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Topic 1 – Introduction to Engineered Wood Products
Develop an understanding of engineered wood products terminology
Apply common EWP installation details
Recall proper installation methods when using engineered wood products
Topic 2 – Specification of Engineered Wood Products
Use manufacturer literature to properly specify engineered wood floor systems
– Size, series and spacing
Produce both code book details and manufacturer details to provide clear
direction for plan review and proper construction
Identify what quantifies poor specification, but more importantly identify
what constitutes proper specification
Topic 3 – Installation & Inspection of Engineered Wood Products
Use manufacturer literature to find recommendations and proper details to
be used in the installation and inspection of engineered wood floor
and roof systems
Identify bad installation through inspection and how to remedy issues
Field photo review (after lunch)
Topic 4 – Load Development with Engineered Wood Products
Size and select I-Joists using manufacturer literature
Size and select beams & columns using manufacturer literature
Load development workshop using manufacturer literature to design an EWP
Topic 5 – Fire Design with Engineered Wood Products
Summarize the differences between fire-resistive and fire-resistance-rated
Recall the facts about I-joist framed floors and their fire performance
as it relates to IRC codes
Identify equivalent methods to comply with code in
– Section R501.3 of the 2012 IRC
– Section R302.13 of the 2015/2018 IRC
– “The Membrane Requirement”
Topic 6 – Multifamily Construction with Engineered Wood Products
Identify the five types of construction per IBC code
Compare the three common methods of framing
Recall some of the typical detailing and details regarding this
type of construction
Apply the tools and resources available to assist with multifamily
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7.0 HSW CE Hours
International Code Council
.7 CEUs (Building)
Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar offers 7.0 PDHs to professional engineers and 7.0 HSW continuing
education hours to architects licensed in all states.
HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in
Florida (Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey
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of Building (Preferred Provider No. 1232).
Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event, respond
to prompts and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation
(multiple attempts allowed).
Scott LyonsBoise Cascade Engineered Wood Products
Boise Cascade Engineered Wood Products
Mr. Lyons has 15 years’ experience in the building materials industry, including roofing, insulation, granite, dimensional lumber and engineered wood products. He is currently the multi-family/light commercial manager responsible for educating and driving specification for Boise Cascade engineered wood products within that segment.
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Course Title: Engineered Lumber Design and Construction
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This seven-hour course examines the importance of following manufacturer specifications for the application and construction using engineered wood products, including those for flooring systems, roof systems, fire protection, framing, and multi-family construction. The course will also look at code compliance provisions found in the International Residential Code and the International Building Code.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to comply with engineered wood product manufacturer specifications and building codes for the proper material selection and assembly of engineered wood flooring systems.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to comply with engineered wood product manufacturer specifications and building codes for the proper selection of engineered I-Joists, beams and columns, which will support design loads in flooring systems.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to differentiate fire-resistive and fire-resistance-rated floor assemblies and apply knowledge about I-Joist framed floors and their fire performance as it relates to International Residential Code provisions for fire compliance.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to identify and describe the five types of constructions per the International Building Code and compare them with the three most common methods of framing, and they will be able to discuss how this information applies to multi-family structural design.
LUs: 7.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Experience with design, construction techniques, and code compliance
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 07/13/2023
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