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  • Civil Seismic PE Bundle (SP10)

    Save 15%. PPI recommends the Civil Seismic PE Bundle to exam candidates preparing for the California Civil Seismic exam.


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    Civil Seismic PE Bundle (SP10)

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    PPI recommends the Civil Seismic PE Bundle to exam candidates preparing for the California Civil Seismic exam. It is also a great comprehensive review of seismic topics for the Civil PE and Structural (SE) exams.

    This Bundle Includes:

    • Seismic Design of Building Structures (SEIS11), 11th Edition
    • Seismic Design Solved Problems (SESP7), 7th Edition
    • Seismic Principles Practice Exams for the California Civil Seismic Exam (SPPE5), 5th Edition
    • CodeMaster - Seismic Design (2012 IBC and ASCE 7-10) (SDINA12)
    • CodeMaster - Seismic Design Category (2012 IBC / ASCE 7-10) (SDIA12)
    • CodeMaster - Allowable Stress Design for Masonry (2012 IBC) (ASDCM12)
    • CodeMaster - Structural Wood Design ASD/LRFD (SWD12)
    • Casio FX-115 ES Plus Advanced Scientific Calculator (FX115ESP)
    • Two Sets of Customizable Book Tabs (TABPPI)

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    Upgrade your review with PPI’s CA Civil Seismic online course. Our review courses provide 24+ hours of expert instruction, a structured syllabus, the same review materials in this recommended bundle, and convenient online viewing from the comfort of home or on the go. Click here to learn more and enroll.

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  • CA Civil Seismic Live Online Review Course
    Save $216 through December 8th with Early Bird pricing. Attend this 18-hour, live online CA Civil Seismic course from anywhere, or watch recorded sessions at a later time.
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    CA Civil Seismic Live Online Review Course

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    Save $216 through December 8th! This bundle includes your course, required materials, and additional study tools. A $950 value for $734 when you purchase by December 8th.

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    PPI’s CA Civil Seismic Live Online Review Course effectively prepares you for the California Civil Seismic exam. This course is designed to give you the skills to approach exam problems in the most efficient manner possible, and to pass with confidence.

    This Review Course will

    • provide structure for organizing your study.
    • review key engineering concepts.
    • help you diagnose areas for improvement.
    • provide opportunities for engagement with an instructor and peers.

    Your Review Course Bundle Includes:

    • 18 hours of expert instruction, with a thorough concentration on exam topics
    • PPI's industry-leading books and study tools
    • Realistic, exam-like practice problems
    • Detailed course handouts to download and print
    • Practical exam tips
    • A discussion forum to interact with your instructor and peers outside of class

    Live Online Course Benefits

    • Each class is completely interactive—you can ask questions at any time during the online session.
    • You can conveniently attend classes from home, or while on the road.
    • Class sessions are recorded and archived, for flexible viewing any time until the last exam date.

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    This 18-hour live online course is offered on Tuesdays. You have the flexibility to attend the live online classes, or watch the recordings of the live classes at a later time. Please click the link below to view the schedule of live class dates for this course.

    The final day to access recordings, handouts, and the course forum is Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

     

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    This review course bundle includes all the required materials and study tools you'll need to successfully complete the course—by purchasing together, you save 15%, plus additional Early Bird savings of $75.

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    To purchase the review course without the required materials, click here. Please note that the 15% bundle savings, plus additional Early Bird savings of $75, is only valid if you purchase the review course with the required materials in one initial transaction. Savings cannot be applied retroactively after purchase.

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    • "The instructor was very knowledgeable, explained complicated subject matter in a way that was easy to understand, and answered student questions clearly."
    • "This course gave me enough understanding to work practice problems, whereas prior to the course, I would have been lost trying to work the problems."
    • "I liked the freedom of taking my review course from home, as well as the option to watch recorded videos."
    • "The professor did an outstanding job with this course."
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    If you are waiting for exam results, you can still enroll in this review course. If you find out that you've passed your exam, PPI will happily refund 100% of the cost of enrollment.

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  • CodeMaster Seismic Design Bundle (SDIP3)

    Buy our best-selling CodeMaster Seismic Design products together and save. Includes the 2012 IBC, 2011 MSJC Code, 2012 NDS, and ASCE 7-10 codes.


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    CodeMaster Seismic Design Bundle (SDIP3)

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    PPI recommends the CodeMaster Seismic Design Bundlee as a reference tool for exam candidates preparing for the California Civil Seismic exam.

