Eurocode 3: Structural Steelwork Design



This course examines changes between BS 5950 and Eurocode 3. The emphasis is on buildings and the provision of general rules for buildings of EN 1993-1-1 and design of joint to EN 1993-1-8.


Learning outcomes

By the end of this course, you should be able to:


  • Design basic steel structures to Eurocode 3
  • Navigate effectively around different parts of Eurocode 3 necessary for the design of steel structures
  • Identify the practicalities of design using Eurocode 3




  Professor Dennis Lam is a chartered civil and structural engineer and Chair in Structural Engineering at the University of Bradford. He has extensive practical experience in structural design and analysis, with particular expertise in steel and composite structures. He is the leading author of Structural Steelwork: Design to Limit State Theory and has published widely on structural design and analysis.


Intended for

Civil and structural engineers who design, or supervise the design, of steel buildings or structures.


Entry criteria


Graduate engineers and designers with some design experience in steel structures.

Associated Publications


  • Manual for the design of building structures to Eurocode 1
  • Basis of structural design

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Event Information

Eventbrite - Eurocode 3: Structural Steelwork Design

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Event Date

10:00 - 17:30

£290 + VAT for Members
(Early bird £261 + VAT)

£370 + VAT for Non-Members
(Early bird £333 + VAT)

The Institution of Structural Engineers, International HQ, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS, United Kingdom

Dennis Lam

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