S-5!® Continuing Education

S-5! offers two free online and classroom continuing education courses through Ron Blank & Associates, Inc., a leading provider of continuing education for building design professionals. In addition, S-5! offers a new, free live presentation on improving wind uplift on metal roofs.


Free Snow Retention Continuing Education Course

snow-retentionUse of Snow Retention Devices: Science or Fiction? There are many myths and misconceptions surrounding rooftop snow effects, migration and management. Metal Roof Innovations sponsors a free online class that separates fact from fiction in these subject areas. You will learn both the art and the science of avalanche protection for standing seam metal roofs. Recommended placement and frequency of snow retention devices is also covered. By the conclusion of the program, you will grasp the facts about the effective use of snow retention systems to manage damaging snow migration for your clients. The course can be scheduled as a live presentation through S-5!. Call 1-888-825-3432 or email info@s-5.com for more information.

Free Solar Continuing Education Course

solar-readyThe Solar-Ready Roof: Optimizing Design. Metal Roof Innovations sponsors a free online class about how to maximize solar harvesting benefits on a metal roof. You will learn both the art and the science behind installing PV technology on a standing seam metal roof, including solar system basics, terminology, components, application options, and steps on how to be solar-ready with an optimized system design. The course can be scheduled as a live presentation through S-5!. Call 1-888-825-3432 or email info@s-5.com for more information.

Free Wind Uplift Continuing Education Course

wind-upliftImproving Wind Uplift on Metal Roofs is a new AIA continuing education course, developed by S-5! and Metal Building Components, Inc. (MBCI) to help architects discover the art and science of wind control and wind uplift on metal roofs and metal structures. It offers architects the opportunity to learn about wind uplift requirements, testing and proper wind mitigation specification techniques as well as metal roof options and accessories to improve wind uplift characteristics. The course can be scheduled as a live presentation through S-5!. Call 1-888-825-3432 or email info@s-5.com for more information.