HERE.

Architectural Wood Flush Door Webinar I.S.1A - 11

Architectural wood flush doors are part of a superior interior built environment, and now there is an improved standard to guide their specification. A major overhaul to industry interior architectural door standards—Window and Doors Manufacturers Association (WDMA) I.S.1A-2011, Industry Standard for Architectural Wood Flush Doors has been developed and the focus is on performance-driven specifications. After completing this course, you will be able to: describe the difference between the various architectural wood flush door standards in the marketplace, and why you should use the newest performance based design standards; identify interior architectural wood door performance levels, based on where they are to perform within the facility; define the distinct performance levels or grades for these doors that are crucial in their overall specification.

To take this on demand course now please CLICK HERE.

Architectural Stile and Rail Door Webinar I.S.6A - 11

Architectural stile and rail doors are part of a superior interior built environment, and now there is an improved standard to guide their specification. A major overhaul to industry interior architectural door standards—Window and Doors Manufacturers Association (WDMA) I.S.6A-2011, Industry Standard for Architectural Stile and Rail Doors has been developed and the focus is on performance-driven specifications. After completing this course, you will be able to: describe the difference between the various architectural wood stile and rail door standards in the marketplace, and why you should use the newest performance based design standards; identify interior architectural wood door performance levels, based on where they are to perform within the facility; define the distinct performance levels or grades for these doors that are crucial in their overall specification.

To take this on demand course now please CLICK HERE.

Questions? Please call 202.367.1157 or email wdma@wdma.com.

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