Virginia Tech's Continuing Education department, along with the American Wood Counci (AWC) and the Virginia Building and Code Officials Association present "Introduction to Structural Design of Wood Building per the 2015 NDS." The course, which has been designed for professionals involved in the design, construction, and inspection of wood buildings, will focus on practical code-conforming design of wood structures based on provisions of the 2015 National Design Specification (NDS) for Wood Construction and other AWC standards. 

The course will be taught by Joe Loferski, Buddy Showalter and Frank Woeste - top-rated engineers with long experience explaining structural engineering principle to non-engineers

The course runs from  September 30 to October 2, 2015  at the Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center in Blacksburg, Virginia.

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