    CodeMaster - Seismic Design Category (2012 IBC / ASCE 7-10) contains detailed information on the determination of seismic design categories. It is a great time-saving tool and provides a step-by-step procedure to determine a structure's seismic design category in accordance with the 2012 International Building Code® and ASCE 7-10.

    CodeMaster - Seismic Design (2012 IBC and ASCE 7-10) identifies the 11 steps involved in designing a typical one to three story building for seismic loads in accordance with the 2012 International Building Code and ASCE 7-10 Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures.

    CodeMaster - Allowable Stress Design for Masonry (2012 IBC) provides an easy-to-follow nine step procedure for the allowable stress design of masonry in accordance with the 2012 IBC and the 2011 MSJC Code.

    CodeMaster - Seismic Design (2012 IBC and ASCE 7-10) identifies the 11 steps involved in designing a typical one to three story building for seismic loads in accordance with the 2012 International Building Code and ASCE 7-10 Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures.

    CodeMaster - Structural Wood Design ASD/LRFD (2012 IBC, ASCE 7-10, 2012 NDS) includes steps for checking stresses and sizing the member; design equations are presented in a clear understandable format with notation defined.

    This Bundle Includes:

    • CodeMaster - Seismic Design (2012 IBC and ASCE 7-10) (SDINA12)
    • CodeMaster - Seismic Design Category (2012 IBC / ASCE 7-10) (SDIA12)
    • CodeMaster - Allowable Stress Design for Masonry (2012 IBC) (ASDCM12)
    • CodeMaster - Structural Wood Design ASD/LRFD (2012 IBC, ASCE 7-10, 2012 NDS) ( SWD12 )
    $57
  • Seismic Design of Building Structures: A Professional’s Introduction to Earthquake Forces and Design Details, 11th Edition (SEIS11P)

    New Edition. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to core seismic concepts and principles, and offers essential background information for engineering and architecture exams. Buy the print version, get the E-Book version for only $50.


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    Seismic Design of Building Structures: A Professional’s Introduction to Earthquake Forces and Design Details, 11th Edition (SEIS11P)

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    Page Count:    272
    Format(s):    Paperback, PDF
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Michael R. Lindeburg, PE, Kurt M. McMullin, PhD, PE

    Seismic Design of Building Structures presents the seismic design concepts most essential to engineers, architects, and students of civil and structural engineering, and architecture. The book’s 15 chapters provide a concise but thorough review of seismic theory, code application, design principles, and structural analysis. The 30 example problems demonstrate how to apply concepts, codes, and equations to solve realistic problems. More than 125 practice problems provide opportunities for independent problem-solving practice, and complete solutions allow you to check your solution approach.

    This book includes two comprehensive indexes—one of key terms and another of seismic building codes—to quickly direct you to the information you are looking for. You can also locate related support material by following references throughout the text to the 150 equations, 29 tables, 144 figures, and 16 appendices, and to relevant codes and standards.

    A Comprehensive Review of Seismic Concepts and Principles

    • A thorough review of seismic building codes
    • Easy-to-use formulas, figures, and tables
    • Detailed illustrations and definitions of seismic terminology
    • 129 practice problems
    • 34 example problems
    • A complete index

     

    Exam Topics Covered
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    • Basic Seismology
    • Diaphragm Theory
    • Earthquake Characteristics
    • Effects of Earthquakes on Structures
    • General Structural Design
    • Response of Structures
    • Seismic Building Codes
    • Seismic-Resistant Concrete Structures
    • Seismic-Resistant Masonry Structures
    • Seismic-Resistant Steel Structures
    • Seismic-Resistant Wood Structures
    • Special Design Features
    • Tilt-Up Construction
    • Vibration Theory
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    Special Offer: Buy the print version, get the E-Book version for only $50. 

    Seismic Design of Building Structures is a valuable resource when preparing for the exam, but it can be cumbersome when you’re on the go. With the E-Book version, you can study on public transit, at the coffee shop, or anyplace you can bring a mobile device. Click here to view our E-Book FAQs.

     

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    Terms and Conditions: Both items must be in the shopping cart to apply the discount. This offer is not retroactive--you must purchase both the print book and the E-Book at the same time to qualify for the discount. Shipping charges will apply to the print version.

