Pedestrian Cable Railings: Guardrails with Cable Infill

Pedestrian Cable Railings: Guardrails with Cable Infill

Discuss the unique design requirements for a railing using cable as a railing in-fill. Review the different types of cable construction methods, and explain the proper mounting and tension requirements when installing a pedestrian cable railing.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Describe the unique design requirements for a railing using cable as a railing in-fill
  2. Design the cable railing to meet the International Building code requirements of a cable guardrail system
  3. List the different types of frames suitable to safely withstand the tension of a cable railing system
  4. Explain the characteristics of different cable constructions
  5. Choose the best hardware to attach the cables to different termination materials
Design Category: 
(05) Metals
AIA Course Number: 
UTL05B
Delivery Format: 
Narrated Video
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