Continuing Education Program

We offer the following courses and learning credits:

Balco is an approved provider of AIA Certified Continuing Education courses. Our provider number is #K437 (CSWI).

Review the two certified courses below. Contact a local sales rep to coordinate preferred dates, whether on-site or virtual, or take the self-guided online course anytime.

Expansion Joints 101 Introduction to Expansion Joint Technology

Course Number: DL0390

This course is an introduction to expansion joint covers and how they function in a commercial building. Learn how these covers protect the expansion joint opening from weather, fire and movement as well as providing a functional and aesthetic solution to fundamental structural building elements like floors, walls, ceilings exterior walls and roofs.

Length: 1 Hr Credits: 1 LU/CEU HSW: Yes

Fundamentals of Photoluminescent Egress System Products

Course Number: DL0401

The objectives of this course are to learn about luminescent materials the history of photoluminescence (PL), review building codes for PL egress path markings, identify proper PL material usage for egress stairwell applications and emergency exit pathways, and understand the application of minimum performance standards.

Length: 1 Hr Credits: 1 LU/CEU HSW: Yes

RIBA CPD Providers Network

Balco is an approved RIBA Continuing Professional Development (CPD) provider.

Review the certified course below. Contact an international sales rep to coordinate an on-site or virtual event, or book it at

Fundamentals of Photoluminescent Egress System Products

The objectives of this course are to learn why PL products are most ideal for safety way guidance systems (SWGSs), understand how history shapes the ever-increasing use of PL for egress, review best-practices of PL applications in egress stairwells, and learn relevant performance standards.

Length: 1 Hr  Credits: 1 LU/CEU  RIBA Core Curriculum: Design, construction and technology; Healthy, safety and wellbeing

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