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Collapse of Building under Construction

Credit: 2 PDH Hours
Course Fee: $30.00
20 pages

How it Work!

  1. Register first and log into your account. Study and take the quiz for FREE until passed.
  2. After passing the quiz, follow the page, pay for the course and print your certificate.

Course Summary:

On September 10, 2012 at approximately 9:20 a.m., a portion of the building under construction at Carlton Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11205, collapsed killing one employee, and seriously injuring another. The building under construction consisted of five townhouses, each four stories high, known as Carlton Row Townhouses. The construction of the building was near final completion. The structure essentially consisted of load-bearing masonry walls with cold-formed steel C-joists at each floor.

PDH Course - Collapse of Building under Construction

Learning Objective:

The purpose of this course is to find out the cause and origin of the accident.

Course Content

Course Author: Franco F. Davati, P.E.

Certificate of completion of the course

This course comes with a multiple-choice quiz. You can view the quiz and take the quiz if you are logged in your account. You can take the quiz for this online PDH course as many times until passed. The passing grade is 70% and above. After you pass the quiz simply follow the page, to pay for the course and print your certificate instantly. A copy of the certificate and receipt for this course will always be in your account.

This online PDH course can also be used as a continuing education course for the following.


PE Civil Engineers

PE Structural Engineers

CE Contractors

Home and Building Inspectors

LEED – Green Building

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