Eurocode 6: Masonry Design


This course provides participants with detailed knowledge of masonry design to Eurocode 6, the supporting European Committee for Standardization standards and the National Annexes for Eurocodes.

Learning outcomes      

By the end of the course, you should be able to:
  • Explain design using masonry to Eurocode 6
  • Design for vertical load
  • Design for lateral load
  • Identify and locate relevant information to support your future designs


Professor John Roberts is an independent consultant and the Principal of the Technical Innovation Consultancy, which specialises in supporting innovation in construction. He currently chairs the UK panel for Eurocode 6 and is the UK project team member for the revision of the Eurocode. He is President-elect of the International Masonry Society and Chairman of the International Advisory Panel for Masonry International.

Intended for

Structural engineers interested in the design of masonry to Eurocode 6.

Entry criteria    

A civil or structural engineering degree or an equivalent qualification.


Associated publication

Manual for the design of plain masonry in building structures to Eurocode 6

Many of our courses have an associated, Institution-published manual or guide. Enjoy an exclusive 50% discount on a printed copy of the publication when you attend this course.

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Event Information

Eventbrite - Eurocode 6: Masonry Design

Event Status
Places Available

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

John Roberts

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