AIA|LA 2012 Continuing Education Series presented by LIGHTFAIR International (LFI): Register now for chance to win Las Vegas trip to LFI

Last Updated: March 7, 2012

3780 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90010

AIA|LA 2012 Continuing Education Series
presented by LIGHTFAIR International (LFI)

AIA Los Angeles is pleased to announce the entire slate of seminars to be held as part of the AIA|LA 2012 Continuing Education Series presented by LIGHTFAIR International (LFI). Registration for all 2012 seminars is now open.

The 2012 series offers more than 50.0 hours of education and professional development opportunities on topics such as accessibility, building information modeling, contract documents, LEED, legal matters and more. With continuing education requirements becoming more specific from both AIA and the State of California, the local LA design community can choose from 40.0 hours of health, safety & welfare (HSW) topics, 11.0 hours of sustainable design topics (SD) and 20.0 hours of accessibility (ADA) topics to assist with state license renewal.

The Chapter is very excited to have LIGHTFAIR International (LFI) as the Presenting Sponsor of the AIA|LA 2012 Continuing Education Series. LFI is the world's largest annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference at which they encourage attendees to "See Innovation in a New Light". LIGHTFAIR goes Beyond Illumination to present the future of lighting and building integration - with 72 courses plus cutting-edge products, controls, energy-efficient and integrated building solutions. With our shared commitment to education for architects, LFI is a perfect partner for AIA Los Angeles.

The LFI 2012 Trade Show & Conference will take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV from May 9 - May 11, 2012 (visit www.lightfair.com for details).

Special Early Registration Incentive for AIA Members:

As part of AIA|LA's collaboration with LFI, they have graciously provided us with (3) LFI Preferred Pass Packages to raffle off. The package includes: $100 gift card towards travel to Las Vegas; 2 hotel nights; access to LFI exhibit hall; LFI conference package of 8 free seminars; and entrance to LFI Innovation Awards Presentation.

All AIA Members (regardless of Chapter affiliation) who register for any AIA|LA 2012 Continuing Education seminar by Saturday March 31, 2012 @ 11:55 PM PST will be automatically entered into the drawing.


For detailed class descriptions & presenter bios, click seminar title.


Fri Mar 16 | ADA Seminar: Navigating the Complexities of Accessibility in Existing Buildings

  • presented by Nate Wittasek, PE, LEED AP
  • 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM (5.0 HSW/ADA learning units)
  • $125 AIA members / $200 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for Mar 16

Fri Apr 06 | LEED BD+C 2012: What You Need to Know

  • presented by Blair Seibert, AIA, LEED AP, CSBA
  • 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM (2.0 HSW/SD learning units)
  • $50 AIA members / $80 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for Apr 06

Fri Apr 20 | The Latest & Greatest Updates to the AIA Contract Documents: Contract Risk Analysis for Design Professionals

  • presented by Christie Bodnar Swiss, Esq. & Ryan J. Kohler, Esq.
  • 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM (2.0 HSW learning units)
  • $50 AIA members / $80 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for Apr 20

Fri May 11 | The Path to Licensure: IDP, ARE & Everything Else from A to Z

  • presented by Haley Gipe, Assoc. AIA or Stephanie Silkwood, Assoc. AIA
  • 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM (2.0 learning units)
  • $50 AIA members / $80 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for May 11

Fri May 18 | Expanding the Green Building Movement: A Cost-Effective Alternative to LEED

  • presented by Joseph Maguire, MS, SFP
  • 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM (1.5 HSW/SD learning units)
  • $25 AIA members / $40 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for May 18

Fri Jun 01 | Modification of CA's Mechanic's Lien & Stop Notice Law as of July 2012: A Guide for Enforcement of Mechanic's Liens, Stop Notices and Payment Bonds Pertaining to California's Modified Law

  • presented by D. Creighton Sebra, Esq.
  • 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM (2.0 learning units)
  • $50 AIA members / $80 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for Jun 01

Fri Jul 13 | ADA Seminar: Accessibility Seminar

  • presented by Nate Wittasek, PE, LEED AP
  • 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM (5.0 HSW/ADA learning units)
  • $125 AIA members / $200 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for Jul 13

Fri Aug 03 | Building Information Modeling (BIM): Intro to Revit


Fri Aug 17 | Building Information Modeling (BIM): BIM Tools


Fri Sep 07 | Ground Zero Sum Game: The World Trade Center Redevelopment Eleven Years Later

  • presented by Prof. Robert M. Arens, AIA
  • 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM (2.0 HSW learning units)
  • $50 AIA members / $80 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for Sep 07

Fri Sep 28 | Architects & The Courts: Insight and Strategies From the Trenches of Civil Litigation


Fri Oct 12 | LEED Green Associate Exam Preparation Workshop

  • presented by Alex Spilger, LEED
  • 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM (8.0 HSW/SD learning units)
  • $200 AIA members / $320 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for Oct 12

Thu Oct 18 | CalEMA Safety Assessment Program (SAP) Evaluator Training

  • presented by Dean Vlahos, FAIA
  • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (7.0 HSW learning units)
  • $175 AIA members / $280 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for Oct 18

Fri Nov 02 | ADA Seminar: Compliance for Title II Public Entities & ADA Design Errors

  • presented by Paul Bishop, CASp
  • 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM (5.0 HSW/ADA learning units)
  • $125 AIA members / $200 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for Nov 02

Fri Dec 07 | ADA Seminar: Stepping Thru Existing Buildings

  • presented by Janis Kent, AIA, CASp
  • 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM (5.0 HSW/ADA learning units)
  • $125 AIA members / $200 Non members
  • click to REGISTER for Dec 07

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CLASS LOCATION

  • Unless otherwise noted, all classes are held at the AIA Los Angeles Chapter Office at the Wiltern Center, 3780 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 800, Los Angeles, CA 90010 (corner of Western/Wilshire). Parking is available for $10 at the Ralphs/Wiltern Structure or on surrounding side streets, but be sure to read all posted parking signs. Please note that AIA|LA, Ralphs, and the Wiltern do not offer validation for parking. If you park in the Ralphs/Wiltern Structure, park on the third floor or higher and do not park in the spots indicated for Ralphs customers only as you run the risk of being towed.

CANCELLATION/REFUND POLICY & DISCLAIMERS

  • Cancellations made at least one week prior to the class will be refunded in full, less a $10 cancellation and processing fee. No refunds for cancellations will be given after that time. No refunds shall be issued for no-shows to the class. Registration may be transferred to another individual. AIA|LA reserves the right to cancel any class where the minimum number of pre-registration registrants is not met. If such a cancellation occurs, registrants will be notified and given the opportunity to select an alternate and comparable class to attend. In the event such an alternate and comparable class is not available, then the registration fees will be refunded as appropriate. Further, dates, times, classes, program subject matter, instructors, panelists and fees are subject to change, without notice, at any time at the sole and absolute discretion of AIA|LA.
Last updated: 10-Dec-2012 11:05 AM
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