Everything you need to know about Testing Rainscreens to AAMA 508 & AAMA 509

  • Sponsor: UL
  • Credits: 1 AIA LU
  • Division: Openings
  • Format: One Video Segment

Course Description

The purpose of this webinar is to educate manufacturers, architects/ specifiers, as well as authorities having jurisdiction and the building inspection community, about the differences between rainscreen systems, and how they are tested within a laboratory environment. This webinar is designed to provide participants an overview of the AAMA 508 and AAMA 509 standards, with specific details addressing the testing requirements found within these standards.

Note: Certificates of Completion will be emailed in a PDF format for your records right away. Please allow for up to 3 to 4 weeks to receive AIA credit for the course.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the differences between the two standards
  • Provide main attributes of testing to AAMA 508 and AAMA 509
  • Discuss the test specimen setup and pass/fail criteria as required by the standards
  • Provide examples regarding lab testing
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