Course Description

Windows and their correct installation are key components to building energy-efficient, airtight, and weatherproof high-performance homes.  In this course, led by Innotech Windows + Doors, attendees will dive into the details of installing flangeless windows in part 9 homes, including securing methods, benefits of mid-wall installation, and exterior details when using different wall systems.


  • Explanation of securing methods (pros and cons of flanged install, frame secure, and interior anchor)
  • What changes when you install mid wall with interior anchor
    • Environmental and energy impacts
    • Envelope considerations
    • Access benefits
    • Exterior detailing considerations
  • Tips when doing mid wall install
    • Considerations on interior seal and envelope integrity when using interior anchoring
  • Tips on installing windows in a midwall
    • Detailing exterior when doing midwall installation
    • Exterior insulated wood stud
    • ICF/deep stud 

Approved for 2.0 CPDs in Construction Technology
Note: If you have already taken this course, repeating it online will not qualify for additional CPD points.

Thank you to our Sponsors:
Presenting Sponsor: FortisBC
Patron Sponsor: BC Housing 

Architectural Product Representative, CPHT

Mike Cairns, Innotech Windows + Doors

Product Representative

Adrian Edge, Innotech Windows + Doors

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1

    • Before You Get Started

    • Agreement to HAVAN Academic Integrity Policy

    • Part 1

  • 2

    Chapter 2

    • Part 2

  • 3

    Chapter 3

    • Part 3

  • 4

    Chapter 4

    • Part 4

    • Feedback

    • Declaration of Completed Work Assignment