Registration: 8:00 - 8:30 am
Morning Session: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Lunch (On your own): 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 4:30 pm
Planning for Structured Parking
How many spaces are needed
Shared parking concepts
Types of parking structures
The level of service approach
Life safety issues
Means of egress
Guards and vehicle barriers
Accessible Parking Design
Introduction to ADA
Parking design under ADA
Passive Security, Lighting and Other Design Elements
Open Q & A and Case Studies/Examples
Structural design overview
Designing for Durability
Expansion joint systems
Life cycle cost
Maintenance, Restoration, and Repair
The deterioration curve
Benefits and challenges for various types of parking structures
Establishing a restoration program
Routine repair and maintenance
Proactive repair and maintenance
Design for Adaptive Use
What is adaptive use
Adaptive reuse concepts and basic costs
Open Q & A and Case Studies/Examples
Who Should Attend
6.5 HSW Continuing Ed. Hours
6.5 AIA LU|HSW
Non-Credit Continuing Ed.
Continuing Education Credit Information
This seminar is open to the public and offers 6.5 PDHs to professional engineers and 6.5 continuing education hours to architects in all states, except Florida architects. Educators and courses for Pennsylvania engineers are not subject to pre-approval.
This seminar is approved by the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System for 6.5 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full attendance can be reported to the AIA/CES. Visit www.halfmoonseminars.org for complete AIA information under this course listing.
HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina, and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers and architects.
This course offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity to construction contractors. It has not been approved by any contractor licensing entity for mandatory continuing education credit.
Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.
Dan Johns, P.E.
Director of Design for Walker Consultant’s Michigan and Pittsburgh offices
Mr. Johns is the director of design for the Michigan and Pittsburgh offices. Mr. Johns has 33 years of experience with Walker and recently returned from an 11-year stint of managing Walker’s Los Angeles office. He has extensive project responsibilities that include project management, new business development, client relations and coordination of architecture, engineering and other technical personnel. His expertise includes functional design of new parking facilities, study services and restoration condition appraisals and design of existing parking facilities. Mr. Johns received his bachelor of science degree in Civil Engineering from Michigan State University and is a registered engineer in the States of Michigan, Ohio and California.
Rick Klein, P.E.
Vice President and Managing Principal of Walker Consultant’s Michigan office
Mr. Klein is vice president and managing principal of Walker Consultant’s Michigan office. He has more than 20 years of experience in the parking industry including new parking structure design, restoration, functional design consulting, studies, and car park management systems. He has worked to develop effective parking solutions and asset management plans for various client types including developers, municipalities, universities, hospitals, casinos and private corporations. Mr. Klein received his bachelor of science degree from the University of Michigan, and he is a registered engineer in the States of Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York.
Jared Wright, P.E.
Restoration Consultant for Walker Consultant’s Pittsburgh office
Mr. Wright is a restoration consultant for Walker Consultant’s Pittsburgh office. He specializes in repair and maintenance of the built environment; including parking structures, plaza, and high-rise buildings. Among other activities, his duties include performing restoration condition appraisals, designing repairs, and conducting construction observations and administration during implementation of repairs. Mr. Wright also performs asset management planning work to assist facility owners with long term planning and budgeting aimed at maximizing the useful service life of their facilities. One of his main interests and areas of expertise are the fresh, hardened, mechanical, and durability properties of concrete. Mr. Wright received his master of science degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University and his bachelor of science degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign. He is a registered engineer in the State of Washington.
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Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.
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 (email@example.com 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
Course Description: This 6.5 hour live lecture presentation examines the planning strategies for parking structures, design considerations, building codes, accessibility standards, passive security and lighting, designing for durability, and long-term maintenance, restoration and repair.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to ascertain how many parking spaces are required for particular facility needs, and they will be able to assess the suitability of proposed sites for parking structures.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to assess the suitability of different types of parking structures, evaluating parking geometrics and circulation systems.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with building codes for life safety, means of egress, accessibility, guards and vehicle barriers.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to assist in developing plans for parking structure maintenance, restoration, and repair, to assure maximum safety and longevity.
LUs: 6.5 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with parking structure design.
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 06/14/2022
Complaint Resolution Policy:
Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org 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.