This online system provides us with a wonderful new opportunity to showcase our authors and content
Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) October 13, 2008
John Wiley & Sons, the leader in architecture/engineering/construction publishing, is now offering WileyCPE (http://www.wileyCPE.com), an online continuing education system created specifically for A/E/C professionals. WileyCPE.com courses are approved by the American Institute of Architects and enable design professionals to earn the credits they need to satisfy membership and state licensing board requirements. The online courses are developed and delivered by Wiley's expert editorial and author teams, and focus on sustainability or health, safety, and welfare (HSW) topics.
Like the market leading books and electronic references that Wiley produces, this new online service delivers authoritative solutions to real-world requirements and issues. At launch, courses include:
•Introduction to Project Management, by Harold Kerzner, PhD
•Green Building Assessment, by Charles J. Kibert, Ph.D., P.E.
•Life Cycle Assessment for Green Buildings by Charles J. Kibert, Ph.D., P.E.
•Site Analysis for Sustainability, by James A. LaGro, Jr.
•Designing Leakproof Details, by Edward Allen and J. Patrick Rand
•Integrated Practice, by George Elvin, PhD
•Innovations in Office Design, by Diane Stegmeier
•Introduction to Use of the International Building Code, by Francis D.K. Ching and Steven R. Winkel, FAIA
•Principles of Fire Safety for Interiors, by Corky Binggeli, ASID
•Resource Efficiency for Sustainable Sites by Meg Calkins, LEED AP
Most states require professionals to engage in Mandatory Continuing Education (MCE to retain licensure. WileyCPE.com allows busy professionals to easily meet these requirements.
For design professionals looking for a convenient way to complete required education, or enhance their skills, WileyCPE.com is designed to help them build that essential and specific knowledge. WileyCPE.com advantages include:
•Online, self-paced, 24/7 continuing education courses for architects and designers
•Coverage of required health, safety, and welfare and sustainability topics
•Quality instruction from industry leaders
•Dynamic and highly visual courses enhanced with audio files, interactive self-learning, and a wealth of bonus materials
•Management of all CEU requirements in one convenient location--registered users can keep track of current course requirements, purchase courses, take exams, view exam results, and generate exam certificates--anytime, anywhere.
"This online system provides us with a wonderful new opportunity to showcase our authors and content," explains Wiley Vice President and Publisher, Amanda L. Miller. "For many years, architects and designers have turned to Wiley for books to support their professional development. We're now providing them with the ability to get this content and to fulfill mandatory educational requirements at the same time."
To review the system, Wiley has set up a guest log-in for reviewers and media to explore the site. Please contact us for more information. Additionally, there is a demo available via the WileyCPE homepage (http://wileyCPE.com).
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