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Bridges are indispensable structures in modern society, playing crucial roles in transportation, supporting commercial activities, and linking diverse geographical areas. This course will provide a comprehensive exploration of topics ranging from basic bridge terminology to the complexities of various bridge types, underscoring their essential contribution to the fabric of our modern infrastructural system. Moreover, this course will delve into the practical aspects of bridge engineering, including design considerations, safety inspections, maintenance planning, load ratings, and aesthetic considerations. Each of these elements is pivotal throughout a bridge's lifecycle, from initial design stages to eventual decommissioning. The goal of this course is to empower engineers with the comprehensive knowledge required to innovate and excel in the dynamic field of bridge engineering.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.