Petersen Aluminum sponsors four free continuing education courses for AIA, GBCI credit

Elk Grove Village, Ill. (Sept. 24, 2015) – Petersen Aluminum now sponsors four free continuing education courses that construction professionals can complete to earn credits toward various industry certifications and memberships. The four courses, all of which can be taken online, focus on designing and building with metal roof and wall panels.

Petersen Aluminum’s four free online courses address topics including metal roofs, walls panels and architectural metal in general relating to the design and construction of commercial and residential buildings and structures. Each of the four courses is approved by the American Institute of Architects for 1 learning unit, and one of the courses is approved by Green Building Certification Inc. for 1 continuing education hour toward LEED credential maintenance. The four courses include:

  • Metal Exterior Walls
    Approved for 1 AIA Health Safety Welfare learning unit
    Approved for 1 GBCI continuing education hour

Courses can be accessed by visiting pac-clad.com and clicking on the AIA/CEU section at the top of the site and choosing a course. The courses also can be accessed by visiting hanleywooduniversity.com or continuingeducation.construction.com.

Earning continuing education credits is a vital component of membership in many professional organizations, which require members to earn credits to maintain their good standing. Continuing education courses provide architects, designers and other construction professionals the opportunity to earn the credits required to achieve their goals.