Webinars

TMS webinars provide 1 hour of continuing education and are usually registered for AIA Learning Units. Many presentations also qualify for HSW Learning Units. Upcoming and previously recorded webinars are shown below.


Upcoming Webinars

DateTopicPresenter(s)
February 3, 2021 @ 7 pm ETIntroduction to Strength Design of Masonry and Design MethodologiesJohn Hochwalt, PE, SE
February 10, 2021 @ 7 pm ETStrength Design of BeamsRichard M. Bennett, PhD., PE
February 17, 2021 @ 7 pm ETStrength Design of Walls for Axial Load and Out-of-Plane LoadsRichard M. Bennett, PhD., PE
February 24, 2021 @ 7 pm ETStrength Design of Walls for In-Plane Loads & Seismic DetailingJohn Hochwalt, PE, SE
March 3, 2021 @ 7 pm ETStrength Design of Columns and Pilasters & System BehaviorJohn Hochwalt, PE, SE
March 10, 2021 @ 7 pm ETStrength Design Requirements for Reinforcement & ConnectorsRichard M. Bennett, PhD., PE

Past Webinars

Recordings of past webinars are available below. TMS Members can access past webinar recordings free as a membership benefit. Purchased recordings can be streamed on the TMS website. Certificates of attendance are not available for past webinars.

#TopicPresenter(s)Date
1Masonry Info 101 – Where to Find Good Information on Masonry (Free Webinar)
Phillip Samblanet05/07/20
2TMS 402/602-16 Code and Specification UpdateRichard Bennett03/08/17
3Strength Design of MasonryRichard Bennett10/12/17
4Design of Masonry Shear WallsRichard Bennett05/10/18
5Lintels in Masonry WallsSam Rubenzer05/15/19
6Rational Design of Masonry Veneers and Shelf Angle SupportsW. Mark McGinley01/10/19
7Design of Movement and Control Joints for MasonrySam Rubenzer11/08/18
8Anchor Bolt DesignRichard Bennett, Luke Scoggins03/08/18
9Stone Anchoring SolutionsScott W. Walkowicz02/13/20
10Specifying the Right Mortar and Grout for your ProjectsJamie Farny10/11/18
11Special Inspection of Structural Masonry Series (9 Webinars)John Chrysler, Jamie Farny, Phillip Samblanet09/05/19 - 10/31/19
12Special Inspection of Structural MasonryJohn Chrysler01/11/18
13Structural Masonry Detailing: Confined Lap SplicesEd Huston09/10/20
14Masonry Facade Inspections - Best Practices and TipsPamela Jergenson, Michael Schuller12/13/18
15Nondestructive Evaluation and Testing of MasonryMichael Schuller12/14/17
16Masonry Testing 101Nicholas Lang04/12/18
17Exterior Masonry Walls and Energy Code ComplianceW. Mark McGinley11/09/17
18What's New in LEED v4.1 - A Focus on MasonryChristine Subasic04/09/20
19An Overview of the Role of Masonry in Sustainable Design and LEED v4Christine Subasic02/08/18
20EleMasonry: Design Software for Masonry Elements (Free Webinar)Russ Peterson10/13/20
21Masonry 101 - Introduction to MasonryW. Mark McGinley10/21/20
22Masonry 101 - Introduction to Masonry UnitsChristine Subasic10/28/20
23Masonry 101 - MortarJamie Farny11/04/20
24Masonry 101 - Reinforcement and AnchorsRichard Bennett11/11/20
25Masonry 101 - GroutJamie Farny11/18/20
26Masonry 101 - Masonry AssembliesW. Mark McGinley11/24/20
27Direct Design Software for Masonry Structures (Free Webinar)Jason Thompson12/10/20

Special Inspection of Structural Masonry Webinar Series

The Masonry Society (TMS) is pleased to offer a series of 9 webinars on special inspection of structural masonry, helpful for anyone who is or plans to become a Structural Masonry Special Inspector, or who is otherwise involved with special inspection and testing of masonry.

Through this series of webinars, speakers will address special inspection duties, masonry materials, construction, and protection items to be observed and verified by special inspections. A number of other topics of interest including testing, introduction to code requirements, and more will also be reviewed. The webinars are excellent preparatory instruction for those planning to the take the ICC Structural Masonry Special Inspection Examination.

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Historical Masonry Workshop Recordings

This program is intended for any Owner, Architect, Engineer or Contractor who is assessing, purchasing, stabilizing, or renovating an existing (especially an historic) building with masonry wall (including load-bearing/non-load-bearing/veneers) such as brick. stone or concrete masonry units. The workshop was presented on April, 12, 2013 at the University of Texas – Brownsville Campus. Speakers include Alan Pettingale, Andreas Stavridis, Benchmark Harris, Michael Schuller, and Gordon Shepperd. Biographies of the each speaker can be found at the bottom of the page.

The 6 hour program is split into 14 parts, which can be purchased individually or together at a 25% discount. TMS Members receive an additional 25% discount.

All proceeds from sales of these recordings will go toward the Clayford T. Grimm, P.E. Student Scholarship.

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