This course will feature techniques for
designing connections for wood members utilizing AWC's 2015 National
Design Specification® (NDS®) for Wood Construction and Technical
Report 12 - General Dowel Equations for Calculating Lateral Connection Values (TR12).
Topics will include connection design philosophy and behavior, an overview of
common fastener types, changes in the 2015 NDS related to cross-laminated
timber, and design examples per TR12.
- Course will award 1.5 hours of continuing education
- This course is Diamond Review approved in 49 states. New York does not accept hours from recordings.