DHC205 - Intermediate Detailing Doors, Frames and Hardware

(formerly AHC205 and CDC305)

32 Hours – 96 CEP Points (32 CEPs New Program)

Perhaps the most necessary skill you can develop in our industry is learning how to properly create detailed hardware schedules. Coordinating myriad hardware products with the project's requirements can be a daunting task. This course introduces you to the sequence and format of the hardware schedule through a series of in-class exercise as well as introduces students to the techniques and skills necessary to become a more precise detailer.

You will learn how to:

Recommended Prior Courses:

Student to supply the following reference materials:

  1. Catalogs or electronic files with technical information for hinges, mortise locks, door closers, fire exit hardware, panic hardware, protection plates, electrified hardware, hollow metal doors and frames, and flush wood doors
  2. Catalogs or electronic files for pivots, continuous hinges, concealed in the floor closers, door bolts, coordinators, overhead stops and holders, removable mullions, bored and mortise locks and latches, auxiliary locks, surface-mounted and overhead concealed door closers, low-energy door operators, door pulls/ push bars, protection plates, gasketing, thresholds, and door stops
  3. Catalogs or electronic files for electrified hardware (e.g. power supplies, card readers, key pads, motion detectors, power transfer devices)