Learning Opportunities

Pagers gain and maintain subject matter expertise across our core market sectors and services by participating in learning opportunities. See the below schedule for online sessions and be sure to check back periodically for updates. Sessions are open to anyone in the A/E/C and associated industries unless otherwise noted.

Chronological

Full ASID (American Society of Interior Designers) Online Learning Academy Content (FREE to all members)
Currently effective through April 8

COVID-19 Special Webinar: ASID 2020 Outlook and State of Interior Design: Economic Outlook (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by ASID (American Socity of Interior Designers) 
On-demand

COVID-19 Special Webinar: Business Unusual: Navigating through COVID-19 (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by ASID (American Socity of Interior Designers) 
On-demand

Slowing the Spread of COVID-19: Social Distancing and Buildings (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Urban Land Institute (ULI) Building Healthy Places Initiative
Tuesday, March 24, 1:00-2:15 pm ET

Can you specify CRAC systems to deliver free cooling in a data center? (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Thursday, March 26, 1:00 pm ET

Webcast Series: Places Matter: Prevention and Preparedness, Resilience and Recovery (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by IWBI (International WELL Building Institute)

  1. Part 1: Places matter to build community. Our global community’s response to the novel Coronavirus: Learn from our global outposts, including our team in China, in the wake of the novel coronavirus. Discover solutions-oriented interventions, research-based strategies, and actionable tips for how to keep your team connected, healthy and centered in this era of pandemic.
    Thursday, March 26, 10:00 AM ET and 8:00PM ET. Link provided after registration.
  2. Part 2: Places matter to prevent and prepare. Navigating the new normal and putting health first: Hear from health experts about best practices for working from home while taking care of your health. Explore ergonomics, acoustics, ideas for combating social isolation and more.
    Friday, April 3, time and link provided after registration.
  3. Part 3: Places matter to foster resilience. Strategies to help organizations plan: The novel Coronavirus has challenged organizations all over the world to rethink everything from emergency preparedness plans, to cleaning practices to policies and programs that support their employee's mental health. Join us to learn how key strategies within the WELL Building Standard can help your organization prepare for the future and combat public health challenges - not just now, but for the long term.
    Thursday, April 9, time and link provided after registration.

Two-part online test prep for the WELL AP exam (FREE)
Hosted by IWBI (International WELL Building Institute)
First session: Thursday, April 2, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 PM ET
Second session: TBA

COVID-19: The Project Plague – Legal Construction Checklists for Risks, Problems and Concerns ($95/site connection)
Hosted by Construction Law Foundation of Texas
April 8, 12:00 – 1:15pm CT

The Big 5: Healthcare Design Strategies for an Adaptable Future (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Academy of Architecture for Health
April 14, 2:00 - 3:00 PM ET

Creating Vibrant Communities (for more information and to register, contact Peter Wulfhorst, ptw3@psu.edu)
Hosted by APA (American Planning Association)
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 12:00 - 1:15 PM ET

Enhancing and Supporting Education Through Interior Design (FREE but registration required) 
Hosted by Spaces4Learning
Thursday, April 16, 1:00 - 2:00 PM ET

Approaching Net Zero - Solutions for Commercial Buildings ($10 for non-USGBC members)
Hosted by USGBC (United States Green Building Council)
Friday, June 5, 12:15 PM - 1:30 pm ET

Academic

Enhancing and Supporting Education Through Interior Design (FREE but registration required) 
Hosted by Spaces4Learning
Thursday, April 16, 1:00 - 2:00 PM ET

Building Sciences

Slowing the Spread of COVID-19: Social Distancing and Buildings (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Urban Land Institute (ULI) Building Healthy Places Initiative
Tuesday, March 24, 1:00-2:15 pm ET

Webcast Series: Places Matter: Prevention and Preparedness, Resilience and Recovery (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by IWBI (International WELL Building Institute)

  1. Part 1: Our global community’s response to the novel coronavirus. Hear from IWBI global outposts, including its team in China, on navigating the coronavirus.
    Thursday, March 26, time and link provided after registration.
     
  2. Part 2: Putting health first. Practical strategies anyone can implement to support your own health and the health of your family.
    Friday, April 3, time and link provided after registration.
     
  3. Part 3: The new normal: Working from home. Hear from health experts about best practices for working from home while taking care of your health. Explore ergonomics, acoustics, ideas for combatting social isolation and more.
    Thursday, April 9, time and link provided after registration.

Two-part online test prep for the WELL AP exam (FREE)
Hosted by IWBI (International WELL Building Institute)
First session: Thursday, April 2, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 PM ET
Second session: TBA

Approaching Net Zero - Solutions for Commercial Buildings ($10 for non-USGBC members)
Hosted by USGBC (United States Green Building Council)
Friday, June 5, 12:15 PM - 1:30 pm ET

Engineering

Can you specify CRAC systems to deliver free cooling in a data center? (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Thursday, March 26, 1:00 pm ET

Healthcare

The Big 5: Healthcare Design Strategies for an Adaptable Future (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Academy of Architecture for Health
April 14, 2:00 - 3:00 PM ET

Planning

Creating Vibrant Communities (for more information and to register, contact Peter Wulfhorst, ptw3@psu.edu)
Hosted by APA (American Planning Association)
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 12:00 - 1:15 PM ET

Science / Technology

Can you specify CRAC systems to deliver free cooling in a data center? (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Thursday, March 26, 1:00 pm ET

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