Structural Engineering Society of British Columbia

 

Current Term Course Offerings

September 2015 Term

The September 2015 Term will run on Tuesdays and Thursdays between September 8 and December 3.

Courses will be held in the Alma Van Dusen Room at the Vancouver Public Library, 350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver. All courses will also be available via live webcast.

C11 Timber Design of Light Residential and Commercial Buildings

This course is full subscribed. Please contact the Certificate Program Executive Assistant (see below) to be added to the waiting list.
12 Thursdays, September 10 to December 3, 7:00pm-9:00pm
Mid-term break: October 22
Course outline

C54 Bridge Seismic Analysis for Force-based & Performance-based Design NEW COURSE

12 Tuesdays September 8 to December 1, 4:15pm-6:15pm
Mid-term break: October 20
Course outline

E1 Masonry Design of Buildings

12 Thursdays September 10 to December 3, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Mid-term break October 22
Course outline

E12 Design of Steel Structures for Seismic Resistance

This course is full subscribed. Please contact the Certificate Program Executive Assistant (see below) to be added to the waiting list.
12 Tuesdays September 8 to December 1, 6:45pm-8:45pm
Mid-term break: October 20
Course outline

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Applicants can register online (payment by credit card or PayPal) or by mailing in an application with cheque payment.

Course Fees

Course fees (per course):
• Classroom attendance: $650 + GST
• Live interactive webcast: $900 + GST

Discounts (per course):
• $25 discount for SEABC members
• $50 "Early Bird" discount

Registration deadlines:
• The early bird cut-off date is Friday, August 14
• Registrations close the week of the first lecture on Monday, September 7
• Cancellations will be accepted until Monday, September 21 (see below)

Acceptance and Refunds

Submitting an application does not guarantee admission into the program. As each course is limited to a maximum of 35, there is a possibility that enrolment may reach its capacity before the registration closing date.

Applicants may withdraw from a course at any time prior to the cancellation date, and be refunded the full registration fees less a $75 administration charge per course. Refunds will not be issued for withdrawals after that date.

Enrolment Category

Students have the option to take a course for credit or audit:
• In taking a course for credit, all assignments must be completed and the final exam written resulting in a final grade of at least 68%. The student will receive a certificate for the course.
• For those who choose to audit a course, attendance at all classes is required, either in the classroom or via the web cast.  Completion of assignments and writing of exams is not required. The student will receive a letter stating that he/she has audited the course. 

More Information

For more information on each course, including course coordinator, instructors, contact info, communications and submission of assignments, class schedule and venue, please use the "view more information" links above and then download the Course Outline.

If you still have questions, please contact Shannon Remillong (Certificate Program Executive Assistant) at coursesseabc.ca or +1-85558-SEABC (+1-855-587-3222).

Student Code of Conduct

Download the student Code of Conduct.

Registration

Register Register

Applicants can register online (payment by credit card or PayPal) or by mailing in an application with cheque payment.