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      • Basic Seismology
      • Diaphragm Theory
      • Earthquake Characteristics
      • Effects of Earthquakes on Structures
      • General Structural Design
      • Response of Structures
      • Seismic Building Codes
      • Seismic-Resistant Concrete Structures
      • Seismic-Resistant Masonry Structures
      • Seismic-Resistant Steel Structures
      • Seismic-Resistant Wood Structures
      • Special Design Features
      • Tilt-Up Construction
      • Vibration Theory

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  • Seismic Principles Practice Exams for the California Civil Seismic Exam (SPPE5)

    New Edition. Seismic Principles Practice Exams contains two realistic, full-length exams, each with 55 multiple-choice problems. All exam topics are covered, from basic seismology through applications of codes and standards.


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    Seismic Principles Practice Exams for the California Civil Seismic Exam (SPPE5), 5th Edition

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-472-9
    Page Count:    88
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Majid Baradar, PE

    New Edition. Realistic Multiple-Choice Problems for Exam-Like Preparation

    Seismic Principles Practice Exams provides comprehensive practice for the California Civil Seismic Principles exam. This book contains two realistic, full-length exams, each with 55 multiple-choice problems. All exam topics are covered, from basic seismology through applications of codes and standards. Step-by-step solutions to quantitative problems illustrate efficient problem-solving approaches. Qualitative solutions explain the correct answers and present related supportive information. Answer keys to both exams are included.


    This book can be used at the beginning of your exam preparation to assess familiarity with exam topics and to identify topics needing further review. You can also use this book at the end of your exam preparation to evaluate your preparedness and identify necessary references. Regardless of the way you use this book, Seismic Principles Practice Exams will be an essential part of your exam preparation.



    With Seismic Principles Practice Exams, you will

    • familiarize yourself with the exam’s topics
    • identify accurate problem-solving approaches
    • navigate through the codes and standards
    • solve problems quickly and confidently
    $85
  • Seismic Design Solved Problems (SESP7)

    New Edition. Seismic Design Solved Problems provides comprehensive practice for both the California Civil Seismic Principles exam and the NCEES Structural Engineering (SE) exam.


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    Seismic Design Solved Problems (SESP7), 7th Edition

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-471-2
    Page Count:    172
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Majid Baradar, PE

    New Edition. Comprehensive Practice in Seismic Design Concepts, Methods, and Standards

    Seismic Design Solved Problems provides comprehensive practice for both the California Civil Seismic Principles exam and the NCEES Structural Engineering (SE) exam. 360 multiple-choice problems cover all exam subjects, including basic seismology, applications of codes and standards, and design details. The variety of problem types, topics, and complexities is representative of the actual exam. Problems in both qualitative and quantitative formats are included, and solutions use the same codes and standards that will be needed on exam day. Step-by-step procedures are used to solve numerical problems, and detailed explanations are given for qualitative problems.

    With Seismic Design Solved Problems, you will

    • review seismic principles and common terminology
    • navigate through the codes and standards
    • apply seismic concepts to common designs
    • solve problems quickly and confidently


    Topics Covered

    • Codes and Regulatory Provisions
    • Diaphragm Theory
    • Details of Structures
    • Seismology Principles


    Referenced Codes and Standards

    • Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures (ACI 530/530.1)
    • Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete (ACI 318)
    • International Building Code (IBC)
    • Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE/SEI7)
    • National Design Specification for Wood Construction ASD/LRFD (NDS)
    • Seismic Provisions for Structural Steel Buildings (AISC 341)
    • Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic (SDPWD)

     

    • Seismology Principles
    • Codes and Regulatory Provisions
    • Diaphragm Theory
    • Details of Structures
    $95
  • CA Civil Seismic OnDemand Review Course
    PPI’s CA Civil Seismic OnDemand Review Course provides you with anytime, anywhere access to OnDemand video lectures. This complete course effectively prepares you for the NCEES CA Civil Seismic exam.
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    CA Civil Seismic OnDemand Review Course

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    This package includes your OnDemand course, required materials, and additional study tools. Normally $800 for all items, you'll receive the special price of $659 by purchasing together as a package.

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    PPI’s CA Civil Seismic OnDemand Review Course provides you with anytime, anywhere access to OnDemand video lectures. This complete course effectively prepares you for the NCEES CA Civil Seismic exam.

    For 90 days, you have unlimited access to:

    • 18+ hours of OnDemand video lectures and office hours, with a thorough concentration on exam topics
    • PPI’s recommended syllabus of assignments, which includes readings and practice problems
    • Detailed course notes to download and print
    • A community forum to interact with other examinees enrolled in the course

    Looking for a live online review course with access to an instructor, and homework? Click here.

