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    FREE Webinar: The Basics of Building Science The Foundation of Healthy Indoor Air Quality, June 11, 2 PM EDT

  • 11 June 2020
  • Start time : 02:00 PM
  • End time : 03:00 PM
  • Event Host : Maine Indoor Air Quality Council
4 essential components of building science
Event Description

Join Maine Indoor Air Quality Council on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. EST for a one-hour discussion of the 4 essential components of building science.  Understanding these four components is critical to creating and maintaining healthy, sustainable built environments.   

Topics Covered:

  • The four components of building science:  bulk water management, heat flow management, vapor management, and air flow management.
  • How understanding of these four key components can minimize unintended consequences in your next project
  • The building as a system.

Type of Credit & #Credits - BPI -1.0 credit Approved, Code Enforcement - 1.0 credit Approved, USGBC - Self-Report with Certificate of Attendance, Engineers - Self-Report with Certificate of Attendance

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • Maine Indoor Air Quality Council
  • Agenda
    • 1:50 p.m. – Webinar site opens

      2:00 p.m. – Program start

      3:00 p.m. – Program end
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • About William Turner: ​Mr. Turner is the President Emeritus of Turner Building Science & Design, based in Harrison, Maine. He has a lifetime of experience with building diagnostics and construction. His original training was a B.S. and M.S in Mechanical Engineering. For 40+ years he has been involved with further learning with the designed, construction, commissioning, and expert witness for a wide variety of building systems located throughout North America. He has been asked to solve building science and air quality issues and conducted a variety of testing in most types of buildings and situations. He and David Johnston have successfully delivered many workshops for MIAQC and others.

      ​About David Johnston: David Johnston is president of David Johnston & Co in Gorham, Maine. After forty years of designing and building high performance homes in Maine he has decided to concentrate on teaching and consulting. He is an Adjunct Instructor at Central Maine Community College for the past eight years, teaching Building Science and Plan Reading & Construction Cost Estimating. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Education. He serves on Advisory Committees for the Building Construction programs at CMCC and at Westbrook Regional Vocational Center.
  • Cost
    • Register for Building Science Basics Webinarshow details + $0.00 (USD)
      Join MIAQC! Membership through June 2021show details + $99.00 (USD)
  • Event type
    • Webinar

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