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Learning Units (Hours)
John W. Andrew, PE
This course summarizes the steps necessary to determine the embedment depths required and foundation pressures for pole foundations for signs, flagpoles, light poles, and pole framed buildings in accordance with the 2006 International Building Code. Included is a spreadsheet that can be used to determine these values. The student must have a licensed copy of Excel to use this spreadsheet. The use of the spreadsheet is illustrated with an example problem.
The course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is intended to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
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