5 October 202210:00 - 17:30 BST
Member: £295 + VAT
(Early booking £265 + VAT)
Standard: £395 + VAT
(Early booking £355 + VAT)
available until one month prior
Graduate and entry level engineers wishing to fast track their timber design experience. Experienced engineers with current projects wishing to refresh their timber knowledge.
Attendance at the Eurocode 5: The Essentials of Timber Design course or familiarity with timber engineering to Eurocode 5.
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 an independent timber engineering consultant and is also the Senior Lecturer and Programme Director for Civil Engineering at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David. Keerthi is the author of several popular publications, including the TRADA Span Tables to Eurocode 5, and the Institution’s Manual for the design of timber building structures to Eurocode 5 2nd edition.
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This course introduces timber as an engineering material, with a focus on its use in historic structures. It covers non-destructive techniques for condition assessment and strategies for the reuse of heritage structures.
This course introduces advanced topics in timber design to Eurocode 5, including fasteners and connectors.
Provides a theoretical framework for rapid problem solving concept calculations
This course introduces a number of drawing techniques and systems. It will increase your confidence in your sketching abilities.
This course presents practical guidance on key aspects of preliminary scheme development and detailed scheme design in structural steelwork.
This course introduces EN 1991-1-4 for determining wind actions on structures. It outlines the basic principles behind the code and covers each step of the procedure for calculating the wind loads on structures. Attention is given to important features introduced by the UK NA.
This interactive online course will share current state-of-the-art frameworks for the adoption of resilience-based design in professional practice, demonstrating advantages compared to a traditional prescriptive design and providing examples of how they benefit the client.
This half-day, online course will equip self-employed engineers with an understanding of the commercial value of their Intellectual Property. With practical training on how you can protect your design copyright, business name, confidentiality and inventions.
This course provides participants with detailed knowledge of masonry design to Eurocode 6 Standards and the National Annexes for Eurocodes.