San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2012
aecKnowledge, a leading provider of advanced online continuing education (CE) for architects, engineers and construction professionals, announces that XL Group’s Design Professional unit, a leading provider of professional liability insurance, will sponsor the Accessibility: Path of Travel online continuing education course. The course will be released in early August as part of a four-part series produced in partnership with the AIA California Council (AIACC) that fulfills California state licensing requirements for architects.
“By sponsoring an aecKnowledge CE course, XL Group has a very effective method for reaching our target market—design professionals in California—with news of XL Group’s Contract eGuide. We want all design professionals to know about the free ‘copy/paste’ content,” stated Diane Mika (VP - Marketing & Learning Management), XL Group.
Regarding the XL Group sponsorship, aecKnowledge President, Michael Strogoff, FAIA stated, “XL Group’s Contract eGuide is one of our industry’s most valuable resources and exemplifies XL Group’s commitment to educating design professionals. We are proud to have XL Group sponsor one of our most popular courses.”
aecKnowledge CE courses are approved for continuing education units by AIA/CES and/or GBCI. The courses are also accepted by many states to fulfill mandatory CE requirements for ongoing licensure. Additional materials, including free course previews, written transcripts, course descriptions, learning objectives and presenter biographies are also available.
aecKnowledge, based in the San Francisco Bay Area, is an established web-based, peer-reviewed knowledge sharing platform for the AEC industries. aecKnowledge enables members of the architecture, engineering, construction and land use planning industries to share unbiased knowledge and to leverage their collective intellectual capital. With a mission to transform how design and construction professionals throughout the AEC industries collaborate with and learn from each other, aecKnowledge targets the more than 6 million professionals and tradespeople across the fragmented AEC industry, and provides a venue for allied professionals and knowledge providers to strengthen their presence among a large and engaged audience. Visit http://www.aecKnowledge.com for more information.
About XL Group
For over 40 years XL Group's Design Professional unit has provided innovative professional liability insurance programs for architects and engineers. Using a collaborative approach, the Design Professional team works closely with each client to reduce risk, prevent disputes and protect their reputations. In addition to broad coverage and expert dispute resolution, XL Group's Design Professional unit offers a variety of hands-on educational programs to help clients improve business practices. XL Group collaborates regularly with the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) and other state and local associations to share expertise and keep up with industry issues. XL Group plc, through its subsidiaries, is a global insurance and reinsurance company providing property, casualty and specialty products to industrial, commercial and professional firms, insurance companies and other enterprises throughout the world.
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