Upon completion of this course the participant should have a better understanding of the following:
What is a Head of Wall Joint? What constitutes a Head of Wall assembly? What information is contained in the heading of a UL listed assembly? Which four standards are measured to determine UL2079 approval? How do you determine the deflection capacity of joint treatments? What is hourly rating of joint treatments? What comprises the L-Rating of joint treatments? What are joint treatment types and what are the advantages/disadvantages of each? What should Architect, Engineer, and Specification professionals consider when specifying protection of dynamic or static head of wall joints?