CCHSADDA.org  1313 College Avenue, Canon City CO 81212

The Canon City Chapter of the American Design Drafting Association

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OLC-1800 a & b  -  CAD Drafting & Blueprint Reading:


This page is for students wanting to know more about careers in design and blueprint reading related careers.  The page also displays various items about the design technical data needed to improve your vocabulary.  Increasing your vocabulary and general knowledge in industrial areas is never a mistake.  
Browse through this page and it's sites when you have time.  Get familiar with the links.  You will have assignments based here later.


Architectural Design Related Associations:

The following is a list of associations and agencies which you may find useful.

National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)
www.nahb.org

American Institute of Architects (AIA)
www.aia.org
American Institute of Building Design (AIBD)
www.aibd.org

Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA)
www.dbia.org

Home Builders Institute (HBI)
www.hbi.org

International Interior Design Association (IIDA)
www.iida.com

National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA)
www.nkba.org

National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS)
www.nibs.org

Construction Criteria Base (CCB)
www.ccb.org

American Society of Professional Estimators (ASPE)
www.aspenational.com

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)
www.abc.org

American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)
www.asid.org

Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)
www.apld.com

American Design Drafting Association (ADDA)
www.adda.org

National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI)
www.nari.org

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)
www.agc.org

Associated Landscape Contractors of America (ALCA)
www.alca.org

Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)
www.cfma.org

Construction Management Association of America (CMAA)
www.cmaanet.org

Construction Industry Insitute (CII)
www.construction-institute.org

International Facilities Management Association (IFMA)
www.ifma.org

Construction Specification Institute (CSI)
www.csinet.org

US Green Building Council (USGBC)
www.usgbc.org

North American Steel Framing Alliance (NASFA)
www.steelframingalliance.com

US Architectural and Transportation Barrier Compliance Board (includes text regarding ADA guidelines)
www.access-board.gov

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