Archived Workshops


Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 (8:00-4:30)
The Matrix Hotel
10640 100 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5J 3N8CALGARY:  
Thursday, March 1st, 2018 (8:00-4:30)
Sheraton Suites Eau Caire
255 Barclay Parade SW, Calgary, AB, T2P 5C2

Registration: $399 + GST
Includes new 2017 Wood Design Manual
(a $225 value) also includes breakfast & lunch

Workshop Abstract:

This 1-day workshop will allow attendees to participate in designing wood members from bending to lateral design by utilizing the Canadian Wood Council’s publications and software.

Registered attendees will be provided with the recently released Wood Design Manual 2017 along with temporary access to WoodWorks® Design Office 10 (released January 2018) to go through the provided examples.

Topics covered in this workshop include:

  • Design for bending members
  • Design in Compression members
  • Connection design
  • Lateral load design

Register early, as space is very limited.
For the complete and detailed agenda CLICK HERE


  • Attendees are required to bring a laptop (pre-loaded with WoodWorks® Design Office 10); after registration confirmation, you will be provided with a link to download the software and a temporary keycode will be provided.
  • Wood Design Manual 2017 (provided with registration)

Instructors: Canadian Wood Council Technical Staff

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations must be made a minimum of seven business days prior to the event. A $50 administration fee will apply to all cancellations. Cancellations made less than seven business days prior to the event will not be refunded; however, a paid registration is transferable to another individual at any time.