Complying with the Architectural Woodwork Standards can be a challenge for architects and builders. Third-party programs such as the Quality Certification Program, which was founded by AWI, are specifically designed for builders and architects hoping to achieve AWS compliance. This article will discuss how these programs work and how they can be leveraged to better achieve QCP certification and protect all stakeholders in the process.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the AWS and how it is applied to woodwork
  • Explain how to specify architectural woodwork using the AWS
  • Discuss how third-party certification programs that support the AWS operate
  • List the benefits of utilizing third-party AWS certification programs

Pre-Requisite: None