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Fire Rating Example 1

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In this ARE 5.0 NCARB-approved Project Planning and Design Exam Prep course you will learn about the topics covered in the ARE 5.0 PPD exam division. A complete and comprehensive curriculum, this course will touch on each of the NCARB objectives for the ARE 5.0 Project Planning and Design Exam.

Instructor Mike Newman will discuss issues related to the generation or evaluation of design alternatives that synthesize environmental, cultural, behavioral, technical and economic issues.

When you are done with this course, you will have a thorough understanding of the content covered in the ARE 5.0 Project Planning and Design Exam including design concepts, sustainability/environmental design, universal design, and other forms of governing codes and regulations. 

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We have a pretty clear idea because we start looking at design development at the UL and make sure that there are systems that we can use in order to get the fire ratings that we need. And then, by the time we get into contract documents, which would be the next exam, by the time we get into that we've got it all drawn out with all the layers of drywall and how often the studs are and what kind of Sound Batt insulation is in there, that kind of stuff. So, you're moving along with the process of the design, but you start with what you need to know at the early phases and make sure that's clear.

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From the course:
ARE 5.0 Project Planning & Design Exam Prep

Duration: 30h 57m

Author: Mike Newman