AIA Minnesota’s mission for continuing education is to produce high quality, affordable programs offered regularly throughout the year. Topics are selected and developed by architects in order to address timely issues and to meet the diverse needs of our members.


On-Demand Webinars

Livestreamed Virtual Seminars

Indoor Air Quality for Our Schools – Pre- and Post- COVID-19 – rescheduled

This program has been rescheduled to be presented at the A’20 MN Conference on Architecture in October.

Minnesota Amendments – postponed

Presented by Greg Metz, Chris Rosival, and Karen Gridley, MN Department of Labor and Industry. Watch here for a rescheduled date.


How to access information on new Minnesota code amendments

The hard copy of the Minnesota Building Code is available for pre-order on the ICC website at Projected to be available mid-April.

The read-only version of the Minnesota Building Code is available at

ARE Reviews

Our March and April ARE Reviews as shown below have been canceled with the intention to reschedule later this year.

Construction & Evaluation – CANCELED
Practice Management and Project Management – CANCELED

Sessions scheduled for this fall
PDD and PPD – Focus on Structural Systems
PDD and PPD – Focus on Mechanical and Electrical Systems

November A’20 MN Conference
Programming & Analysis

Black Spectacles Tutorials
If five or more AIA Minnesota members express interest in a three-month subscription to the Black Spectacles Tutorials, AIA Minnesota can provide you with a discounted registration fee. If you are interested, contact Deanna Christiansen.


AIAU brings the industry’s best learning to you. Their 300+ instructors are from leading firms, and they’ll immerse you in in-demand topics that will boost your skills and portfolio.