Eurocode 5: connections and advanced topics in timber design
Date & Time

30 June 2022
10:00 - 17:30 BST

Location

Online

Price

Member: £295 + VAT
(Early Booking £265 + VAT)
 
Standard: £395 + VAT
(Early Booking £355 + VAT)

Eurocode 5: connections and advanced topics in timber design

Course
Date & Time

30 June 2022
10:00 - 17:30 BST

Location

Online

Price

Member: £295 + VAT
(Early Booking £265 + VAT)
 
Standard: £395 + VAT
(Early Booking £355 + VAT)

Availability

Places available. This course is also available for in-house delivery.

Early booking discount

available until one month prior

This course introduces advanced topics in timber design to Eurocode 5, including fasteners and connectors.

Learning outcomes

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

  • Design basic and more intricate timber connections to Eurocode 5
  • Appreciate the fracture mechanics aspects of wood behaviour and scientific research behind certain clauses of Eurocode 5
  • Appreciate the use of dowel type fasteners and contemporary connectors for practical applications
  • Use the connections chapter of Eurocode 5 for practical design situations

Intended for

Graduates through to senior structural engineers

Entry criteria

Familiarity with timber engineering may be beneficial. Participation in the Eurocode 5: The Essentials of Timber Design course may also be advantageous

Speaker

Dr Keerthi Ranasinghe Course tutor

Dr Keerthi Ranasinghe is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, a member of the TRADA Technical Advisory Panel, and an independent timber engineering consultant. Keerthi is the author of several TRADA publications, including the Span Tables to Eurocode 5, and the Institution’s Manual for the design of timber building structures to Eurocode 5, 2nd ed.

Contact

Email - [email protected]

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