Posts Tagged ‘ FenestrationMasters ’

FGIA Recognizes Industry Leaders for Excellence During 2023 Ceremony

Feb 16th, 2023

The Fenestration & Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) recognized the contributions and achievements of its members this week, by congratulating winners at an annual awards banquet. The ceremony was part of the alliance’s annual conference, held this week in San Diego. The Outstanding Service Award recognizes individuals who have distinguished themselves through their work and dedication […]

FenestrationMasters Coursework Now Accepted by AIA, ICC

Jun 2nd, 2016

Both the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the International Code Council (ICC) now accept FenestrationAssociate and FenestrationMaster coursework as continuing education credits. The AIA accepts the FenestrationAssociate and FenestrationMaster coursework as 11 and 13.5 Learning Units (LUs)/Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW) hours, respectively. This means that completion of the courses allows professionals to fulfill […]

AAMA Conference Opens with an Eye on the Future

Feb 16th, 2016

Growth and change were the buzzwords for the 79th national conference of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), which opened on Monday in Huntington Beach, Calif. Nine companies have joined AAMA since the fall conference in October, according to president Richard Walker, and the association has welcomed 14 new individual members and four technical consultants […]

Never Stop Learning: The Road to a FenestrationAssociate Certificate

Dec 3rd, 2015

Has it been a year already? Wow. Time flies when you’re working hard, learning a lot and having fun. I joined DWM in December 2014. Since that time, I’ve traveled all over North America, and I’ve met some great people. I’ve also learned what “fenestration” means. That’s right — in 27 years as a professional editor and […]

AAMA to Rebrand FenestrationMasters Program

Sep 2nd, 2015

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) is rebranding its FenestrationMasters program, which offers professional certification and education for those in the fenestration industry. Letter Designation AAMA has updated the certification letter designations to closer match their respective logos. The new letter designation for FenestrationMaster Professional Certification is FMPC. The new letter designation for FenestrationAssociate Professional Certification is FAPC. That’s a change […]

AAMA Contest Offers Discounts Toward FenestrationMasters

Aug 4th, 2015

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) will host an online contest that could save participants lots of money on professional certifications. The contest will run on both LinkedIn and Twitter every Monday and Wednesday, respectively, at 12:30 p.m. EDT from Aug. 10 through Sept. 9, as well as during the GlassBuild America show (Sept. 16-18 in Atlanta). The […]

Becoming a Master

Mar 2nd, 2015

I had a dream—a dream to become a master. It all started in 2013 during a meeting of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA). I heard AAMA staff talk about its FenestrationMasters program, in which an individual with at least six years of experience in the industry could go through the extensive coursework. Participants have […]

AAMA to Host FenestrationMasters Contest and Game Show

Aug 15th, 2014

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) will host an online contest on LinkedIn and Twitter every Tuesday and Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. EDT from Aug. 5 through Sept. 3. The contest will feature quiz questions from AAMA’s FenestrationMasters program. Each Tuesday, one quiz question will be asked in AAMA’s LinkedIn group and a different quiz […]

FenestrationMasters Certification Exams Now Available

Jul 16th, 2013

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has announced the availability of certification exams for the association’s FenestrationMasters™ program, a nationwide education and certification program for professionals in the door, window, skylight, curtainwall, storefront and sloped glazing industries. FenestrationMaster™ (advanced-level) and FenestrationAssociate™ (entry-level) students who have successfully completed the required coursework can take the certification exam […]

AAMA Releases Fenestration Product Installation and Field Testing Courses

Jun 3rd, 2013

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has released education courses on residential and commercial installation, field testing/forensic evaluation and fenestration anchorage, the fifth group in its FenestrationMasters® program. “FenestrationMasters thus far has provided a broad range of information on assembled products and their requirements then went deeper into the details of components and on to building and energy codes,” says Dean […]