Structural Columns 2021 (4 PDH Online)
Long Columns (Elastic Buckling), Short Columns (Crippling Stress, Curve for Torsional Stability, Sheet Stiffeners, Torsional Instability of Columns)
Imagine a convenient and affordable way to complete your continuing education requirements for your PE license renewal. You have found it. E1 Education was created because we know how expensive and difficult it can be to complete your continuing education hours each year.
This course will review Long Columns (Elastic Buckling), Short Columns (Crippling Stress, Column Curve for Torsional Stability in Sections, Sheet Stiffeners), Columns with Variable Cross Sections, and Torsional Instability of Columns (Centrally and Eccentrically Loaded Columns with Example Problems).
The course material is intended for you to study at your own pace. You may stop and restart at any time. Your course and quiz progress will be saved when you return. You will not have to listen to the instructor reading for hours. See below under Course Curriculum for free a preview of the course and quiz. The preview video is simply to explain how the course works. After purchasing the course, you will have access to the full presentation as a portable document format (pdf) file for your review and while you are taking the quiz.
You must get a passing grade
of 70% for the course and you can retake the quiz if necessary. You can use
"control + f" to search the page and the pdf files to help with the
Once you pass the quiz, you can download the completion
course certificate. If you have any questions, please email us at
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