The National Association of Architectural Metal Manufacturers (NAAMM) announces the addition of American Institute of Architects approved Continuing Education Course EMMA05B – Standards for Expanded Metal: Selection, Manufacture & Application to its AIA Continuing Education program.

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

  • Explain what expanded metal is and how it is manufactured, including various materials, designs, and applications
  • Recall standards put forth by the Expanded Metal Manufacturers Association regarding specifications and manufacturing tolerances so that expanded metal is installed properly and safely
  • Illustrate how expanded metal is a sustainable material that can be used to apply for LEED credits for recyclable material and local resources
  • Apply new knowledge to specify and install expanded metal according to EMMA standards so that new expanded metal applications are safe and accessible for future occupants

Course information can be accessed using this link: EMM05B – Standards for Expanded Metal: Selection, Manufacture & Application