2021 Webinar Schedule

(January through December)
All webinars take place at 1:00 pm CST / 2:00 pm EST

We are pleased to announce that ALL webinars NFBA offers in our online university webinar series presented by Dr. Harvey Manbeck are now both AIA & HSW Credit approved!

These webinars are open to everyone, free of charge!

 

January

Wednesday, 13 – Architectural Alternatives for Post-Frame Building Systems

Learning Objectives:

  •  Identify the unique structural features of PFBS
  •  Demonstrate the code compliance of PFBS
  •  Demonstrate the energy efficiency and sustainability of PF building systems
  • Identify and demonstrate with completed Post-Frame (PF) project case studies the range of applications and architectural features possible with PFBS

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7711893604909472269

 

Wednesday, 27 – Modern Post-Frame Structural Design Practice: An Introduction

Learning Objectives:

  •  Identify the primary structural components of post-frame (PF) building systems
  •  Learn how to conduct structural design of PF systems without diaphragm action
  •  Learn how to conduct structural design of PF systems with diaphragm action
  • Learn how to design isolated post/pier PF foundations
  • Identify post-frame design resources available to architects and engineers

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2257525382280561931

 

February

Wednesday, 10 – Diaphragm Design of Post Frame Using Sway & Shear Modifiers – Engineering

Details

Learning Objectives:

  • Determine required sidewall post sizes in PF systems using Sway and Shear Modifiers (mD and mS) (Principles + Example)
  • Identify how diaphragm design reduces the structural loads carried by sidewall posts in PF systems
  • Identify and access the PF design resources available to architects and engineers

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1336067567995127051

 

Wednesday, 24 - Diaphragm Design of Post Frame Using DAFI – Engineering Details

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn how to conduct 2-D design of a post-frame (PF) system (Principles + Design Example)
  • Learn how to conduct diaphragm design of a PF system (Principles + Example)
  • Learn how diaphragm design reduces the structural loads carried by sidewall posts in PF systems
  • Identify the PF design resources available to architects and engineers

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7019609198225183243

 

March

Wednesday, 10 – Simplified Method for Shallow Post and Pier Foundation Design

Learning Objectives:

  • Design shallow post/pier foundations to resist bearing and uplift loads
  • Determine when the Simplified method may be used for shallow post/pier foundation design
  • Determine ground line shear and moment in shallow post/pier foundation systems using the simplified method
  • Determine design embedment depths for shallow post/pier foundation systems using the simplified design method

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7960925292020155147

 

Wednesday, 24 – Universal Method for Shallow Post and Pier Foundation Design

Learning Objectives:

  • When to use the Universal methodology for shallow post/pier foundation design
  • How to determine ground line shear and moments in shallow post/pier foundation systems using the Universal design method
  • How to determine required embedment depths for shallow post/pier foundation systems using the Universal design method

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8174367986762326027

 

April

Wednesday, 14 – Design Aid for Shallow Post and Pier Foundations

Learning Objectives:

  • Access the Shallow Post and Pier Foundation Design Aid
  • Identify the range of foundation design applications solvable with the Design Aid
  • Navigate the several sections of the Design Aid Workbook
  • Use the Design Aid to determine the adequacy of shallow post or pier foundations to resist: bearing loads, uplift loads, lateral loads

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8297897018631464971

 

Wednesday, 28 – Introduction to Post Frame Building Systems

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the versatility and range of applications for post-frame (PF) building systems
  • Identify the structural features that make PF building systems unique
  • Identify the technical resources for structural design of PF building systems
  • Identify the primary structural design approaches for PF building systems
  • Identify key performance characteristics of PF building systems

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6369420693721736203

 

May

Wednesday, 12 – 2015 Post-Frame Building Design Manual – 2nd Edition

Learning Objectives:

  • Format of the 2015 Post-Frame Building Design Manual (PFBDM-2015)
  • Organization of the PFBDM-2015
  • Contents of the PFBDM-2015

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5342458141681875724

 

Wednesday, 26 – 2019 Non-Diaphragm Post-Frame Building Design Guide

Learning Objectives:

  • Scope and Contents of the Non-Diaphragm Post-Frame Building Design Guide (ND-PFBDG-2019)
  • Lateral Force Resisting Systems (LFRS) for Non-Diaphragm Post-Frame Building Systems (PFBS)
  • Guidelines for Conducting Structural Analysis of Non-Diaphragm PFBS
  • Guidelines for Designing Key Structural Components of Non-Diaphragm PFBS
  • Guidelines for Designing Key Connections in Non-Diaphragm PFBS

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6201297669254130700

 

June

Wednesday, 9 - Non-Diaphragm Post-Frame Structural Design Examples: Engineering Details

Learning Objectives:

  • Conducting the Structural Analysis of the Primary Frame for a Non-Diaphragm Post Frame Building System (ND-PFBS)
  • Conducting the structural Analysis of the Sidewall Frame for a ND-PFBS
  • Designing the key Structural Elements for a ND-PFBS
  • Designing the Key Connections for a ND-PFBS

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/574809697389568780

 

