ARE 5.0 Project Planning & Design Exam Prep

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Impact on Design Considerations

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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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Well, if we're doing that, then that means we are pushing air farther and so we're probably losing more air in terms of leaking out but also losing the heat or losing the cooling that's in that air through that long duct work that would have to get to everywhere in the building. So, having a single one might give us a bunch of advantages of having one place for maintenance; having one place for noise that an air handling unit creates; having one place where everything gets logically put together. The compressors and the boilers and everything are all right next to each other so it's very efficient from that standpoint.

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ARE 5.0 Project Planning & Design Exam Prep

Duration: 31h

Author: Mike Newman