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Get the Basics on Engineered Wood Products – Free Webinar Series

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:

Date       Topic

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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