Schöck Lunch & Learns.Bringing structural thermal breaks expertise to your office.


As an architect or engineer, it is essential to stay ahead of the curve regarding best practices in design. Your clients rely on your expertise to bring them the strongest, most efficient solution.

We believe an important addition to your toolbox is having a solid understanding of where, when and how to utilize structural thermal breaks in your building envelope design.

Schöck Lunch & Learns are a great way to bring this knowledge right to your doorstep. These informational sessions bring together details and research from both Schöck and third party sources to advance your understanding of structural thermal breaks.

Below is an overview of our current Lunch & Learn courses. Each is one hour in length and includes a box lunch for all attendees.

Structural Thermal Breaks for Balconies, Canopies and Beams

(AIA Course Isokorb® W200, 1 LU/CEU)
Currently our most requested Lunch & Learn, this course is AIA approved and offers an introduction to the effects of thermal bridging and the benefits of using structural thermal breaks to address them. Attendees will learn where STBs are most commonly used, how they can be incorporated in the building envelope design, and what benefits are gained by using them.

Advanced Structural Thermal Breaks for Engineers

(Coming soon)
Geared toward the professional engineer, this course builds upon basic knowledge of STBs and the issues they address. In this course, attendees will gain a deeper understanding of forces, load transfers, geometric considerations and support conditions surrounding the use of STBs. Specific attention will be paid to design calculations and energy modeling. Tips on avoiding potential pitfalls in design will be provided.

To schedule a Lunch & Learn

Reach out to your local Regional Sales Manager.