NFPA 285: What We’ve Learned, What’s Changed, and What We Thought We Knew

Course Description: This course explains the NFPA 285 test method, its origin, its procedures, when it is required, and design considerations necessary for compliance. Criteria in ASHRAE 90.1 for continuous insulation and air/water-resistive barriers are reviewed and identified as contributors to the rise of NFPA 285 requirements. The course also addresses code compliance in light of recent material changes, code changes, and additional testing.

AEC Daily Course Code: AEC1891:1

Duration: 1 hour(s)

Format(s): PDF

Point of Contact Name: Tiffany Coppock, AIA, NCARB, CDT, LEED AP, ASTM, RCI, EDAC

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Architectural Support - Commercial Insulation

Susan Raneri
Northeast U.S.
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