About this course

This presentation introduces basic design and construction methods for single-story residential wood decks focusing on the significant changes to the 2021 International Residential Code (IRC). The vertical and lateral load paths of conventional residential decks, as well as other general information about decks is also included. Specific design guidance includes convenient span tables for joists and beams and tables of post sizing limitations and connection methods.

Sponsors Filter: American Wood Council
Topics Filter: Decks
Credit Designations Filter: AIA, ICC, PDH
Learning Hours: 1
Credit Designation: 1 AIA LU/HSW, 0.1 ICC CEU, 1 PDH
AIA Course Number: COD2021524OD
ICC Number: 41064
Sponsor Image: Sponsor Image


Start date: 05/23/24
End date: 04/16/27

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