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Release Date: May 2, 2016
The APA - Engineered Wood Association recently began a weekly “Back to Basics” engineered wood product training webinar series. The training modules run between 30 and 90 minutes each and are designed to build knowledge and understanding from basic to more complex topics. The webinars are best taken in sequence, except for the fifth and sixth modules, “Best Practices in Storage” and “Handling and Glulam Beam and Header Applications,” which are stand-alone presentations.
The series began on April 8, 2016 and will run through May 13, 2016. Webinars are presented Friday mornings at 8:00 am PDT. The modules are recorded so viewers can still watch the webinars after the presentation date. The following topics were/are being presented:
April 8 Module A—Introduction to Engineered Wood Products (EWP)
April 15 Module B—Product Design Considerations, Selection and Specifications for I-Joists and Rim Board®
April 22 Module C—I-Joist Floor Framing and Rim Board Construction Details
April 29 Module D—I-Joist Roof Framing and Construction Details Daren Graham
May 6 Module E—Best Practices for I-Joist, LVL and LSL Handling and Storage
May 13 Module F—Glulam Beam and Header Applications
Webinars are free, but registration is required. To learn more, view recordings of earlier webinars, or register for remaining training, visit www.apawood.org/back-to-basics.
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