Reserve your seat for 11/14/17 at 6 PM ET
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Dear NSPE - PEC Member, is extending to NSPE - PEC members an invitation to attend a two (2) PDH live webinar, "Advantages of Solid Wood Framing and Fire Rating Requirements", scheduled on November 14, 2017 at 6 PM Eastern Time and presented by Drexel Hermann, P.E. and Craig Smith.

Seats are limited to the first 50 registrants so sign up early to reserve your seat. To sign up:
  1. Register to create your CED Account, if you don't have one already.
  2. Click on Live Webinars
  3. Select "Advantages of Solid Wood Framing and Fire Rating Requirements"
  4. Click on Add-to-Cart, then View Cart and the enter Promo Code CED2PEC
  5. Click on Proceed to Checkout, then log in to your CED Account.
Live Webinar:
Advantages of Solid Wood Framing and Fire Rating Requirements

November 14, 2017 - 6 PM to 8 PM ET

Learning Objectives:
  • Understanding the design and installation challenges associated with Multiple Ply Member Beams versus Solid Section Beams

  • Learning how Multiple Ply Beams are affected by lateral stability and connection detailing

  • Comparing design and installation of Field Built Columns versus Solid Section Columns

  • Learning about Eccentricity and Concentricity and how they affect column design

  • Understanding the attributes of engineered wood products: Definition, Composition and how are they tested for fire endurance

  • Recognizing how specifying different joist series can affect fire assemblies

  • Knowing where to find the most common locations to obtain fire-rated listings

  • Evaluating the effectiveness in fire protection of wood products with and without fire resistant coatings

  • Understanding the role of rim board on fire rated wall assemblies

This live webinar is presented by Drexel Hermann, P.E. and Craig Smith.

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