Rittner French Associates
Professional Consultants and Representatives of Architectural Hardware, Security Products and Specialties
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Rittner French Associates is the leading provider of AIA continuing education in Michigan. Rittner French Associates provides a wide-range of Health Safety and Welfare (HSW) AIA accredited programs. From a full review of Building Codes as they relate to swinging doors to understanding hardware submittals, Rittner French Associates AIA continuing education programs fits your firms needs.  Take time to review some of our most popular AIA approved programs.

Specs 101

Find out why most building owners overpay for hardware by up to 30%.  Find out out how to have the worlds best products and the most competitive price.

Our most popular seminar with Architects and Building Owners.  The best hour an architect or building owner can spend.

Basic Builders Hardware

Hang the Door, Lock the Door, Control the Door, Protect the Door- our basic introduction program to the mechanics of the opening. Application, specification and Practical Solutions to Door Hardware issues. Product Compare/Contrast to feature, function and price.

 "Securing Your Treasures" Basic Electrified Hardware Openings

 Access Control for Securing Facilities- Introduction for security access control.  Explains access control and how it is used in todays facilities.  Compares/Contrast from simple stand-alone systems to full- blown hardwired and centrally controlled building access control system 

 Vandal Prone Hardware

 Solutions to vandal and abuse in the Door/ Frame/ Hardware industry. Learn how a properly specified opening can increase the longevity of the door and hardware.  Saving time with maintenance and insuring the correct products with the most economical investment.

 The Importance of Keying, including: Conducting a Keying Conference

What the Architect and Owner Should know when establishing a Master Key System. Key Control, New Products for controlling access, conducting a successful Key Conference, and frequently asked questions.

Have a little bit more you're looking for?  Let us know.  We have done seminars for over 4,200 architects, owners, engineers, distributors and contractors / CMs.  We can tailor a program for you.

 Our programs range in length from one hour to 4 hours. We can mix and match to suit your associates needs.

 Click here to contact our education coordinator: educate@RittnerFrench.com


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