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Structural design course

    Course objectives:

    Familiarizing participating Engineers with Structural Design using hand calculations and helping them develop their skills in analysis and design of multistory buildings.

    Course manner

    • Course duration is 28 hours spread across 14 days.
    • Course contains both theoretical and practical parts, with some exercises.
    • Required manual and workbooks will be provided for the participants.
    • By the end of the course participants will be certified with certifications approved by (Kurdistan Regional Government – Engineers Union – and View group Institute).
    • The course is taught in the Kurdish language, however it can also be taught in Arabic and English if required by the participants.

    Course Content:

    • philosophy and procedure of building design
    • Types of loads and forces on buildings.
    • Load analysis with direct using of factors and tables.
    • Design of beam, one way reinforced concrete slab, and reinforced concrete beam.
    • Analysis and design of flat slab.
    • Design of uni-axial and bi-axially loaded short and long columns.
    • Design of below ground walls under buildings and shear walls
    • Design of column bases, single and multiple (connected)
    • Design of raft foundations
    • Completing analysis and design exercises by participants as home work