|PDH Online Course Description||PDH Units/
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John C. Huang, Ph.D., PE
This online course presents criteria and guidance for the structural design of reinforced masonry in buildings. The contents cover quality assurance, material properties, crack control, and design criteria for reinforced masonry walls and shear walls. The course materials are based entirely on the Technical Manual TM 5-809-3/AFM 88-3 of Joint Departments of the Army and Air Force USA: Masonry Structural Design for Buildings. This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of course materials.
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