Design Engineering & Cold-Formed Steel Basics

Design Engineering & Cold-Formed Steel Basics

to take this course

This course provides a basic overview of exterior cold-formed steel framing, as well as the characteristics and usage of different types of exterior deflection systems. Also included is a review of how to avoid common mistakes when framing, as well as the ASTM and AISI standards for cold-formed steel framing products.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. List the features and characteristics of cold-formed steel C-stud and track products
  2. Explain the SFIA nomenclature and ASTM & AISI standards for cold-formed steel framing products
  3. List the characteristics and usage of different types of exterior deflection systems
  4. Describe bridging systems, including spacer bars, U-channels, and block and strap bridging
  5. Explain the types of headers, including box headers, I-beam headers, and U-shaped headers
  6. Describe how to avoid common mistakes when framing with cold-formed steel products
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(05) Metals
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
AIA Course Number: 
DIE05N
ICC Course ID: 
17899
Delivery Format: 
Slide Show - No Audio
Device Format: 
Desktop/Laptop
Tablet
Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion