This course provides insight into the use of insulated concrete forms in residential construction. It provides cost comparisons of ICF construction to standard residential wood-frame construction, a comprehensive cost analysis of the monthly costs of home ownership for wood-frame and ICF homes, and a detailed discussion regarding many of the structural and energy performance benefits gained through the use of ICFs
SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE OR SKILL OBTAINED
This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:
- Become familiar with the many benefits gained through the use of insulated concrete forms (ICF) in residential construction
- Learn objective information on the cost of typical ICF home construction relative to standard housing construction
- Discuss credible information on the benefits of ICF construction relative to standard home construction
- Evaluate and compare cost benefits of ICF and wood-frame house construction
CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
You will be able to immediately print a certificate of completion after passing a 20 question multiple-choice quiz. The quiz can be retaken unlimited times until a passing grade of 70% or better is earned. This course satisfies two (2) continuing education hours (CEH).
Course completion records will be electronically submitted to the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS) within 24 hours of completion.