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Title: APA Webinar on Lateral Load Path Basics
Post by: ChugiakTinkerer on March 18, 2021, 12:32:22 PM
I recently registered with the APA so that I could download some of their documents.  I received an email today informing me of this free webinar:

https://www.apawood.org/lateral-load-path-basics?utm_source=apa-update&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=mar-2021

Short blurb reads:
Lateral Load Path Basics
Tracing a wind load through a wood-framed structure
Presented by Cathy Scarince, P.E., this session outlines the path a wind load takes through a wood-framed structure, as well as the importance of a complete load path and associated construction details. As a result of this session, participants will:

- Understand the complete lateral load path
- Identify common framing errors within this path
- Understand the consequences of an incomplete path
- Discuss and evaluate code requirements for critical details