ARE 5.0 Project Development & Documentation Exam Prep

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Typical Masonry Design Issues - Part 1

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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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So typically when we're talking about a structural wall that's been made out of masonry, we're probably talking about a CMU wall, and that CMU wall is probably running bond, and it's probably loaded with rebar every other cavity, and that cavity is then filled with grout so it grouts solid and it essentially becomes a concrete wall. We have the rebar going vertically, we have the truss type or ladder type or some sort of horizontal or reinforcing going horizontally. It doesn't have to be that, there's a lot of other ways.

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ARE 5.0 Project Development & Documentation Exam Prep

Duration: 36h 18m

Author: Mike Newman