Building Technology: Structures and Exterior Finishes

Select materials with confidence and build your homes to last. This course covers information on systems during the three stages of new construction: foundation, framing, and exterior finishing. You will learn about selection criteria, properties of materials, application techniques and the long-term performance of the respective systems. As a graduate of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the various design and material components of foundation, framing, and exterior finish systems
  • Identify the factors that impact design and selection of foundation, framing, and exterior finish systems
  • Identify criteria for evaluating the performance of foundation, framing, and exterior finish systems

Continuing Education Hours: 6.0

Designations: CGA,CGB

Continuing Education Credits: CAPS, CGA, CGB, CGR, GMB, CSP, Master CSP, CMP, MIRM

If you’d like to see this course offered locally, contact your home builders association.