Learn, Collaborate and Create with YKK AP

As we respond to the evolving conditions surrounding the global pandemic, YKK AP is committed to providing our community of architects and glazing contractors with continued support during these unprecedented times. We offer the tools to support your critical projects – from wherever you are working. 

Below is a list of tools and resources to help support you:

YKK AP Branch Support 

Our branches are open and ready to serve our architect and glazing contractor communities during this time. 

Locate a branch and call them directly for project support in your local region.

For Architects:

Virtual Box Lunches for Architects

We are now offering virtual box lunch opportunities to provide continued education for you and your team. 

Contact your local sales representative to schedule today

YKK AP’s Digital Architecture Toolbox 

We offer several digital tools to move the design process forward effectively and efficiently. Leverage MyThermalAssistant to find the right product to meet thermal requirements for your project, easily integrate BIM models into your designs, and review our product manual and design guides – from anywhere, at any time. 

Explore YKK AP’s tools for architects

AIA Free Continuing Education for Architects 

AIA is now offering free online courses for members in its continuing education center, AIAU. YKK AP is a Registered Provider with AIA Continuing Education Systems and offers several courses for credit. 

Learn more about YKK AP’s Continuing Education courses

Explore AIA Continuing Education courses and earn CEU credits.

For Glazing Contractors:

YKK AP’s Digital Glazing Contractor Toolbox 

We offer several digital tools to move your mission-critical projects forward. Leverage Y-VIEW to gain valuable access to all of our standard and custom extrusion, parts, and fastener drawings. Use Y-DESIGN to validate the system’s ability to meet deflection, allowable stress and end load reaction requirements, and determine whether steel reinforcement is required. When you are ready, EZ Submittal allows you to create submittal packages in minutes – from wherever you work.

Explore YKK AP’s tools for glazing contractors.