ARE5 Review Manual_AIA & CSI MasterFormat

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Copyright: 2016
Page Count: 1088
Format(s): Paperback, ePub
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 11
  • David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425

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    David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ Certification No. 9425, owns Architectural Research Consulting, a firm offering information and management services to architects, interior designers, and the construction industry. Mr. Ballast taught interior construction and other courses at Arapahoe Community College for over 20 years. A licensed architect in the state of Colorado, Mr. Ballast has written many books on design topics.

  • Steven E. O Hara, PE

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    Steven E. O'Hara, PE, is a professor of architectural engineering in the School of Architecture at Oklahoma State University. Professor O'Hara earned bachelor of science in architectural studies and master of architectural engineering degrees from Oklahoma State University. He is a licensed engineer in Oklahoma.
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    New Update for AIA Contract Documents and CSI MasterFormat

    PPI's most recent printing of the ARE 5 Review Manual by David Kent Ballast, FAIA and Steven E. O Hara, PE offers complete review of content areas covered in the ARE 5.0 six division exams.

    It includes review of subjects that were added to the exam with the release of ARE 5.0 in November of 2016, plus references to 2017 family of AIA Contract Documents, CSI MasterFormat, and recent developments in project delivery, sustainable design, pre-construction activities, and many other areas of architectural practice.

    Features of ARE 5 Review Manual include:

    • a thorough review of all exam content areas to prepare you for all six divisions

    • over 150 example problems to clarify how to apply key architectural concepts

    • hundreds of tables and figures to facilitate referencing and problem solving

    • advice, tips, and exam taking strategies to prepare you for exam day

    • pages tabbed in blue by division for quick navigation

    ARE 5.0 Exam Divisions Covered

    • Practice Management

    • Project Management

    • Programming & Analysis

    • Project Planning & Design

    • Project Development & Documentation

    • Construction & Evaluation

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    The review manual is part of a complete set of tools to help examinees prepare and pass all six ARE 5.0 exams the first time. CLICK HERE to save money on everything you need.

    **Add the eTextbook for Additional Benefits**

    • ability to download the entire eTextbook to multiple devices, so you can study even without internet access

    • an auto sync feature across all your devices for a seamless experience on or offline

    • unique study tools such as highlighting in six different colors to tailor your study experience

    • features like read aloud for complete hands-free review

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    Customer Reviews (View All - 5)

    Great Summary and Review of Test Topics Review by Ashley
    I have taken my first test and so far the manual was a great review of all the test subjects. (Posted on 12/5/2019)

    Excellent Review by Chris
    The material is presented in a very ordered and concise method. I believe the subject matter is presented much better in comparison with the previous Ballast Review Manual for ARE 4.0 I have used. I was also pleasantly surprised that most of the material is new rather than copied from the ARE 4.0 manual. (Posted on 12/5/2019)