Earn AIA Credit at Custom Builder and Design Conference
Attendees of the 2009 Custom Builder Symposium + Design Institute can earn American Institute of Architects (AIA) credit with two pre-show courses and eight conference sessions.
The symposium, held Nov. 6-8 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in San Diego, features hands-on, collaborative education with a focus on the intersection of building, design and technology.
The two pre-show courses that can earn AIA credit include:
- Green Building for Building Professionals
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Nov. 3-4
This two-day course discusses strategies for incorporating green building principles into homes without driving up the cost of construction. Learn how green homes can provide buyers lower maintenance, better indoor air quality and better long-term value. Techniques are also discussed for competitively differentiating home products with increased indoor environmental quality as well as energy and resource efficiency.
Designation credits: CGA, CGB, CGP, GMR
- Business Management for Building Professionals
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Nov. 5
Learn the management skills that give industry leaders the edge. This course will provide a solid foundation in best business practices valuable to smaller businesses, including planning, organizing, staffing/directing and controlling. By using case studies and sample forms, instructors will give attendees practical and applicable tools for management success.
Designation credits: CAPS, CGA, CGB, CGP, CGR, Master CSP
The following conference sessions, available on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 7-8, are also approved for AIA credit:
NAHB is a registered provider with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems. Credit earned on completion of this event will be reported to CES Records for AIA members by the provider. Certificates of completion for non-AIA members are available upon request.
To register, and for more information, visit www.nahb.org/Custom, or call 800-368-5242 x8338.