Choose the way you want to learn!

This program will be presented simultaneously live, in-person and live online!
There is also the Self Study options. (see below)

* If you choose to attend the live in-person seminar, please note that the seminar manual will be provided as PDF document, which will be emailed to you shortly before the seminar. If you wish to pay $20 to obtain a paper copy of the manual, please call HalfMoon customer service at 715-835-5900.


Albany, NY  | Friday, October 15, 2021
Registration 8 :00 am – 8 :30 am
8:30 am – 4:30 pm EDT (incl. a 60-min break)


Engineered Lumber Products and Design Guidance
Types of engineered lumber products
Structural and non-structural
National Design Specification for wood construction
Building codes
Design criteria

Design for Structural Engineered Lumber
Reference design values and adjustments
Bending members
Compression members
Tension members
Combined loads
Bearing capacity
Flitch beams

Structural Glued Laminated Timber
Types of members
Applications and design values
Adjustments and special considerations

Pre-fabricated Wood I-Joists
Types of members
Applications and design values
Adjustments and special considerations

Structural Composite Lumber and Wood Structural Panels
Types of products (beams and columns)
Applications and design values
Adjustments and special considerations

Connectors and Fasteners
Screws, lag screws and wood screws
Prefabricated connections

Structural Design
Roof framing
Floor framing
Beams and joists


Professional Engineers:
6.5 PDHs

6.5 HSW CE Hours

AIA:    (AIA credits only available for attending live Webinar or Seminar)
6.5 LU|HSW

International Code Council:
.65 CEUs (Building)


Continuing Education Credit Information 

New York Engineered Lumber Design and Construction
This seminar is open to the public and offers 6.5 continuing education hours to
professional engineers and 6.5 HSW continuing education hours to architects in
New York.

This event is approved by the American Institute of Architects for 6.5 HSW Learning Units
(Sponsor No. J885). Only full attendance can be reported to the AIA/CES.

The International Code Council has approved this event for .65 CEUs in the specialty area
of Building (Preferred Provider No. 1232).


Patrick Conlon

Patrick Conlon is a licensed professional engineer with 20+ years of high-profile structural engineering experience. He has lent his expertise and creativity to challenging high-profile construction projects including the iconic Yankee Stadium, the 75-story tall One57 in Manhattan, the new 22,000 sf steel-framed column-free Blessed Kateri Church in Lagrangeville, New York, numerous custom luxury homes, and numerous interesting projects of various scales. The owners, architects, contractors, and property managers with whom he collaborates seek him out as a partner because of experience, talents, and client focused service. As founder and managing principal of Conlon Engineering, LLC, in Brookfield, Connecticut, Mr. Conlon has created a culture that is highly client-focused and disciplined, making it easy for colleagues to recommend him. He takes great pride in the firm’s ability to address structural challenges for diverse clients in the areas of new construction, renovation, and structural rehabilitation of existing structures. Conlon Engineering’s portfolio includes a variety of categories such as commercial, residential, industrial, office, school, religious, historic and recreational buildings; adaptive reuse projects; LEED accredited projects; peer reviews of other engineers’ work; and feasibility studies. Mr. Conlon is a registered professional engineer in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts and South Carolina. He has BS and MS degrees in Civil Engineering from Manhattan College, and he is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Structural Engineers Coalition (CT), the International Code Council, and the American Institute of Steel Construction.