AIA CE Exam - Vol 4 No 1

V4.1_Beers_Learning Objectives:

  • Identify challenges with evacuations and benefits of shelter-in-place during natural disasters in Florida.
  • Explain Florida standard construction practices that have made masonry a desirable choice for designing to high winds.
  • Describe potential building failures that may occur in non-code wind events.

V4.1_Biggs_Learning Objectives

  • Identify properties of masonry wall systems that produce structures resilient to natural disasters.
  • Explain where code is sufficient and where designers should go beyond code.
  • Name codes, standards and specifications that establish structural load requirements for various natural weather events.