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Introduction to Wood

January 13, 2016 – 9:30 am - 12:45 pm


Charlotte, NCCharlotte, NC


Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Register today to secure your seat.

Lunch is included in the cost.

On-site Check-in: 9:00 am
Program Begins: 9:30 am
Program Concludes: 12:45 pm

Introduction to Wood

This presentation will provide an introductory review of allowable uses and best design practices associated with wood-frame construction. Wood science including wood’s cell structure and moisture interaction properties will be discussed. Wood species and grades will be covered along with an overview of their structural properties and durability. Design and detailing best practices for wood-frame buildings will be explained in an effort to highlight the items that play an important role in the construction process and ultimate building performance as it relates to wood construction.

4400 Sharon Road
Charlotte, NC  28211

Click here for map and directions.

Free Parking

WoodWorks is an approved AIA provider. Eligible attendees will qualify for two HSW credits.

Engineers and non-member architects will receive a certificate of completion for their participation.

Professional Development Certificates and AIA CES forms will be available on site.


Contact Courtney Rouse at or 803-804-4918.


13 January 2016
9:30 am - 12:45 pm
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Charlotte, NC United States

WoodWorks offers a wide range of in-person and online training opportunities, from Wood Design Symposiums that include concurrent seminars and a trade show, to half-day workshops, lunchtime seminars and webinars.