MASA Award-Winning Webinars

MASA is the leader in webinar-based education for architects. Thousands of architects from across the country have already benefitted from our courses – with many repeat students! We are a nationally-recognized and accredited CE provider through AIA and USGBC. MASA received the 2020 award for webinar excellence through GreenCE:

ALL OF MASA’S COURSES ARE APPROVED FOR AIA HSW CREDIT

Scheduled Courses: We offer multiple live webinars every week with a variety of time slots convenient to our students from coast to coast. Simply choose a course that fits your schedule.

Private Courses: Contact us to sign your office up for a webinar at a time convenient for your architects: sstandridge@architecturalcanopies.com

 

IMPORTANT INFO:

NO FOOD IS PROVIDED

ALL TIMES ARE LISTED EASTERN TIME ZONE

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS LISTED BELOW CALENDAR

REMEMBER TO INCLUDE YOUR FULL NAME, EMAIL ADDRESS, AND AIA NUMBER WHEN REGISTERING SO YOU RECEIVE CREDIT

 

Credits Offered:

AIA HSW: All courses – MASA will handle credits and certificates
GBCI: “Mastering Daylight” – Participants will self-report

See course descriptions below.

 
 
 

 

SUMMER DOUBLEHEADERS!

This is your chance to take multiple MASA courses in one day! Courses will run back-to-back with a 15-minute break in between. You can choose one MASA course, or take both for double the knowledge and credits. Attendees must register for each course individually. This is your last chance to take “Mastering Daylight” as it will not be offered again after the July session.

 
 
 

JUNE

 
 
 
June 25 @ 11 am – Mastering Daylight
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_odUX_dHOSsOFb1E5Ysk5yA
June 25 @ 12:15 pm – The Beautiful Canopy: Part 1
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9P-vsH6nS3-eXwKuOcWATQ
June 27 @ 11 am – The Only Canopy Course You’ll Ever Need
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gmoQo4lmQAqGBWMOflWv7w
June 27 @ 12:15 pm – Green Building Through Sun Control Design
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IADQVfHzTHyQsqjvFUfQRg
 

JULY

 
 
 
July 16 @ 11 am – Mastering Daylight
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_UpJVCDgLSsSt0TdTboK11A
July 16 @ 12:15 pm – The Beautiful Canopy: Part 1
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_dWHqZrYJSbWJ5AXiKd-2ag
July 18 @ 11 am – The Only Canopy Course You’ll Ever Need
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_F8Le5P2lQsSMcBKP_FIgjQ
July 18 @ 12:15 pm – Green Building Through Sun Control Design
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_F-3PFLRzTICGFqsf9hMqJA

AUGUST

 
 
 
August 21 @ 11:00 am – The Beautiful Canopy: Part 1
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Ni-r4DBQS1er_jbbDYhfog
August 21 @ 12:15 pm – Green Building Through Sun Control Design
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Se1eYB3URjGZvsybDDymBA
 

More 2024 dates are on the way! Check back soon for more details!

 

Our Courses

* All MASA courses are AIA accredited and carry 1 AIA LU/HSW credit

Green Building Through Sun Control Design
AIA 6120.9.2024
1 AIA HSW credit

This course discusses the impact of buildings on the natural environment through materials, manufacturing, and use.

The discussion looks at solutions through specification and implementation of sun control technologies such as sunshade and daylighting canopy systems, as well as usage of materials that contain recycled content.

Designing as part of a holistic building environment is critical to sustainable building projects, reduction of extraction of natural resources, and human health and well-being.

The Beautiful Canopy: Part 1
AIA 6120.8.2023
1 AIA HSW credit

This course discusses the reasoning and development of a purposefully-designed canopy system, bringing together maximum function with stunning visual elements.

The discussion emphasizes implementing design methods for canopy and sun control projects including specification of processes and materials to ensure a custom project that meets all functional and aesthetic needs, along with a precise fit for the building.

Important design ideas include building materials, enhancements, and finishes. Including the correct choices in the project ensures not only beauty, but sustainability as well.

The Only Canopy Course You’ll Ever Need
AIA 6120.7.2022
1 AIA HSW credit

This course provides a detail-oriented, full-scope plan for integrating canopy and sunshade solutions into the greater building project.

The discussion emphasizes implementing best-practice methods and specification of canopy and sun control devices to gain expert function, maximum sustainability, and  state-of-the-art design.

Knowledge gained through the completion of this course will provide vital project know-how, resulting in a streamlined planning process and future projects that are designed specifically for each individual building.

Mastering Daylight
AIA 6120.6.2021; GBCI 0920024455
1 AIA HSW credit; 1 GBCI credit

This course discusses the benefits of a thoughtfully-designed light control system and how to make it work for your project’s daylighting and design needs.

The discussion emphasizes implementing best-practice methods and specification of daylighting canopy and sun shade systems to create unique and aesthetically-pleasing architectural building enhancements.

The result will be a full-scope view on successfully repurposing natural light for greater environmental, human health, and aesthetic function.

Our Instructor

Steve Standridge – Director of Continuing Education & Marketing

Steve provides continuing education by presenting MASA’s courses across the country, facilitating lunch-and-learn opportunities, and conducting webinars. He is also responsible for public relations and marketing at MASA, where he runs comprehensive social media networking and campaigns. He also produces MASA’s YouTube videos. Steve’s background is in journalism and media

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