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TMBR 1003 - Introduction to Erection of Mass Timber Structures

Mass Timber Construction Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

​This course outlines basic structural components, connections, and building systems, as well as site installation for mass timber construction, including safety considerations when handling and lifting mass timber components.

Prerequisite(s)

TMBR 1000

Credits

0.5

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify the structural components of a mass timber building.
  • Describe the properties and roles of structural components in a mass timber building.
  • Differentiate the types of mass timber products used for structural components.
  • Identify types of connections used between mass timber structural components.
  • Describe structural systems and design considerations for mass timber construction.
  • Summarize site installation of a mass timber structure.

Effective as of Winter 2021

Related Programs

TMBR 1003 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Introductory Studies in Mass Timber Construction
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Microcredential

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