Departments

Structural Training

Residential Wood-Framed Construction

This four-part video series covers the essential structural concepts and Building Code requirements for residential wood-framed construction, including:

  • Structural loads
  • Vertical framing elements (beams, posts, roof structures, and foundations)
  • Lateral framing elements (floor/roof diaphragms, collectors, shearwalls, and holdowns)
  • Connection details
  • California Building Code and City amendments

Download a PDF of the presentation slides for this training.

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4