AIA Continuing Education Course Provider

Provider: Hörmann Flexon LLC / Program: HFL08C - High Performance Doors / Length:1 Hour / Credits: 1 AIA HSW CES LU / HSW: Yes

Label AIA Continuing Education


This course evaluates high performance fabric and rigid rolling doors as compared to conventional rolling doors.  Environmental and physical security factors are examined, short video clips provide examples of quick opening and closing operations, as are safety and ease of repair.  Costing, design considerations, and application examples are also reviewed.  The course concludes with a brief question and answer session.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the design professional will be able to:

  1. Identify several environmental and physical security factors addressed by high performance fabric and rigid rolling doors.
  2. Explain the limitations of conventional sectional and rolling steel doors in terms of cycle-ability and repair-ability / maintenance.
  3. Discuss key features of both high performance fabric and rigid rolling doors in terms of cycle-ability, safety, repair-ability and environmental control.
  4. List three design considerations required to properly apply a high performance door and identify several appropriate applications.

Method of Delivery

The course is offered to design professionals in a lunch and learn setting.  The course is presented in PowerPoint.

Cost to Participants

There is no cost for this program.  The course is sponsored by the manufacturer and therefore is offered to design professionals at no charge.

For More Information, Please Contact

Hörmann Flexon LLC
Joshua Harter, AIA, NCARB, LEED bd+c
1-724-385-9150, ext. 305