This course is designed for individuals who never had the opportunity to study design of structures in a university-level course, but are involved in the design, construction, and inspection of wood buildings. The primary focus and objective of this course is a knowledge of wood design basics and understanding of the many factors routinely used and required by the 2018 National Design Specification® (NDS®) for Wood Construction. Participants will earn 15-hours of continuing education units (1.5 CEUs) and a certificate at the completion of the course.


The registration fee includes the course notebook, lunch on both days, refreshment breaks, and the following publications:
  • 2018 National Design Specification (NDS) for Wood Construction with Commentary 
  • 2018 National Design Specification (NDS) Supplement: Design Values for Wood Construction
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