Light-Gauge Steel Framing Connection Products: Specifying Tested Connection Products That Limit Liability

Light-Gauge Steel Framing Connection Products: Specifying Tested Connection Products That Limit Liability

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Define the use of light-gauge steel framing connection products. Discuss practical applications of deflection clips, support clips, and the various methods of installation for different types of connectors.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Explain how deflection clips are used to attach exterior curtain-wall studs to a building structure
  2. Explain how to provide for vertical building movement independent of the cold-formed steel framing
  3. Define what types of support clips are used for rigid or positive attachment connections
  4. Explain the various methods used to install the different types of connectors
  5. Properly interpret the allowable load tables for clips.
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(05) Metals
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
AIA Course Number: 
DIE05F
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