SIPs Courses

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SIPA BEST Program - SIP Layout Drawings

This lesson gives an overview of panel layout drawings. Topics include the purposes of panel layout drawings and the review process.

Instructor: Al Cobb
CEUs: 0.5 AIA LU/HSW

SIPA BEST Program - Introduction to SIPs

SIPschool founder Al Cobb introduces structural insulated panels (SIPs). Topics include the early and recent history of SIPs, the anatomy of a SIP, common applications of SIPs, and SIP manufacturing.

Instructor: Al Cobb
CEUs: 1 AIA LU/HSW

SIPs in Residential Design

This course will explain the benefits of designing with structural insulated panels (SIPs) for residential applications. The designer will gain a better understanding of application, assembly and detailing in order to properly utilize SIPs for optimum energy efficiency and durability. Through case studies and design strategies, the designer will walk away from the course with a better understanding of designing for current industry standards with SIPs.

Instructor: Al Cobb
CEUs: 1 AIA/HSW

SIPA BEST Program - SIP Building Science

Building science concerns the flow of energy and moisture through buildings. In this lesson, SIPschool founder Al Cobb examines the building science behind SIPs.

Instructor: Al Cobb
CEUs: 1 AIA LU/HSW
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