Vertical Forces (gravity/other)

Structural Engineering – Vertical Forces (gravity/other) Review Class

A comprehensive class covering the breadth and depth examination for both buildings and bridges.

  • The live Webinars for the Structural Engineer – Vertical Forces (gravity/other) Exam Review will be held on 11 Sundays: July, 21, 28, Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25, Sept. 8, 15, 22, 29, and Oct. 6 – 2019.
  • Webinars will be held from 7:30am to 2:30pm (PT) – (10:30am - 5:30pm- ET).
  • Additional class lectures offered Thursday Aug. 8, 15, 22 - 2019, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm PT (8:00 - 10:00pm ET), and 
  • Aug. 29, Sept. 12, 19, Oct. 3 and 10 - 2019, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm PT (8:30 - 10:30pm ET).
  • Separate Breadth and Depth Sessions for Building and Bridge Modules. Please see Class Schedule below.
  • Webinars conclude with full Simulation Exam on Sunday Oct. 13, and Discussion of simulation exam solution on Thursday Oct. 17 - 2019 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm (PT) – (8:00pm - 11:00pm-ET).
  • The class includes lectures, summary sheets for each component design, solved examples workshops.
  • Live Webinars are recorded and class participants have full access to the recorded webinars at no extra charge.
  • Handout materials including design notes, summary sheets, workshop questions and solutions.  Class Binder will be shipped to the class participants starting May 2,  2019. 
  • Registration fee is $1150.
    
                       REGISTRATION FOR BOTH LIVE WEBINARS AND ON-DEMAND IS CURRENTLY OPEN
Date and Time (PST) Class Content
Sunday, Jul. 21, 2019
7:30 AM-2:30 PM
Breadth-Buildings:  Loads
Thursday, Jul. 25, 2019
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Office hours
Sunday, Jul. 28, 2019
7:30 AM-2:30 PM
Breadth:  Buildings:  Analysis
Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Office hours
Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019
7:30 AM-3:30 PM
Breadth:  Wood Design and Detailing, Sawn, GLM, Engineered lumber. Connections.
Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019
5:00 PM-7:00 PM
Breadth:  Wood Design and Detailing (Cont'd)
Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019
7:30 AM-3:30 PM
Depth Building:  Wood Buildings Essay Problems Workshop
Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019
5:00 PM-7:00 PM
Depth Building:  Wood Buildings Essay Problems Cont'd.
Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019
7:30 AM-3:30 PM
Breadth: Design and Detailing of Masonry Structures: Flexural and Compression Members, Bearing walls.  
Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019
5:00 PM-7:00 PM
Depth Building: Masonry Building Essay Problems Workshop
Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019
7:30 AM-2:30 PM
Breadth Buildings:  Steel Structures:  Tension members, columns, base plates, beams/composite beams, beam-columns
Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Breadth Buildings:  Steel Structures:  Connections
Sunday, Sep. 1, 2019
7:30 AM-3:30 PM
BREAK
Thursday, Sep. 5, 2019
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
BREAK
Sunday, Sep. 8, 2019
7:30 AM-2:30 PM
Breadth Buildings:  Concrete Structures:  Flexural members, columns, pre-tensioned and post-tensioned concrete, two-way slabs
Thursday, Sep. 12, 2019
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Depth Buildings: Essay Problems-Steel Buildings
Sunday, Sep. 15, 2019
7:30 AM-2:30 PM
Breadth Buildings:  Concrete Structures:  Concrete anchors, Walls, strut and tie design, building foundations, retaining walls
Thursday, Sep. 19, 2019
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Depth Buildings: Essay Problems-Concrete Buildings
Sunday, Sep. 22, 2019
7:30 AM-2:30 PM
Breadth Bridges:  Loads, Analysis. Steel Bridge Fatigue
Thursday, Sep. 26, 2019
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Office Hours
Sunday, Sep. 29, 2019
7:30 AM-2:30 PM
Breadth Bridges: Concrete/Steel Bridge Design, girder shear, girder splices, retaining walls
Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Depth Bridges: Essay Problems-Concrete Superstructure
Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019
7:30 AM-2:30 PM
Depth Bridges: Steel Superstructure: Essay Problems Workshop
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Depth Bridges: Essay Problems-Other elements of bridges
Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019
7:30 AM-2:30 PM
Practice Exam – Breadth, Depth (Buildings, Bridges)
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Discussion of Practice Exam Solution

All times are shown in Pacific Standard Time.
  • The On-Demand Webinars for the SE Vertical review are based on the recordings for the Spring 2019 class.  New recordings will start July 21, 2019 and uploaded weekly.
  • Over 75 hours of recorded lectures, quizzes, workshops and simulation exam. Content of the recording matches the Live Webinar Topics.
  • All Webinar Recordings and Problem Solving Workshops are available until Exam day, Oct. 25  - 2019.
  • The instructors are available, upon request, via one-on-one, online meetings, up to 5 meetings, 1-hr each to answer questions and elaborate on any topic of choice. The instructors are also available to answer questions via emails until Exam day.
  • On-Demand Class participants have full access to the Live Webinars at no extra charge. Live Webinars start July 21, 2019.
  • Handout materials including design notes, summary sheets, workshop questions and solutions will be shipped to class participants starting May 2, 2019. 


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Vertical - Webinar
Vertical - Webinar

Structural Vertical Webinar

Price: $1,150.00
Vertical - On-Demand
Vertical - On-Demand

Structural Vertical On - Demand

Price: $1,150.00