Event Calendar

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Webinar: APA Calculator Refresher with New Updates

Start Date: 6/2/2020 11:00 AM CDT
End Date: 6/2/2020 12:00 PM CDT

Location:
United States 

Organization Name: Association of Licensed Architects

Contact:
Joanne Sullivan
Email: ala@alatoday.org
Phone: 8473820630

APA’s Wall Bracing calculator introduced in 2015 is a free online tool designed to simplify wall bracing compliance and save time. This webinar overviews the wall bracing requirements of the International Residential Code (IRC) and introduces APA’s wall bracing calculator. Recent updates allow for wall heights up to 12 feet and compliance to be ran to the 2018 IRC. 

Learning Objectives:
1. Develop a general understanding of the wall bracing requirements of the IRC.
2. Introduce APA’s Wall Bracing Calculator, features and uses.
3. Demonstrate software entries and effective use of the tool.
4. Show calculation output forms and how they can assist in plan review.

Our Presenter:
Matt Brown,  APA - The Engineered Wood Association

ALA and AIA approved for 1.0 LU / HSW
Cost: ALA Members - $15.00 /  Non-Members: $30.00 / ALA Students + New Grads: Free