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Building Structures and Components- Online- 1.85 Hours (CPD)

The course will go through the following topics in Building Structures and Components and provide insights to the BC residential builders and professionals:

Overview of Building Structures-Part 1

-          How to Avoid Building Issues

-          Causes for Building Failures

-          Structural Blueprint Tips

-          Emerging Technologies

-          Critical Structures

-          Samples of Support Structures

-          How to Maintain Wood Framed Houses

-          Popularity of Timber Framed Housing

Overview of Building Structures-Part 2

-          Types of Structures

-          Options for Blueprint Storage

-          How to Read Blueprints

-          The Basics of Drawing Blueprints for Commercial Construction Projects

-          Introduction to Blueprint Reading

-          Blueprint-Reading Basic

-          The Works of the Civil and Structural Consulting Engineering

Engineered Building Components-Part 1

-          Introduction

-          Truss History

-          Truss Material

-          Use of Trusses

-          Types of Trusses

-          Verification of Members Under Compression

-          Insulated Concrete Forms

Engineered Building Components-Part 2

-          Steel Building Components-The Evolution of Construction

-          The Use of Steel Building Components in Construction

-          Introduction About Roof Trusses

-          Insulated Concrete Forms

-          Benefits Over Traditional Wood Frame Construction

-          Natural Disaster Resistance

-          The Basics, Types

-          5 Tips on How to Work with Metal or Steel Studs

-          Brick Veneer/Steel Stud Wall

The goal of the presentation is NOT to elaborate the detailed Building Structures and Components but to educate the BC residential builders and trade people of the fundamentals of Building Structures and Components and how to work effectively for best outcomes.

This online course is facilitated by expert team of CPD Institute.