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- Accessibility, Safety and Platform Lifts and Elevators
We recognize the importance of elevators and lifts in today’s design industry. Lifts and elevators can be an extraordinary feature added to a home or building that will enhance the life quality and safety of the end user. In this program the learner will learn about the requirements for platform lifts, the different types of lifts, and basic product design. Will also gain an understanding of code compliance issues, and how to solve accessibility problems, and solutions for evacuation for persons with disabilities
- Trash, Recycling, & Linen Chutes: Components and Installation
1 hour program
Provides an overview of trash, recycling, and linen chutes and includes discussions on system components, accessory components, compactors and sorters, and meeting NFPA 82 codes. The program also guides you through a typical installation of a chute system.
- Vertical Transportation: Machine Room-Less Elevators
Provides an overview of machine room-less (MRL) elevators and includes discussions on the history of elevators, low-rise and mid-rise applications, industry standard configurations, and the green benefits achieved using machine room-less elevators.
- Home Elevators
Provides an overview of the value of home elevators, planning for home elevator installation, and code considerations.
- Elevator Technology: where it’s been, where it’s going
Provides an overview of elevator history and the technological advances which have contributed to the design of today's machine room-less, energy efficient, space saving, high performance elevator.