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Fire & Sound in Multi-Family Floor/Ceiling Assemblies

June 05, 2018
12:00 PM EDT - 1:00 PM EDT
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First Tuesday Lunch & Learns - Live Webinars with Grimm + Parker


Live Webinar with Grimm + Parker 

AIAPV has partnered with Grimm + Parker Architects to offer a limited number of seats for live webinars of the firm's Lunch & Learn CEU events on the first Tuesday of each month. AIA credits will be reported by the presenting vendors. Registration through AIAPV is $5 for members and $10 for non-members. Registrants will receive the WebEx log in credentials the day before the webinar. 

AIAPV appreciates Grimm + Parker's support in enabling the chapter to provide this valuable benefit for the convenience of members unable to get to our educational events in person.

First Tuesday Lunch & Learn

Fire & Sound in Multi-Family Floor/Ceiling Assemblies

Course Description

This program will explore various design parameters in gypsum concrete floors and floor/ceiling assemblies including sound performance, fire resistance, aesthetics and installation methods. Case studies will be used to demonstrate design options, solutions, and trade-offs based on the chosen parameters.


Learning objectives

  1. To understand how to correctly design a floor/ceiling assembly that meets the UL requirements for a fire rating.

  2. To learn the three most common construction mistakes that cause a properly designed floor/ceiling assembly to lose its fire rating.

  3. To understand the key factors in a floor/ceiling assembly that must be included in order to meet Section 1207 for STC and IIC sound transmission.

  4. To understand various methods available to improve STC and IIC sound transmission beyond the building code minimum.

Provider: USG Corporation – Course FS002

Spaces are limited.

  AIAPV members earn 1 point!      


$5.00 AIAPV Member - Fire & Sound in Multi-Family Floor/Ceiling Assemblies



Ernest Maier












Finecraft Building Contractors, Inc.




TW Perry




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