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Course details

  • Duration: 3 half days online course
  • Fees: £495
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The purpose of this course is to explain the background and application of the provisions of Eurocode 3 to the design of steel structures.

 The course aims are:

  • To introduce the suite of structural Eurocodes
  • To explain the basis of the design provisions in Eurocode 3
  • To provide detailed guidance on the application of the Eurocode 3 design rules to steel structures
  • To carry out exercises on the Eurocode 3 design of structural members and connections

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On completion of this course, participants will be able to apply Eurocode 3 to the design of steel structures.

The course is designed for practising structural engineers.

Half-day 1:

  • General Introduction
  • Introduction to EN 1990 an EN 1991
  • Overview of Eurocode 3
  • Structural analysis and design by advanced analysis
  • Design of tension members
  • Q&A

Half-day 2:

  • Local buckling and cross-section classification
  • Design of columns
  • Design of beams
  • Q&A

Half-day 3:

  • Design of beam-columns
  • Design of plate girders
  • Design of connections
  • Q&A

 Daily Schedule

  • Morning session: 09.00 - 12.30
  • Tea and Coffee breaks: 10.30


All participants will be awarded an Imperial College London Certificate of Attendance on completion of the course.