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Fire Resistance Design, Protection of Connections and Special Inspections (DES625) PM Session

 Export to Your Calendar 12/10/2020
When: Thursday, December 10, 2020
1:55pm - 3:30pm Eastern. Education credits for 1.5 Hour of Instruction will be awarded.
Where: Webinar
Complimentary
United States
Presenter: Jason Smart, PE
Contact: AWC Education


Online registration is available until: 12/10/2020
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Principles of Fire Resistance Design, Protection of Connections and Special Inspections (DES625)

Changes to the 2021 International Building Code allow for construction of mass timber buildings with larger heights and areas than is currently permitted in Types III, IV, and V construction. This presentation will provide an overview of fire design of mass timber building elements and assemblies, and protection of connections. New code provisions for special inspection of tall mass timber structures will also be discussed.

Learning Objectives

1. Understand principles of fire design provisions for mass timber building elements and assemblies for new construction Types IV-A, IV-B, and IV-C.

2. Learn how to design fire protection for mass timber connections.

3. Recognize new code provisions for special inspection of tall mass timber structures.

4. Evaluate options for acoustics and energy performance.

1.5 Hours of Education Credit will be available for this course.

The PDF of the presentation will be posted 24 hours before the webinar, and can be accessed here.

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