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Napa ARE Bootcamp: PD&D

November 6, 2017-December 18, 2017
Locations in Napa TBA
6-8pm
$50 AIA Members and employees of chapter member firms/$75 Non-members
Click here to register

AIA East Bay’s ARE Bootcamp will provide a structured, rigorous study group for the Project Development & Documentation section of the ARE 5.0, with the goal of every person passing. Bootcamp meets Mondays in Napa (location TBD) beginning Monday, October 23 for eight weeks: 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4, 12/11.

This Bootcamp is not a casual program, nor is it lecture format. Participants are required to sign up for the PD&D exam between December 19, 2017 – January 9, 2017.

Questions? Contact Sidney Sweeney at 510/464-3600 or sidney@aiaeb.org

 

ARE Bootcamp: SPD

Begins Monday, July 31, 2017
6-8pm
$50 AIA Members & Employees of Chapter Member Firms/ $75 Non-members
Click here to register.
Limited space available

Cost includes a set of Site Planning & Design flashcards and access to study materials and knowledge experts.

From July 31 to September 18, 2017, AIA East Bay will hold a weekly ARE Bootcamp, providing a structured, rigorous study group for the Site Planning & Design section of the ARE, with the goal of every person passing.

Participants must schedule to take the SPD section of the ARE between Tuesday, September 19, 2017 and Tuesday, October 10, 2017. Participants must provide proof of test registration to AIA East Bay by the third session of the Bootcamp (8/15). Please do not register if you cannot attend at least seven of the eight meetings.

MCE/ADA Day – May 19, 2017

MCE/ADA Day: Accessibility for California Architects

Friday, May 19, 2017
8:30am-3pm
Cost: $110 AIA Members / $150 non-members.
Includes coffee and lunch.

Click here to register.

5 CES/HSW/MCE LUs

This ADA/accessibility presentation on public accommodations pertinent to California architects provides the full five hours required by the CAB for licensure renewal. The focus will be on public accommodation, Chapter 11B.

Presenters: Claudia Falconer, AIA, CASp (Richard Avelar & Associates) and Jan Garrett, Esq. (Pacific ADA Center)

Learning Objectives: Forthcoming

ARE Trivia Lunch: 2/23/17

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Noon-1:30pm
Location: Dahlin Group, 5865 Owens Dr., Pleasanton, CA 94588
Free for AIA Members and employees of Chapter-member firms
$5 non-members, includes lunch

Please register by 2/21/2017 by clicking here.

Come have lunch with us and have some architectural trivia fun! We’re focusing on the “4.0 Big 3” exams of PPP, SP&D and CD&S–Programming, Planning & Practice, Site Planning & Design, and Construction Documents & Services. Pass these three in the 4.0 format and then transfer to 5.0 to take only two more exams!

All done with these exams? Even the most seasoned veteran can test their knowledge of this trivia. Which team will win?

All are welcome!

ARE Prep Seminar: CD&S

Part I: Tuesday, January 24, 2016, 6-9pm
Part II: Tuesday, January 31, 2016,  6-9pm

Cost: $40 AIA Members & Employees of Chapter Member Firms / $75 Non-members
Click here to register.

6 CES LUs

Robert Williamson, AIA, instructs this two-evening ARE Seminar on Construction Documents and Services, with special focus on AIA Contract Documents.

This seminar is offered to those looking for a prep seminar in studying for the ARE 4.0; it is intended to be used in addition to self-study.

ARE Bootcamp: Structures

this bootcamp is sold out

Begins Monday, August 22, 2016
6-8pm
$50 AIA Members & Employees of Chapter Member Firms/ $75 Non-members

Cost includes a set of Structures ArchCards flashcards and access to study materials and knowledge experts.
Space is limited to 14 participants.

From August 22 to October 17, AIA East Bay will hold a weekly ARE Bootcamp, providing a structured, rigorous study group for the Structures section of the ARE, with the goal of every person passing.

Participants must schedule to take the Structures section of the ARE between Tuesday, October 18 and Friday, November 18, 2016. Participants must provide proof of test registration to AIA East Bay by the second day of the Bootcamp.

ARE Trivia Night 8/30/16

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
6-8:30pm
Location: Lowney Architecture, 360 17th St, Oakland, CA 94612
Cost: $15/per person before 8/25, $20 after 8/25
Includes dinner. Individual participants or teams up to five may register here.

Studying for PPP, CD&S and/or SP&D? Test your knowledge at Lowney Architecture August 30th for a chance to win prizes and have some fun!

Questions? Contact Sidney Sweeney.

Path to Licensure Workshop

How to get licensed in California

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
6pm-8pm
Cost: Free AIA East Bay Members and Employees of Chapter Member Firms / $5 non-members. Pizza and beverages will be provided.
Click here to register.

This workshop is for those looking to get licensed in California who have not yet submitted paperwork to NCARB and/or CAB. This workshop will provide attendees with an understanding of the NCARB requirements for the AXP (formerly known as the IDP, Intern Development Program) and the ARE. At the end of this workshop attendees will have completed all the paperwork required by the CAB to apply for testing.

It is important for all those interested in getting licensed to file their paperwork well before October 1st as the ARE format will be changing. Anyone filing on October 1st or later will automatically be required to take the exam in the new format.

 

ARE Seminar: Schematic Design

Saturday, April 16, 2016
10am-3pm
Cost: $40 AIA Members & Employees of AIA East Bay Chapter Member Firms / $75 Guests

Register here.

4 CES LUs

Jeremiah Tolbert, AIA, instructs this ARE Seminar on Schematic Design. This seminar is offered to those looking for a prep seminar in studying for the ARE.

Learning Objectives

1. Attendees will review and access sites; incorporate the implication of human behavior, historic precedent, and design theory in the selection of systems, materials and methods related to site design and construction.
2. Attendees will learn how to interpret site and environmental conditions. Assess and apply systems, materials, and construction methods – incorporating principles of sustainability.
3. Attendees will learn how to incorporate building codes, specialty codes, zoning and other regulatory requirements in site design and construction.
4. Attendees will learn how to analyze the implication of design decisions in the selection of systems, materials and methods incorporated in site design and construction

 

Site Planning & Design: AIA East Bay ARE Bootcamp

Sorry, this Bootcamp is full.

From February 8 to March 28, AIA East Bay will hold a weekly ARE Bootcamp, providing a structured, rigorous study group for the Site Planning and Design section of the ARE, with the goal of every person passing.

Section Mentors:
Jason Pignolet, AIA
Ashley Rybarczyk, AIA

Cost: $50 for AIA Members and Employees of Chapter Member Firms; $75 for guests. Cost includes a set of Site Planning and Design ArchCards flashcards and access to study materials and knowledge experts. Participants must email proof of test registration to AIA East Bay by the first day of ARE Bootcamp: events@aiaeb.org.

AIA East Bay’s ARE Bootcamp runs Monday, February 8 – Monday, March 28 from 6-9pm (please note the second meeting will be on Tuesday, February 16 due to the President’s Day holiday).

Click here to register!

Participants must schedule to take the Site Planning & Design section of the ARE between Tuesday, March 29 and Wednesday, April 13, 2016. Registration is limited to 12 participants.