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    You will have 90 days of access to your OnDemand course. Access time begins upon purchase.

    Need more time? 90 days of course access is automatically included with your enrollment. To add more time, simply choose your amount in the “Add More Time” section below. Your options include:

    • 30 days (for a total of 120 days)
    • 60 days (for a total of 150 days)
    • 90 days (for a total of 180 days)
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    This OnDemand review course package includes all the required materials and study tools you'll need to successfully complete the course—by purchasing together, you save at least 15%.

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    To purchase the review course without the required materials, click here. Please note that the package savings is only valid if you purchase the review course with the required materials in one initial transaction. Savings cannot be applied retroactively after purchase.

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    OnDemand video lectures and office hours are presented by Vladimir Calugaru, PhD.

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  • CodeMaster - Seismic Design (2012 IBC and ASCE 7-10) (SDINA12)
    This 6-page laminated reference guide provides an easy-to-follow 11-step procedure for seismic design in accordance with the 2012 IBC and ASCE 7-10, with emphasis on the seismic design of a typical one-to-three story building.
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    CodeMaster - Seismic Design (2012 IBC and ASCE 7-10) (SDINA12)

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    ISBN:  978-1-936039-18-0
    Page Count:    6
    Format:    Booklet
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Structures and Codes Institute

    CodeMaster - Seismic Design (2012 IBC and ASCE 7-10) provides an easy-to-follow 11-step procedure for seismic design in accordance with the 2012 IBC, ASCE 7-10, with emphasis on the seismic design of a typical one-to-three story building.

    A Quick and Easy Reference for Solving Seismic Design Problems

    • An 11-step procedure for completing seismic design as it relates to the seismic design demands
    • Figures that illustrate important problem-solving concepts
    • Tips on applying the 2012 IBC and ASCE 7-10 codes
    • Laminated, 3-hole punched pages 

    Topics Covered

    • Determination of Mapped Spectral Response Accelerations
    • Consideration of Exceptions to the Seismic Code Requirements
    • Seismic Design Category Determination
    • Consideration of Plan and Vertical Structural Irregularities
    • Determination of Seismic Base Shear, Redundancy Coefficient, and Seismic Load Effects
    • Compliance with Drift Control Requirements
    • Determination of Mapped Spectral Response Accelerations
    • Consideration of Exceptions to the Seismic Code Requirements
    • Seismic Design Category Determination
    • Consideration of Plan and Vertical Structural Irregularities
    • Determination of Seismic Base Shear, Redundancy Coefficient, and Seismic Load Effects
    • Compliance with Drift Control Requirements
    $19
  • CodeMaster - Seismic Design Category (2012 IBC / ASCE 7-10) (SDIA12)
    This 2-page, laminated reference contains everything you need to know about the determination of seismic design categories.
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    CodeMaster - Seismic Design Category (2012 IBC / ASCE 7-10) (SDIA12)

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    ISBN:  978-1-936039-14-2
    Page Count:    2
    Format:    Booklet
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Structures and Codes Institute

    CodeMaster Seismic Design Category 2012 IBC/ASCE 7-10 provides a step-by-step procedure to determine a structure’s seismic design category in accordance with the 2012 IBC and ASCE 7-10. Shortcuts and illustrations are provided to help quickly assess applicability of exceptions and find the needed information.

    A Handy Reference for Solving Seismic Design Problems

    • A 6-step procedure for determining a structure’s seismic design category
    • Figures that illustrate important problem-solving concepts
    • Tables that provide valuable information
    • Laminated, 3-hole punched pages
    $13
  • CodeMaster - Structural Wood Design ASD/LRFD (2012 IBC, ASCE 7-10, 2012 NDS) (SWD12)

    New. This six page, laminated reference guide contains information about designing typical wood framing members, including glued laminated timber, in accordance with the 2012 IBC, ASCE 7-10 and 2012 National Design Specification.


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    CodeMaster - Structural Wood Design ASD/LRFD (2012 IBC, ASCE 7-10, 2012 NDS) (SWD12)

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    ISBN:  978-19-3603-925-8
    Page Count:    6
    Format:    Booklet
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Structures and Codes Institute

    New.

    This CodeMaster contains information about designing typical wood framing members, including glued laminated timber, in accordance with the 2012 IBC, ASCE 7-10 and 2012 National Design Specification. This handy laminated guide explains the design process in ten easy-to-understand steps beginning with determining loads and load combinations. Determination of referenced design values for different sizes, species and grades is clearly explained and adjustment factors are presented in a consolidated manner for quick reference, with a matrix indicating when they are required.

