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Built to Resist Earthquakes: Training Materials to Improve the Quality of the Design and Construction of Buildings to Resist Earthquakes


Developed by: Applied Technology Council (ATC) & SEAOC

ATC/SEAOC contribution


Description: This is a training curriculum to improve the quality of the seismic design and construction of buildings. The curriculum serves as a resource for continuing education of architects, engineers, building officials and inspectors. Bound in a three-ring notebook, the curriculum consists of several hundred pages of training materials pertaining to the seismic design and retrofit of (1) wood-frame buildings, (2) concrete and masonry construction, and (3) nonstructural components.

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