Carlisle Coatings & Waterproofing offers continuing education opportunities to fit your needs. Register for our scheduled webinars held throughout the year or learn at your own pace with our online courses. Groups of 12 or more may request a private session taught by one of our qualified experts. (AIA/HSW credits are issued for scheduled webinars or private sessions only.)

Education 7

General Knowledge 7 courses

Introduction to Wall Vapor Retarders
ONLINE General Knowledge
Learning Objectives:

• Explain the purpose of vapor retarders and common areas of use in building construction.
• List the main vapor retarder material types, including typical products and use.
• Explain the vapor retarder classification…
Building Physics 101 - Part 1 - Heat Transfer
ONLINE General Knowledge
Learning Objectives:

• Explain the basics of heat flow, including
direction, equilibrium and heating/cooling loads.
• Describe heat flow by conduction, cite examples.
• Describe heat flow by convection, cite examples
• Describe heat flow by…
Building Physics 101 - Part 2 - Fundamentals of Moisture Movement in Buildings
ONLINE General Knowledge
Learning Objectives:

• Understand the significance of water damage in buildings
• Explain the strategies of moisture management in building design and construction
• Describe the fundamentals of water transport by
– Bulk Flow
– Capillary…
Building Physics 101 - Part 3 - Fundamentals of Air Movement
ONLINE General Knowledge
Learning Objectives:

• Explain the basics of air movement, including direction, units, modes and leak paths
• Describe wind, stack and fan pressure in buildings
• Explain relative humidity, absolute humidity and dewpoint
• Describe how…
Insulation Fundamentals
ONLINE General Knowledge
Learning Objectives:

• Define insulation
• Understand why insulation in buildings is important
• Explain how foam insulation and fiber insulation
works
• Explain U-Value, R-value and the contribution
provided by wall insulation
• Explain the…
Introduction To Wall Insulation Products
ONLINE General Knowledge
Learn the following about wall continuous insulation (CI):

– Composition and manufacturing process
– Industry association & key players
– Chemistry basics & main characteristics
– Installation basics
– Main advantages and limitations
Introduction to Water Resistive Barriers (WRBs) & Air Barrier WRBs
ONLINE General Knowledge
Learning Objectives:

• Explain barrier cladding, membrane-drained cladding and drained and back-ventilated cladding
• Describe the function of a Water Resistive Barrier (WRB)
• List different types of materials marketed as WRBs
• Explain the purpose…

CCW Online Courses (AIA accredited)

These online courses are maintained, managed and supported by AECDaily.com. You will need an AEC Daily user account to start one. Registration is easy and takes about 30 seconds.

ONLINE Selecting the Best Waterproofing
There is no single waterproofing system that is best for all, or even most, waterproofing applications. This course evaluates common waterproofing product types and technologies and provides specification tips with an emphasis on quality assurance.
ONLINE Specifying Air Barrier Membranes that Comply with Building Code Fire Safety Provisions
Recent changes in commercial wall assembly design have resulted in increased energy efficiency but also present new challenges to meeting building code fire safety provisions. The focus of this course is on air barrier membranes and…
ONLINE The Building Envelope Solution
There are a number of building elements that maintain a separation between indoors and out. These elements should be able to work together to provide a comfortable and energy-efficient building. This course reviews building envelope systems,…

CCW Live Courses

These live courses are maintained, managed and supported by AECDaily.com. You will need an AEC Daily user account to start one. Registration is easy and takes about 30 seconds.

LIVE Adhered Membrane Air & Water Resistive Barriers in Wall Construction
Introduction to fluid-applied and adhered sheet membranes for use in wall assemblies as air and water resistive barriers. Features and benefits of adhered membranes compared to other air barrier technologies. Fundamentals for effective use of adhered…
LIVE Blindside Waterproofing
This seminar will clarify what blindside waterproofing is, discuss the unique challenges for this waterproofing application, review the most common product types or technologies available and provide specification tops with an emphasis on Quality Assurance.
LIVE Polyisocyanurate Foam “PIR” Insulation for Exterior Wall Assemblies
Polyiso is the most popular insulation choice for roofing, and its use in walls is growing. This seminar builds on the reliable track record of polyiso foam and explains the features and benefits this technology brings…
LIVE Providing an Effective Air Barrier Installation
The seminar will provide information on how to ensure a properly installed air barrier is achieved. Application instructions for both liquid/fluid and self-adhering air barrier membranes are provided. Critical construction details that affect the air barrier…
LIVE Selecting the Best Air & Water Resistive Barrier for your Wall
This 1-hour seminar discusses major types of adhered Air and Water Resistive Barriers (AWRBs) in the US market.
LIVE Selecting the Best Waterproofing
This seminar will define what is the "best" waterproofing, understand the various applications for waterproofing. It will also review the most common product types or technologies available, and provide specification tips with an emphasis on Quality…
LIVE Specifying Wall Weatherization Products that Comply with Building Code Fire Safety Provisions
This seminar addresses the use of membrane barriers and foam board insulation in commercial walls which are required to pass the NFPA 285 test.