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 - 5:00 pm
Section 1 - Engineered Wood Products:
Introduction and 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 and Inspection (EWP 006/007)
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 learn 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
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
a better 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 from most manufacturers when designing
Wrap Up and Review
Who Should Attend
7.0 HSW Continuing Ed. Hours
(non-credit in California)
7.0 AIA LU|HSW
Non-Credit Continuing Ed.
*does not qualify for California accessibility requirement
Continuing Education Credit Information
This seminar is open to the public and offers a professional enrichment opportunity to California architects and professional engineers. It will provide 7.0 PDHs to professional engineers and 7.0 HSW continuing education hours to architects licensed in all states with continuing education requirements. This seminar does not qualify for California’s continuing education requirement and is not required of California professional engineers.
The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 7.0 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full attendance is reportable to the AIA/CES. Visit www.halfmoonseminars.org for complete AIA/CES 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 also offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity for construction contractors. Credit approval is not being sought in any state with a contractor continuing education requirement.
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.
Boise Cascade Engineered Wood Products
Mr. Homenock is a senior area manager for Boise Cascade Engineered Wood Product Manufacturing in northern California. In this role he dedicates time to consult with the design community to position products, services and resources that offer solutions to a wide range of design and sourcing challenges relating to the use of engineered wood products. He holds a B.S. degree in Building Materials Management and Wood Technology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Mr. Homenock has over 20 years of experience in the building materials, manufacturing and the construction industry.
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.
|Online Tuition (pre-registration):
|3 or more people each:
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org 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
Course Description: This 7.0 hour live lecture examines proper installation methods when using engineered lumber product, manufacture compliance for framing, following manufacturer recommendations for installation and inspection, sizing I-Joists and structural beams, the difference between fire-resistive and fire rated assemblies, and multi-family construction using engineered wood products.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to explain the necessity to follow manufacturers' recommendation for proper installation and inspection of engineered lumber floor systems.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to size engineered I-Joists and structure beans and apply various framing details and connections.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to differentiate fire resistive and fire rated assemblies, explain the fire performance of engineered wood products, and code compliance of fire-rated assemblies with engineered wood products.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to explain the basics of multi-family construction utilizing engineered wood products, including common building configuration types, construction classifications and load types, common construction details, and construction tools.
LUs: 7.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Experience with wood frame construction.
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 01/23/2022
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