|PDH Online Course Description||PDH Units/
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John C. Huang, Ph.D., PE
This course presents information on the standard practice for steel buildings and bridges. The contents cover materials, contract documents, shop and erection drawings, shop fabrication and delivery, erection, quality assurance, contracts, and architecturally exposed structural steel. The course materials are based entirely on the AISC publication: 2016 AISC Code of Standard Practice for Steel Buildings and Bridges. This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of course materials.
If you have taken this course prior to 2018 (2005 or 2010 Edition of AISC Code of Standard Practice), please do not repeat this course. Instead, you may take S171T, which covers the 2016 Edition of the AISC Code of Standard Practice.
User's Guide to Timed & Monitored Online Courses:
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