Associated Builders and Contractors - NH/VT - Event Information

Event Name:SUPER CERT: Basic Structural Principles

This is an elective course in our Construction Superintendent Certificate program (Super Cert). Courses are offered independent of one another, therefore registration for this class is open to all (see reverse for more details).

Who Should Attend
Subcontractors, general contractors, construction managers, owners, field foremen, superintendents, as well as any others who are responsible for estimating and managing projects and maintaining structural integrity.

Dates: August 15-October 3, 2019
Times: 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: ABC Education Center, Concord, NH

$465 per person for ABC Members
$665 per person for non-ABC Members      
Book for required Super Cert classes is $95

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Event Date:8/15/2019
Event Time:3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:ABC Chapter Education Center
58 Chenell Drive
Concord, NH 03301

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Contact Person:Jennifer Landon
(phone: 603-226-4789)

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Course Topics Code Requirements

  • Live Load
  • Dead Load
  • Snow Load
  • Wind Load
  • Seismic (Earthquake) Load

Review of Structural Design Principles & Terminology
  • Moment
  • Bending Stress
  • Section Modulus
  • Shear
  • Deflection
  • Moment of Inertia
  • Tension 
  • Compression

Structural Design Examples
  • Load Determination
  • Tributary Area
  • Availability of Materials
  •  Moment Diagrams
  • Concrete Footing Design
  • Design of Joists, Rafters and Beams
  • Steel (Bar Joists, Joist Girders and Wide Flanges)
    • Sawn Lumber
    • Concrete
    • Manufactured Lumber (Wood “T” Beams, IML’s, PSL’s)
  • Sheer Diagrams
    • Steel (Wide Flanges, Pipes, Columns)
    • Sawn Lumber
    • Concrete
  • Building Stability
    • Moment Frames
    • Braced Frame
    • Shear Wall
  • Concrete Walls
    • Cantilever Retaining Walls
    • Foundation Wall
  • Connections
    • Rods
    • Welds
    • Nails
NOTE: This course includes up to three (3) Field Trips: 1. Wood Truss Shop 2. Steel Fabrication Shop 3. Concrete Testing Facility
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