Webinar instructions will be emailed before the date of the webinar.

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

Monday, April 4, 2022 
8:00 am – 3:30 pm CDT (incl. a 30-min break)


Presented by:
Rob McConnell PE, SE, LEED Green Associate

Parking Planning
Design approach
Parking planning
• How much parking do we need?
• Siting
• Layout and parking circulation
• Program, budget, and schedules

Parking Structure Design and Construction
Building code considerations
Security and lighting
Structure, drainage, and durability
Mechanical, plumbing, and fire protection
Signage and wayfinding
Parking operations

Maintenance, Restoration, and Future Considerations
Maintenance and restoration
Future considerations


 Webinar Instructions

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.

Webinars are presented via GoToWebinar, an easy-to-use application that can be run on most systems and tablets. Instructions and login information will be provided in an email sent close to the date of the webinar. It is highly recommended that you download, install and test the application before the webinar begins by clicking on the link in the email.

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Windows 7 – 10 or Mac OSX Mavericks (10.9) – macOS Catalina (10.15)

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Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer v11 (or later) with Flash enabled

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Professional Engineers:
6.5 PDHs

6.5 HSW CE Hours

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

Certified Planners:
CM | 6.5

International Code Council:
.65 CEUs (Building)


Continuing Education Credit Information
Parking Structure Design, Construction, and Maintenance
This webinar offers 6.5 PDHs to professional engineers and 6.5 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 6.5 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable 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).

HalfMoon Education is an approved CM Provider with the American Planning Association. This course is registered for CM | 6.5 for Certified Planners.

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).


Rob McConnell, PE., SE., LEED Green Associate

Vice President, Parking Solutions with WGI

Mr. McConnell’s parking design and consulting experience encompasses nearly 30 years of work with airports, government, military, transit, higher education, resort, healthcare, and corporate clients. He is a member of the National Parking Association’s Parking Consultants Council and a founding member of ASCE’s Structural Engineering Institute. He is well-versed in precast concrete, cast-in-place concrete, and steel construction. Mr. McConnell’s experience includes numerous restorations, parking study, and programming projects. Several of his projects have received LEED certification, and he is an accredited GBCI Parksmart Advisor.

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: Parking Structure Design, Construction, and Maintenance

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course examines the process of determining parking needs, planning the layout, parking circulation and other design considerations. It also examines code compliant structural design for durability, drainage and user security. The course also covers preventative maintenance, restoration and planning for future considerations.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to ascertain functional design considerations, including how many parking spaces are needed, user needs and wants, and the layout and circulation pattern.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to determine functional design considerations for wayfinding and signage, architectural and code considerations, security and lighting, and mechanical, plumbing, and fire protection systems.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to explain how to design parking structures that can handle drainage runoff from stormwater, ice and snow.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to describe parking structure preventative maintenance requirements and typical restoration practices and procedures.

LUs: 6.5                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with structural design

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 07/19/2024

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.