Product Design Considerations, Selection and Specifications for I-Joists and Rim Board®
EWP Training Series: Module B
This module introduces trainees to the types of loads on buildings, designing for load paths, load factors, simple and multiple spans, and using span tables in specifying I-joists and rim board in floor systems.
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Training objectives: Upon completing this course, students will be able to identify and describe:
- Types of loads on building components
- Designing for load paths
- Deflection and calculated spans of i-joists
- Simple and multiple spans
- Specifying engineered wood products
Approximate length: 33 minutes.