IDAExpo & Events

IDEA Technical Schools

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The IDEA will present two (2) technical schools on Tuesday, April 20th and
Wednesday, April 21st of IDAExpo 2021. The two-day Rolling Steel/Rolling Steel Fire Door School and the Residential and Commercial Sectional Door School. The two schools will run concurrently. IDEA Certifications must be applied for and paid through the IDEA. You can find their website here.
 

Two- Day Course Schedule: 

Rolling Steel/Rolling Steel Fire Door School

Tuesday, April 21

7:30am – 10:00am  Introduction
Types of Doors
Codes, Standards and Industry Organizations
Rolling Door Materials and Finishes
Components
10:15am – 11:45am Types of Jambs
Methods of Operations
11:45am – 1:00pm Lunch Break (on your own)
1:00pm – 2:00pm Fire Door Automatic Closing Devices
2:30pm – 4:00pm Obtaining and Installing the Correct Rolling Door
4:15pm – 5:00pm Electric Operator Installations
Service and Operation of Rolling Doors

Wednesday, April 22

7:30am – 9:00am Importance of Safety (Combined Group)
9:30am – 11:00am Course Review
Class Concludes
11:00am – 1:00pm Lunch and Study Time for Certification Candidates (on your own)
1:00pm – 5:00pm Certification Testing (pre-application is required)


Residential and Commercial Sectional Door School

Tuesday, April 21

 7:30am – 9:00am Introduction
Codes, Standards and Industry Organizations
Components – Sections and Hardware
9:15am – 10:45am

10:45am- 11:45am
Components – Counterbalance Track
Types of Lifts
One Piece Doors
11:45am – 1:00pm Lunch Break (on your own)
1:00pm to 2:00pm Speciality Applications
Specifications for Sectional Doors
Methods of Operation
2:15pm to 4:00pm Obtaining and Installing the Correct Door
Operator Installation
4:15pm – 5:00pm Residential Service Calls
Commerical Service and Operation 
Basic Math, Discussion
Questions, Discussion

Wednesday, April 22

7:30am – 9:00am Importance of Safety (Combined Group)
9:30am – 11:00am Course Review
Class Concludes
11:00am – 1:00pm Lunch and Study Time for Certification Candidates (on your own)
1:00pm – 5:00pm Certification Testing (pre-application is required)