Continuing Education

Continuing Education Opportunities             

Create valuable exposure & generate qualified leads                                                                                           

BNP Media provides continuing education to professionals across multiple industries through our print publications, websites, mobile app, live events and webinars. BNP Media is an accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. Verify your IACET Accreditation. 

Additionally, we are authorized to offer continuing education through the following organizations and associations:

  • American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  • U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)
  • American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)
  • Interior Design Continuing Education Council (IDCEC)
  • American Institute of Building Design (AIBD)
  • RCI, Inc.
  • American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE)
  • Building Owners and Managers Institute International (BOMI)
  • Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification (EDAC)
  • International Living Future Institute (ILFI)
  • American Institute of Constructors (AIC)
  • Professional Development Hours (PDH)
  • Most Canadian Architectural Associations
  • American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABiH)
  • Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP)
  • American Society of Quality (ASQ)
  • Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC)
  • Restoration Industry Association (RIA)
  • North American Technician Excellence (NATE)
  • American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS)
  • Security Industry Association (SIA)

Continuing Education Units (CEU) can be offered through print and online articles, live and on-demand webinars, live and virtual events and multimedia presentations. CEUs increase registration and attendance and generates high-quality leads. Learn more about offering CEUs through webinars by viewing our recent case study here.

Continuing Education Center                                                                                                                                                     

The Leader in Online Continuing Education.

The Continuing Education Center was launched in 1997, creating continuing education distance learning for architects and designers. With more than 143,000  registered users and over 4.5 million credits issued, we continue to be the single largest provider of continuing education credits to the profession.

The CE Center has a vast library of articles, webinars, multimedia presentations, editorial content, academies live events and lunch & learn presentations.

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Academies of Digital Learning

From the industry leader in AIA continuing education, Architectural Record announces its Academies of Digital Learning program – a new, free educational offering that allows architects to fulfil some or all of their annual CEU requirements within individual academies focuses on specific areas of interest.  Upon successful completion of each academy, architects will receive continuing education credits and a digital badge that demonstrates mastery and achievement. Within the new Academy of Digital Learning Architectural Record is offering an exclusive opportunity to sponsor a topic area for one year. Learn more here or visit

Education Exchange 


Architectural Record’s Education Exchange creates a community environment for architects to engage with your company and products. Whether they’re looking for events in their hometown, while they’re on the road or the convenience of a lunch & learn at their firm’s office, the Education Exchange has a comprehensive offering.

  • Scheduled Live Events:
    List your in-person events in the US and Canada on our easy-to-use interactive map, allowing architects to search, filter and register for upcoming continuing education events.

  • Request a Lunch and Learn:
    List your lunch & learn presentation on our Education Exchange for architects to review and immediately send a request. For the first time, architects have a central location where they can browse a database of available lunch & learns and immediately send a request directly to you, making the process of scheduling seamless on both ends.

Engineering + Mechanical Systems CE Center 

The Engineering + Mechanical Systems CE Center is dedicated to providing professional development hours (PDH) to professionals in the engineering, plumbing and mechanical systems industries. Our technical webinars provide PDH, AIC, IACET and AIA credits. Browse our library of free courses here.

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