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New ATAS Continuing Education Courses Approved By GBCI And AIA/CES

AIA_CEU_logoAllentown, PA - ATAS International Inc. has received approval by GBCI for the new course titled “Insulated Metal Wall and Roof Panels – High Performing Systems in Design, Sustainability, and Operation”.  This course will earn attendees 1.0 GBCI continuing education hour. It was previously approved by the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System, along with another new course, “Design and Testing of Perimeter Edge Metal for Low-Slope Commercial Roofs”.

As a registered AIA/CES Passport Provider of education for many years, ATAS now offers a total of eight approved courses, along with two plant tours, for AIA/CES learning units in health, safety and welfare. Three of those eight courses are also approved for GBCI continuing education hours.

ATAS is a leading sustainable building envelope technology products manufacturer that is ISO certified. Outside audits and certification of their quality management system help to ensure that products are manufactured to quality standards. A portion of the company’s quality policy is focused on education - not only for their own employees, but also for the industry in general. Helping to educate architects, specifiers, engineers, contractors, distributors, facility managers, and building owners will increase awareness of potential product application and performance, resulting in a higher quality building.

Lee Ann M. Slattery, Sales Support Manager, stated, “ATAS has always been a leader in providing a wide variety of educational opportunities on a multitude of topics. Many of our staff have a long history of working within the industry and have held active roles in several of the industry-related associations, so we are fortunate to have a wide pool of experienced and respected resources from which to build valuable educational content.”

About ATAS International Inc.

atas logo 1963Founded in 1963, ATAS International, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of metal roofing, wall cladding, ceilings, perimeter edge metal, and accessories. The ATAS portfolio features an expansive selection of products available in aluminum, steel, zinc, stainless steel, and copper. Standard profiles include narrow and wide ribbed wall panels, corrugated styles, standing seam and batten seam roof systems, metal shingles, shakes, tiles, and more. Additional options include curved, tapered, and perforated panels; concealed or exposed fasteners; smooth or embossed textures; horizontal and vertical applications; and a choice of over 40 stock colors with 70% PVDF finish.

With sustainability at the forefront of modern building design, ATAS proudly supports green building objectives with high performance solutions, such as solar-ready roof panels, insulated metal panels, cool roofing products, and solar air heating wall panels. The ATAS team consists of product and market specialists that provide a high level of support for your project, from initial discovery and design to installation. ATAS has two ISO 9001:2015 certified manufacturing locations in the United States: the headquarters in Allentown, PA, and their facility in Mesa, AZ. ATAS also has a second location in Allentown, PA, and recently added a new manufacturing location in University Park, IL. For more information about ATAS International, visit or call 610.395.8445. For more information on InSpire transpired solar collector metal wall panels, visit

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