Building Structural Shell & Outer Protective Layers Construction Details (7 hours, 7 CPD)


Product Description

The details included in this course follow the approximate
order of construction, starting with the foundation and
working up to the roof. The course starts on foundations,
including: footings, foundation walls, pier & grade, beam
systems, retaining walls, basement walls, drainage &
waterproofing, wall caps, slabs. The course then covers
floors, including: beams, joist systems, girder systems,
sub flooring, porches & decks, insulation, next it covers
walls, framing, lateral bracing, sheathing, shear walls,
moisture & air barriers, windows, doors, flashing, exterior
finishes, insulation. The course then covers roofs,
including: roof framing, sheathing, flashing, roofing, gutters
& downspouts, insulation & ventilation. Finally the course
covers stairs, including: stair framing, treads & risers,
balustrades, handrails, exterior stairs and exterior steps.