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BIT 130 Introduction to Inspection of Wood Frame Construction

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: BIT 100

This is a basic course designed to provide a thorough understanding of wood frame construction requirements for building plan review and inspection. The course will cover inspections for floor, roof and wall framing, and wall bracing for seismic and wind design. Simple beam calculations will be made.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

Review wood framing plans for compliance with the International Building Code (SLO #1).