Wednesday, 23 – Architectural Alternatives for Post-Frame Building Systems

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the unique structural features of PFBS
  • Demonstrate the code compliance of PFBS
  • Demonstrate the energy efficiency and sustainability of PF building systems
  • Identify and demonstrate with completed Post-Frame (PF) project case studies the range of applications and architectural features possible with PFBS

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4536700836476046859

 

July

Wednesday,14 – Modern Post-Frame Structural Design Practice: An Introduction

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the primary structural components of post-frame (PF) building systems
  • Learn how to conduct structural design of PF systems without diaphragm action
  • Learn how to conduct structural design of PF systems with diaphragm action
  • Learn how to design isolated post/pier PF foundations
  • Identify post-frame design resources available to architects and engineers

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6411674925578309643

 

Wednesday, 28 – Diaphragm Design of Post Frame Using Sway & Shear Modifiers – Engineering

Details Learning Objectives:

  • Determine required sidewall post sizes in PF systems using Sway and Shear Modifiers (mD and mS) (Principles + Example)
  • Identify how diaphragm design reduces the structural loads carried by sidewall posts in PF systems
  • Identify and access the PF design resources available to architects and engineers

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3401435289588086027

 

August

Wednesday, 11 - Diaphragm Design of Post Frame Using DAFI – Engineering Details

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn how to conduct 2-D design of a post-frame (PF) system (Principles + Design Example)
  • Learn how to conduct diaphragm design of a PF system (Principles + Example)
  • Learn how diaphragm design reduces the structural loads carried by sidewall posts in PF systems
  • Identify the PF design resources available to architects and engineers

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4266898275205940235

 

Wednesday, 25 – Simplified Method for Shallow Post and Pier Foundation Design

Learning Objectives:

  • Design shallow post/pier foundations to resist bearing and uplift loads
  • Determine when the Simplified method may be used for shallow post/pier foundation design
  • Determine ground line shear and moment in shallow post/pier foundation systems using the simplified method
  • Determine design embedment depths for shallow post/pier foundation systems using the simplified design method

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1666157451329720587

 

September

Wednesday, 8 – Universal Method for Shallow Post and Pier Foundation Design

Learning Objectives:

  • When to use the Universal methodology for shallow post/pier foundation design
  • How to determine ground line shear and moments in shallow post/pier foundation systems using the Universal design method
  • How to determine required embedment depths for shallow post/pier foundation systems using the Universal design method

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5367610569679514379

 

Wednesday, 22 – Design Aid for Shallow Post and Pier Foundations

Learning Objectives:

  • Access the Shallow Post and Pier Foundation Design Aid
  • Identify the range of foundation design applications solvable with the Design Aid
  • Navigate the several sections of the Design Aid Workbook
  • Use the Design Aid to determine the adequacy of shallow post or pier foundations to resist: bearing loads, uplift loads, lateral loads

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/971382650807923467

 

October

Wednesday, 13 – Introduction to Post Frame Building Systems

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the versatility and range of applications for post-frame (PF) building systems
  • Identify the structural features that make PF building systems unique
  • Identify the technical resources for structural design of PF building systems
  • Identify the primary structural design approaches for PF building systems
  • Identify key performance characteristics of PF building systems

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7374004885603399179

 

Wednesday, 27 – 2015 Post-Frame Building Design Manual – 2nd Edition

Learning Objectives:

  • Format of the 2015 Post-Frame Building Design Manual (PFBDM-2015)
  • Organization of the PFBDM-2015
  • Contents of the PFBDM-2015

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5302832842129216011

 

November

Wednesday, 10 – 2019 Non-Diaphragm Post-Frame Building Design Guide

  • Scope and Contents of the Non-Diaphragm Post-Frame Building Design Guide (ND-PFBDG-2019)
  • Lateral Force Resisting Systems (LFRS) for Non-Diaphragm Post-Frame Building Systems (PFBS)
  • Guidelines for Conducting Structural Analysis of Non-Diaphragm PFBS
  • Guidelines for Designing Key Structural Components of Non-Diaphragm PFBS
  • Guidelines for Designing Key Connections in Non-Diaphragm PFBS

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7124991890191250187

 

Wednesday, 17 - Non-Diaphragm Post-Frame Structural Design Examples: Engineering Details

Learning Objectives:

  • Conducting the Structural Analysis of the Primary Frame for a Non-Diaphragm Post Frame Building System (ND-PFBS)
  • Conducting the structural Analysis of the Sidewall Frame for a ND-PFBS
  • Designing the key Structural Elements for a ND-PFBS
  • Designing the Key Connections for a ND-PFBS

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2762023098548209163

 

December

Wednesday, 1 – Architectural Alternatives for Post-Frame Building Systems

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the unique structural features of PFBS
  • Demonstrate the code compliance of PFBS
  • Demonstrate the energy efficiency and sustainability of PF building systems
  • Identify and demonstrate with completed Post-Frame (PF) project case studies the range of applications and architectural features possible with PFBS

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8602364982503689739

 

Wednesday, 15 – Modern Post-Frame Structural Design Practice: An Introduction

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the primary structural components of post-frame (PF) building systems
  • Learn how to conduct structural design of PF systems without diaphragm action
  • Learn how to conduct structural design of PF systems with diaphragm action
  • Learn how to design isolated post/pier PF foundations
  • Identify post-frame design resources available to architects and engineers

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1954766059593900556