Laminated Timber Columns: Structural Characteristics

Laminated Timber Columns: Structural Characteristics

to take this course

This one hour online course will allow the design professional to gain insight into the makeup and characteristics of laminated timber columns and compare to other alternatives. We will review the importance of materials selection, production process, and testing. We will conclude this course with a brief 10 question quiz for assessment.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Explain the Construction of the Laminated Timber Column
  2. Describe the importance of proper & sustainable fiber sourcing, pressure treating to ground contact, Kiln drying and a structural adhesive
  3. Identify the Structural Advantages of Built-up Timber Columns
  4. Identify the job site advantages of Laminated Columns
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(06) Wood, Plastics and Composites
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Delivery Format: 
Slide Show - No Audio
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Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

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