Installation for SIP Professionals (SIPs 301)

Location: Shepherdstown, WV

Price: $675

Upcoming Class Date(s): August 22-23, 2019

In this two day intensive hands-on workshop you'll work with veteran SIP installers in the classroom, shop and field erecting a SIP structure.  You will increase your working knowledge of different manufacturers' specifications and panels.  Special emphasis on the business aspects of working as a SIP Installer. Attendees will have successful completed the Structural Insulated Panel Association's BEST training online before attending the SIPs 301 training.



Professional Framers, Carpenters, Builders     & Timber Framers 
This is the class to take your business to the next level! 

Topics of discussion include:
  • SIP Design
  • Tools of the Trade
  • SIP Engineering         
  • Manufacturing SIPs
  • SIP Rigging and Lifting
  • Sealing the Structure
  • SIP Accessories
  • Connection Details
  • Electrical Preparation
  • Working with other Trades
  • Managing the Crew Efficiently
  • Coordination of Installation
  • Cranes and Forklifts
  • Supporting the Roof
  • Design Details
  • Site Fabrication
  • Repair and Replace
  • The Business of Being a SIP Installer
  • Building Science in High    Performance Envelopes    
  • Cladding and Back Ventilation 

       The Structural Insulated Panel Association (SIPA)                    recognizes the SIPs 301 class as fulfilling
            the field workshop requirements for    

Included in course:
  • SIPschool Flash Drive with sample documents and forms
  • Course workbook
  • Lunch both days (Shenandoah Junction, WV only)

Course requirements:
  • Meet prerequisites for acceptance, physically fit and capable of heavy lifting and roof work, unless observing class.
  • Bring the tools you wear on your hips
  • Workboots and Hard Hat