ETABS Training Lebanon

ETABS - Fundamentals

Duration: 16 Hours

Teaching Methodolody: Hands on

OBJECTIVE

This is a comprehensive hands-on training course on using ETABS v2016 to model, analyze, design and detailed a Concrete Building Structure subjected to static gravity and lateral load.

UPCOMING COURSES

Training Course DescriptionStarting Date
ETABS Lebanon   ETABS Essentials   June 10, 2019
ETABS Lebanon   ETABS Essentials   June 13, 2019
ETABS Training Lebanon 1
ETABS Training Lebanon 2
ETABS Training Lebanon 3
ETABS Training Lebanon 4

COURSE CONTENTS

Introduction to ETABS

01 - Overview of ETABS system

Overview of FE Method

01 - FEM objects used in ETABS

  • Line – Frame (Beam & Column)
  • Area – Shell/Plate/Membrane (Slab & Wall)

02 - Understanding elements forces and stresses

03 - Meshing of FE elements

04 - Use of Constraint

Creating an ETABS model

01 - Work flow

  • Setup Units, Grids, Storeys, Reference Planes & Line
  • Define Load Pattern, Load Combination, Load Case
  • Creating Model-Draw Walls, Columns, Beams & Slab
  • Assign Loadings
  • Analysis, Design and RC Detailing

02 - Modeling of Frame system

  • Beam Vs Column
  • Section Designer Section
  • Non-prismatic Section
  • Frame end releases
  • End Length Offset and Rigid Zone
  • Panel Zone for shear deformation
  • Stiffness Modifier

03 - Modeling Floor system

  • Rigid & Semi-rigid Diaphragm

04 - Modeling Wall system

  • Pier design

Seismic Analysis

01 - Equivalent Static Load according to UBC97

Wind Analysis

01 - analysis of wind loading according to UBC97

RC Element Design

  • Pier design
  • Column design

Reporting

  • Print/Display Table for tabular output
  • Print Graphics for graphical output