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ARE 5.0 Project Development & Documentation Exam Prep

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- Auditorium Joists Trusses and Columns

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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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The metal decking needs to span in the opposite direction of the joist. So in general, when you see metal decking you'll see the kind of ribs in the deck and they're in the opposite direction of the bar joist. In general, if you're trying to be economical with your design you need to keep the size of the joists in a controllable range.

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ARE 5.0 Project Development & Documentation Exam Prep

Duration: 36h 46m

Author: Mike Newman