I-Joist Roof Framing and Construction Details
EWP Training Series: Module D
This module introduces trainees to best practices in the design of engineered roof systems. It includes recommendations for the proper use of joist hangers, squash blocks and web stiffeners for transferring roof loads for a variety of common roof types. It also includes a review of framing details and recommended notching and drilling practices to maintain structural integrity. No CEUs available at this time.
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Training objectives: Upon completing this course, students will be able to identify and describe:
- Best practices in designing and detailing residential engineered wood roof systems
- Proper techniques for connecting, notching and drilling I-joists in roof systems
- Proper techniques for notching and drilling I-joists and Rim Board
- Correct use of web stiffeners and blocking in I-joist roof systems
Approximate length: 25 minutes.