The Education Committee has embarked on an initiative to provide members with easy access to resources in and outside of NWiR for technical education. Topics will include areas such as metal roofing and metal edging, asphaltic systems and products, single-ply materials, fluid applied roofing, etc. Stay tuned to the NWiR blog and newsletter for monthly updates with upcoming topics.

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The theme for the month of October is The Beginning of Autumn or Fall? We are highlighting educational information offered in The Beginning of Autumn or Fall segment of our roofing industry. When we move to the next month with new topics, you’ll still be able to see this content in the content resource library. The titles below are linked to the source.

Forums

ARMA Virtual Asphalt Roofing Recycling Forum- Registration Now Open

Registration Now Open!

Join us for ARMA’s inaugural virtual Asphalt Roofing Recycling Forum on October 29, 2021, as we discuss Asphalt Roofing Recycling: Owning our Future!

The Forum is open to ARMA Members, Non-Members, and Students. The program will be divided into two segments. The first segment will feature a keynote presentation followed by 30-minute sessions from various industry experts. The second segment will host a panel discussion with various thought leaders from the manufacturing, academia, consumer, and recycling perspectives. The goal is to have attendees leave feeling empowered about #RecyclingRoofs!

Register here: https://arma1.memberclicks.net/arma-2021-asphalt-roofing-recycling-forum

On Demand

Roof CoatingsThe Design Advantages of Synthetic Roofing Solutions

Description: Synthetic roofing materials have been available in the market for more than a decade, providing a cost-effective, viable alternative to traditional slate and shake roofing systems. This course provides an overview of the features and benefits of slate and shake synthetic roofing products, including a discussion on the testing methods used to rate specific performance characteristics.

https://www.aecdaily.com/course.php?node_id=2039193&tabidx=viewcoursedetails&company=DaVinci+Roofscapes&subtabidx=osp 

NWiR - Virtual Seminar

Join the members of the NWiR Education Committee and the GAF CARE team on OCT 20th as we step through how to do simple repairs on the roof. This hands-on training will focus on asphalt shingle repairs on residential roofs. The New Jersey, Denver, Dallas, and Seattle councils will be participating live from their own locations!

Please register by following the link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAlfu-urzMpG9fqYHZIzaPebljJOBnK4bs8

 

We hope you enjoyed The Beginning of Autumn or Fall!

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The theme for September was Safety First. This content is now in the content resource library.

The theme for August was All Things Fluid Resilience in Roof Design. This content is now in the content resource library.

The theme for July was Resilience in Roof Design. This content is now in the content resource library.

The theme for June was Resilient Design & Preparedness for Weathering the storm. This content is now in the content resource library.

The theme for May was vegetative roofs. This content is now in the content resource library.

The theme for April was All Things Asphalt. This content is now in the content resource library.

The theme for March was Metal Madness. This content is now in the content resource library.