February 15 – Joist and Joist Girder Reinforcement


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Joists and joist girders often require reinforcement when considering loads not included in the original design. Provided in this webinar is a discussion of the types of reinforcement that can be used. A description is given for an SJI tool that determines if reinforcement is required and designs the reinforcement for chords and webs. An example of reinforcing a joist girder using the tool is also provided.

This webinar is provided by the Steel Joist Institute. Participants can earn 1.5 PDHs.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn the steps to follow to determine if reinforcement is required.
  • Learn the types of reinforcement that are used for joist and joist girder chords and webs.
  • Learn what assistance SJI can provide for reinforcing joists and joist girders.
  • Learn how to use the SJI tool for reinforcing joist girders.


Date: February 15, 2023
Time: 1:00-2:30 p.m. EST

Who Should Attend This Webinar?

Structural engineers, fabricators, detailers and connection design firms that are responsible for steel joist and Joist Girder building designs and their connections. Those with very little design experience as well as those with many years of experience will find the course beneficial.

Professional Development Hours

Each participant will earn 1.5 PDHs and receive a certificate of completion from SJI.

Registration Fees

SJI is offering a sale for this registration. It’s free! (A savings of $75 per person for individual and $300 for site registration.)

Individual registration provides unique links for login for each individual you register.

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