    The CodeMaster includes steps for checking stresses and sizing the member; design equations are presented in a clear understandable format with notation defined. Numerous illustrations are provided to show key concepts such as tributary area, span measurement for sloped members, and dressed size versus nominal size. "Secrets of the CodeMaster" are included to help the designer avoid common mistakes.

    A Quick and Easy Reference for Designing Typical Wood Framing Members

    • Illustrations provide clarity on codes described.
    • Solved examples make it easy to understand the information presented.
    $19
  • ASDCM12
    This six page, laminated reference guide provides an easy-to-follow nine step procedure for the allowable stress design of masonry in accordance with the 2012 IBC and the 2011 MSJC Code.
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    CodeMaster - Allowable Stress Design for Masonry (2012 IBC) (ASDCM12)

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    ISBN:  978-1-936039-11-1
    Page Count:    6
    Format:    Booklet
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Structures and Codes Institute

    This six page, laminated reference guide provides an easy-to-follow nine step procedure for the allowable stress design of masonry in accordance with the 2012 IBC and the 2011 MSJC Code. Masonry design by the allowable stress design method must meet the allowable stress design provisions in IBC Section 2107, which requires the design to comply with seismic requirements of IBC Section 2106 and Chapters 1 and 2 of the MSJC Code with some modifications.

    A Quick and Easy Reference for Solving Allowable Stress Design Problems

    • Illustrations provide clarity on codes described.
    • Solved examples make it easy to understand the information presented.
    $19
  • Seismic Design of Building Structures Index
    Easily find the codes and terms you will need during the exam with the Seismic Design of Building Structuresl downloadable index.

     


    Seismic Design of Building Structures Index, 11th Edition

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    Format:    PDF
    Authors:    Michael R. Lindeburg, PE

    Seismic Design of Building Structures presents the seismic design concepts most essential to engineers, architects, and students of civil and structural engineering, and architecture.This book includes two comprehensive indexes—one of key terms and another of seismic building codes—to quickly direct you to the information you are looking for.

    This PDF version of the Seismic Design of Building Structures index is a useful tool when reviewing, and a time-saver during the exam. Add the free index to your cart, and you will be able to access and download the PDF from your PPI Account Profile.

     

  • CBC13

    This 2-volume set is a fully integrated code based on the 2012 International Building Code®


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    2013 California Building Code, Title 24, Part 2 (Volumes 1 & 2 – Includes Parts 8 & 10) (CBC13)

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    ISBN:  978-1-60983-457-9
    Page Count:    2-volume set
    Format:    3-Ring Binder
    Dimensions:    11 1/2 x 11 1/2
    Authors:    International Code Council

    The California Building Code (CBC) contains general building design and construction requirements relating to fire and life safety, structural safety, and access compliance. CBC provisions provide minimum standards to safeguard life or limb, health, property, and public welfare by regulating and controlling the design, construction, quality of materials, use and occupancy, location, and maintenance of all buildings and structures and certain equipment. Matrix Adoption tables are provided at beginning of every chapter in Part 2 to indicate which chapters and sections are adopted by state agencies (for application to their respective occupancies).

    This 2-volume set is a fully integrated code based on the 2012 International Building Code® (IBC). The CBC includes:

    • Title 24, Part 8 California Historical Building Code (CHBC). The CHBC contains regulations of the State Historical Building Safety Board. Provisions contained in the CHBC provide for the preservation, restoration, rehabilitation, relocation, or reconstruction of buildings or structures designated as qualified historical buildings or properties. The CHBC contains alternative solutions for the preservation of qualified historical buildings or properties, to provide access for persons with disabilities, to provide a cost-effective approach to preservation, and to provide for the reasonable safety of the occupants or users.
    • Title 24, Part 10 California Building Standards Commission (CBSC). The CBSC adopts certain provisions of the International Existing Building Code®, Appendix Chapter A1, Seismic Strengthening Provisions for Unreinforced Masonry Bearing Wall Buildings

    Included is a free subscription service for all state updates and supplements. Effective Date: January 1, 2014.

    This Book is Referenced on the Following Exam:

    • California Special Civil Seismic Exam
    $275
  • 2012 International Building Code® (IBC12)

    The 2012 International Building Code® (IBC) addresses the design and installation of building systems through requirements emphasizing performance.


