Course Title: Repointing Historic Masonry

 

aiab091736Course Title: Repointing Historic Masonry

 

Course Description:

Our most popular AIA CES course guides architects through a system of best practices from condition assessment through installation to consistently produce excellent results for projects that involve repointing of historic (and non-historic) masonry structures.

Learning Objectives:

1)      At the end of this course participants will be able to identify common masonry problems related to repointing when visually assessing a historic masonry structure.

2)      At the end of this course participants will be able to differentiate between suitable and unsuitable materials as well as techniques for repointing historic masonry structures.

3)      At the end of this course participants will be able to write specifications that based on industry standards and best practices for quality assurance and quality control over historic masonry preservation repointing materials and techniques.

4)      At the end of this course participants will be able to evaluate project-specific materials and techniques for repointing historic masonry structures in-situ against historic preservation industry standards and best practices.

AIA CES Credit(s): 1 hour LU/HSW

Other courses available upon request

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American Institute of Architects – Continuing Education System

US Heritage Group is an approved provider of AIA Continuing Education System courses. The depth and breadth of our experience in technical services and composite masonry material manufacturing for support of historic masonry restoration and preservation projects is unmatched in North America. We’re honored to share best practices for processes and materials as a part of our mission to preserve America’s masonry.