Continuing Education

Underlying Concepts in Seismic Design Codes

Keeping up with the ever-increasing sophistication of seismic design codes such as the International Building Code and AISC Seismic Provisions has been a major challenge to designers. While seismic codes get updated frequently, the basic design philosophies remain the same. An understanding of these underlying concepts will help designers to use these codes properly.

This course is based on a past NASCC session.

You must purchase and pass a quiz to receive a PDH certificate for this course.

  • Date: 4/1/2009 - 10/20/2016
  • PDH Credits: 1.5


Chia-Ming Uang, PhD


Underlying Concepts to the Seismic Provisions