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    2012 International Building Code® (IBC12)

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    ISBN:  978-1-60983-040-3
    Page Count:    704
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    International Code Council

    Featuring time-tested safety concepts and the very latest industry standards in material design, the 2012 International Building Code® (IBC) offers up-to-date, comprehensive insight into the regulations surrounding the design and installation of building systems. It provides valuable structural, fire-, and life-safety provisions that cover means of egress, interior finish requirements, roofs, seismic engineering, innovative construction technology, and occupancy classifications. This content is developed in the context of the broad-based principles that facilitate the use of new materials and building designs, making this an indispensable reference guide for anyone seeking a strong working knowledge of building systems.

    This book features

    • code regulations that safeguard the public health and safety in all communities, large and small
    • code coverage of all buildings except 3-story, one- and two-family dwellings and townhomes
    • free updates, excerpts of code references, technical articles, and more when you register your code book at www.iccsafe.org/ecodes


    This Book is Referenced on the Following Exam:

    • Architect Registration Examination (ARE)
    • CA Special Civil Seismic Exam
    $125
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    More than 4,500 entries covering traditional English, conventional metric, and SI units.
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    Engineering Unit Conversions (UNIT4)

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-099-8
    Page Count:    160
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    6 x 9
    Authors:    Michael R. Lindeburg, PE

    If you have ever struggled with converting grams to slugs, centistokes to square feet per second, or pounds per million gallons (lbm/MG) to milligrams per liter (mg/L), you will appreciate the time-saving value of this book. More than 4,500 entries covering traditional English, conventional metric, and SI units in the fields of civil, mechanical, electrical, and chemical engineering make conversions a snap.

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    Casio FX-115 ES Plus Advanced Scientific Calculator (FX115ESP)

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    Format:    Calculator
    Authors:    Casio

    Casio's FX-115 ES Plus calculator is on the list of approved calculators for the NCEES engineering and surveying exams. Solve exam problems with the versatility and functionality of the Casio FX-115 ES Plus.

    The Casio FX-115 ES Plus Calculator

    • Natural textbook 2-line display = You can find exact roots of quadratic functions, and it displays advanced notation in standard form.
    • Advanced mathematics = You can find the calculation of integrals, derivatives, and summation sequences with the appropriate notation templates. You also can easily identify local maximum and minimum.
    • Engineering functionality = You can access 40 pre-programmed scientific unit conversions. 
    • Enhanced capabilities =  You can utilize complex number calculation, simultaneous and polynomial equation solving, "Calc", "Solv", and base N calculations.
    • Power reliability = It operates on both solar and battery power.

    Master your Casio FX-115 ES Plus Calculator with PPI's Casio Calculator OnDemand Lessons.

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    Maximize your time on exam day by knowing how to use your Casio FX-115 ES Plus Calculator. These 12 easy-to-follow video lessons will provide you with the training, tips, and shortcuts necessary for exam success. Receive 60 days of access from date of purchase.
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    Casio Calculator OnDemand Lessons (OV115ESP)

     

    Format:    Videos
    Authors:    PPI

    Maximize your time on exam day by knowing how to use your Casio FX-115 ES Plus Calculator. These 12 easy-to-follow video lessons will provide you with the training, tips, and shortcuts necessary for exam success.

    You can follow along with the online lessons anytime and anywhere, and all at your own pace. Each lesson contains step-by-step videos that demonstrate calculator functions most likely to be used on exam day.

    You will have unlimited access to the online lessons for 60 days after purchase. They are an excellent reference tool throughout your exam preparation, and will give you added confidence when taking your exam.

    Lesson Topics

    • Base-N Operations
    • Basic Operations
    • Basic Setup and Modes
    • Complex Number Calculations
    • Distribution Calculations
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    • Function Calculations
    • Inequality Calculations
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    • Statistical Operations
    • Symbolic Math
    • Vector Calculations

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    Organize your exam references using these attractive, durable, and easily customizable crack-and-peel book tabs.
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    Customizable Book Tabs (TABPPI)

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    Page Count:    24 Tabs
    Format:    Tabs
    Dimensions:    1 1/4 x 1/2
    Authors:    Editors of PPI

    Quickly locate important information on exam day with these 24 customizable, crack-and-peel book tabs from PPI.

    The Ideal Tool for Organizing Information in Your References

    • Simple to affix to a book page
    • Easily customizable and attractive
    • Tear resistant thanks to their special design

    Please note: Not all state boards allow the use of tabbed reference materials during exams. Confirm with your state board whether you are permitted to use tabbed references.

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