Climate Zoned Cladding and Contemporary Commercial Solutions with Fiber Cement Siding
Learning Objectives:
1. List common selection criteria for various siding options
2. Describe why fire, wind, hail/impact resistance, and other physical properties are important for long term siding performance
3. Define Fiber Cement
4. Describe new climate zoned cladding and why these systems are essential to the longevity of your design
5. Compare and contrast the two FCS cladding climate zones
6. Illustrate new panel cladding and describe how this is helping designers meet emerging demands for contemporary commercial design aesthetics
7. Describe the best practices for cutting fiber cement siding
8. List 6 benefits of fiber cement siding

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Course number: JHS07A
Credits: 1 AIA HSW CE Hour
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Number of questions: 10
Format: Multiple Choice and True/False
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Note: A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion.
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