Timber workshop: design through worked examples
Date & Time

5 October 2021
10:00 - 17:30

Location

47-58 Bastwick Street
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Price

Member: £295 + VAT
(Early Booking £255 + VAT)

Standard: £395 + VAT
(Early Booking £335 + VAT)

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Timber workshop: design through worked examples

Course
Date & Time

5 October 2021
10:00 - 17:30

Location

47-58 Bastwick Street
View on Google Maps

Price

Member: £295 + VAT
(Early Booking £255 + VAT)

Standard: £395 + VAT
(Early Booking £335 + VAT)

Early booking discount Discounts available

Availability Places available

This advanced practical workshop will teach complex timber engineering through worked examples. It encourages problem-solving through teaching tools and group discussion.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, you will learn about:

  • Member sizing
  • Tapered and curved members
  • Connections, moment connections & avoiding brittle failures
  • Fire design
  • Stability and vertical diaphragm walls
  • Vibration analysis
  • Strength and stiffness of cross laminated timber
  • Glued in rods
     

Intended for

Graduate and entry level engineers wishing to fast track their timber design experience. Experienced engineers with specific projects to hand wishing to refresh their timber knowledge.

Entry criteria

Attendance at the Eurocode 5: The Essentials of Timber Design course or familiarity with timber engineering to Eurocode 5.

Tutor

Dr Keerthi Ranasinghe

Dr Keerthi Ranasinghe is the Principal Structural Engineer supporting the TRADA advisory line. Keerthi sits on the TRADA Technical Advisory Panel and the BSI and European (CEN) technical committees on Eurocode 5, as well as being a member of the Project Team updating the connections chapter of Eurocode 5. Keerthi is the author of several popular publications, including the Institution’s Manual for the design of timber building structures to Eurocode 5 2nd ed.

Contact

Email - [email protected]

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