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Three Structural Systems for Load Bearing & Platform-Framed Housing Construction

Three Structural Systems for Load Bearing & Platform-Framed Housing Construction 1
Three Structural Systems for Load Bearing & Platform-Framed Housing Construction 2
Three Structural Systems for Load Bearing & Platform-Framed Housing Construction 3

Credit: 1 PDH Webinar
Webinar: 68 minutes
Webinar Price: $30.00

Course Summary:

Three Structural Systems for Load Bearing 33:01 minutes

Examine one of the most important aspects of modern building codes: the design of a house for structural load carrying. Focus on two of the three major approaches to this crucial function: bearing wall construction and heavy timber frame construction. Both have been used for thousands of years.

Platform-Framed Housing Construction 35:19 minutes

Turn to the third major technique for building a house: platform-framed construction, which is a flexible arrangement of lightweight modular floor platforms, wall panels, and roof trusses. This efficient approach has been widely used in the U.S. for over a century.

Learning Objective:

By the end of this course the student will be able to understand the major approaches to modern building codes; bearing wall construction, heavy timber frame construction, and platform-framed construction.

How it works:

  • Purchase the webinar
  • After purchasing watch it
  • Answer a few short quiz questions
  • Print the certificate and receipt
  • All interactive questions should be asked during or after the streamed webinar via email from 9 am till 4 pm Central Time.