The Dangerous Damp – NC CE

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Description

Course Number: CEC654
CE Hours: 2

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Course Outline

Module 1 – 25 minutes

  1. Foreword
  2. Overview of Moisture Related Problems
    1. Don’t Let the Water In
    2. Glossary of Terms
  3. The Scope of the Problem
    1. Moisture Damage to Buildings
    2. Monetary Loss Due to Moisture Problems
    3. General Mold / Moisture Intrusion
    4. The Mold / Moisture Connection
    5. Definition of Mold
    6. Controlling Mold Growth by Controlling Moisture
  4. Module 1 Quiz

Module 2 – 25 minutes

  1. Before Building Damage Occurs
    1. Use of Rain Screens
    2. Necessary Ventilation
    3. Improving Air Quality and Ventilation
    4. Addressing Moisture Problems in Various Building Systems
    5. Maintaining Site Drainage
    6. Maintaining Foundations
    7. Maintaining Walls
    8. Maintaining Roofing and Ceilings
    9. Maintaining Plumbing Systems
    10. Maintaining HVAC Systems
    11. Making Your Home Weathertight
  2. Module 2 Quiz

Module 3 – 25 minutes

  1. Dealing with Building Damage from Moisture
    1. Testing and Remediation of Dampness and Mold
    2. Testing for Contaminants
    3. Inventory Damaged Materials
    4. Inventory and Response to Ceiling Damage
    5. Inventory and Response to Drywall / Plaster Damage
    6. Inventory and Response to Carpet Damage
    7. Inventory and Response to Electric Systems Damage
    8. Inventory and Response to Furniture Damage
    9. Inventory and Response to Paper / Records Damage
    10. Specific Instructions for Specific Materials
  2. Air Quality Concerns
    1. Air Quality in General
    2. Levels of Indoor Air Pollution
    3. Pollutant Sources
    4. Identifying Air Quality Issues
    5. Concerns about Air Quality
    6. Health Issues Related to Indoor Air Quality
    7. Health Concerns with Dampness
    8. Changes in Indoor Air Quality Attributable to Mold
    9. Air Quality in Schools
  3. Module 3 Quiz

Module 4 – 25 minutes

  1. What to Do Before Mold Occurs
    1. Below Grade Space
    2. General Building Condition
    3. Doors and Windows
    4. Maintaining HVAC Systems
  2. Dealing with Mold in the Air Stream
    1. Reiteration of Basic Facts
    2. Controlling the Growth of Mold
    3. General Prevention Strategy
    4. Procedures – Problem Found in the First 48 Hours Following a Leak
    5. Procedures – Problem Discovered after 48 Hours Have Passed
    6. Cleaning up Mold
  3. Dealing with Other Pollutants in the Air Stream
    1. Dealing with Pollution at the Source
    2. Cleaning Up Air in General
    3. Measuring Levels of Radon
    4. Dealing with Radon
    5. Health Effects of Radon
    6. Reducing Home Exposure to Radon
    7. Built-in Radon Resistance
  4. Summary
  5. Module 4 Quiz

Total Time: 100 minutes (2 CE Hours)