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Please log into the webinar 15 – 30 minutes before start time.

Monday, December 13, 2021 | 8:30 am – 12:10 pm CST (incl. a 10-min break)
Tuesday, December 14, 2021 |
8:30 am – 12:10 pm CST (incl. a 10-min break)


Presented by:
Scott Lyons

Agenda Day One
Section 1 – Engineered Wood Products: Introduction & Specification (EWP 005/006)
Develop an understanding of engineered lumber terminology
Review proper installation methods when using engineered lumber products
Gain a better understanding of how to properly inspect the framing for manufacture compliance
Use manufacture literature to properly specify engineered lumber floor systems

Section 2 – Engineered Wood Products: Specification & Inspection (EWP 06/007)
Utilize both code details and manufacture details to provide clear direction for plan review
and proper construction
Identify what quantifies poor specification but more importantly identify
what constitutes proper specification
Learn the recommendations of a manufacturer for proper installation and inspection
of engineered lumber floor systems
Use manufacturer provided literature to find proper details to be used in the inspection of
and installation of engineered lumber floor systems
Identify bad installation through inspection and how to remedy issues
Jobsite photos – good, bad and ugly

Section 3 – Engineered Wood Products: Load Development (EWP 008)
Learn how to size I-Joists

Agenda Day Two
Section 3 – Engineered Wood Products: Load Development (EWP 008)
Learn how to size and select structural beams
Acquire skills needed to apply various framing details and connections used
in the engineered lumber products industry

Section 4 – Fire Resistive and Fire Rated Assemblies with Wood (EWP 004)
Learn the difference between fire-resistive and fire-rated assemblies;
addressing and detailing for fire as it relates to building systems
Learn the facts about engineered wood products and their fire performance
Exception methods to comply with Section R501.3 of the 2012 IRC;
enable an understanding to apply the appropriate methods and materials discussed
Fire-rated assemblies with engineered wood products; design to meet this section of the building code

Section 5 – Introduction to Multi-Family Construction using EWP (EWP 009)
Develop an understanding of the types of construction classifications and load types
Understand the common building configuration types
Learn some of the typical construction details regarding this type of construction
Look into the tools available by most manufacturers when designing multi-family structures
Wrap up and review


 Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion can be downloaded in PDF form upon passing a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be sent to each qualifying attendee immediately after the webinar. The certificate can be downloaded from the Results page of the quiz upon scoring 80% or higher.

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Professional Engineers:
7.0 PDHs

7.0 HSW CE Hours

AIA:      (AIA credits only available for attending live Webinar)
7.0 LU|HSW

International Code Council:
.7 CEUs (Building)


Continuing Education Credit Information

Engineered Lumber Design and Construction
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 (Approval No. 24GP00000700) and North Carolina (S-0130). HalfMoon Education
is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers and
architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing
Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2)). Other
states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses.

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this
course for 7.0 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the

The International Code Council has approved this event for .7 CEUs in the specialty area
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 Lyons

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.

AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES ( or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: Engineered Lumber Design and Construction

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This seven-hour course examines the importance of following manufacturer specifications when assembling and constructing 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 Objectives:

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 sizing and selection of engineered I-Joists, beams and columns.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to differentiate fire-resistive and fire-resistance-rated assemblies as it relates to the use of engineered wood products in building systems.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to identify the types of construction classifications under the building code and comply with manufacturer specifications and code requirements when designing and constructing with engineered wood products.

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: 07/09/2024

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.


Streamable MP4/PDF Price: $289.00


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