The AIA & IDCEC
Continuing Education System
AIA & IDCEC / CES Registered Provider Program Summary Handout
Provider: Skyfold Provider No.: J756
Program: Flexible Space Design Trends SKY 0004
Length: 1 hour
Credits: 1 Learning Unit HSW: YES
Description: To explore space utilization trends and challenges in three major areas – corporate, hospitality, and education. Also to understand acoustics and acoustical control in those spaces and to investigate how space flexibility can impact design.
1)To explore space utilization trends and challenges in three major areas:Corporate, Education, and Hospitality
2)To explores what space flexibility means to the designer or architect, to theclient, to the people inhabiting the space
3)To understand acoustics, the meaning of acoustical ratings and how theyare tested
4)To understand the importance of acoustical control in all types of space -how “noise” can affect productivity, learning, and revenue.
5)To explore the need and demand for flexible space and how can impactoverall design both structurally and aesthetically.
How Taught: The CES facilitator determines in advance the specific learning objectives and the experience level of the audience. Using a PowerPoint presentation, the facilitator discusses the issues of interest and concern to the participants by showing relevant portions of the program. Feedback will be obtained by asking questions and posing situations to the group.
Target Audience: Architects, interior designers, specifiers, owners, facility managers, building operators, and other design professionals in the commercial market. Ideal audience size is 6-50. The experience level of the audience will be assessed ahead of time so the facilitator can accommodate his/her remarks to meet the audience’s needs.
Facilitator Qualifications: All Skyfold Division or Skyfold Distributor CES facilitators receive formal
training on CES guidelines and presentation skills and are certified bySkyfold to give this program.