Wall bracing requirements of the 2015 IRC | St. Louis | May 14, 2019

Workshop Description
This workshop is intended for those working in the wood construction industry from design to build to inspection. This class will address core wall bracing requirements found in the International Residental Code and will look at everything from bracing methods to the required amount and even connections of braced wall panels to framing. Special attention will be given to design examples highlighting the many options for wall bracing solutions with an emphasis on narrow bracing solutions. This class will be taught by a team of technical representatives from Simpson Strong-Tie.
To register for this workshop or find more course listings, visit strongte.com/workshops. For questions, please call our toll-free number (800) 999-5099 – Extension 3146 or send an email to Vivien Jeske at [email protected]
Wall Bracing Requirements of the IRC Workshop
Learning Objectives
As a result of attending this workshop, you will be able to:
 Identify various permitted standard braced wall panel methods found in R602.10
 Identify various narrow braced wall panel methods found in R602.10
 Perform braced wall layouts by indicating the location of braced wall lines, braced wall
panels, and panel types within a residential plan
Date Tuesday, May 14th
Location Renaissance St. Louis Airport
9801 Natural Bridge Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63134
Phone: 314-429-1100
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be provided
Workshop Topics
 Lateral Forces From Wind and Seismic
 Wall Bracing Requirements
 Engineered Solutons
 Design Example
 Hands-on Demonstraton
Course Credits
5 PDHs
(800) 999-5099 x0000