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ARE 5.0 Project Development & Documentation Exam Prep

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- Auditorium Coordination - Trusses, Ductwork, Catwalk, and Shear Wall

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In this ARE 5.0 NCARB-approved Project Development and Documentation Exam Prep course you will learn about the topics covered in the ARE 5.0 PDD exam division. A complete and comprehensive curriculum, this course will touch on each of the NCARB objectives for the ARE 5.0 Project Development and Documentation Exam.

Instructor Mike Newman will discuss issues related to the development of design concepts, the evaluation of materials and technologies, selection of appropriate construction techniques, and appropriate construction documentation.

When you are done with this course, you will have a thorough understanding of the content covered in the ARE 5.0 Project Development and Documentation Exam including integration of civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and specialty systems into overall project design and documentation.

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It's the longest wall of the building, and if we had just left it without any extra bracing, it would have started to rack to the left and right. So we put CMU concrete block in between the seal, and that was the most economical way in a building like this to create a shear wall. It could have also been done with diagonal bracing, but in this case we were able to use the CMU to form the outside wall of the building.

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ARE 5.0 Project Development & Documentation Exam Prep

Duration: 36h 49m

Author: Mike Newman