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COURSE: WENG 481 Contingency Facility Design

OBJECTIVE:  To provide fundamental tools to design simple facilities while deployed.
DESCRIPTION:  This course includes theories, principles, and techniques for designing simple facilities supporting contingencies and humanitarian operations. Specific areas covered include determining facility requirements and scope, site development, preliminary design, final design, and design review of a simple facility. A significant number of hours are dedicated to fundamental design in the areas of Architecture, Civil, Structural, Mechanical, and Electrical. Design considerations will include site selection, structural analysis, electrical analysis, HVAC analysis, plumbing design, and overall code compliance. This course is technically challenging and students will be expected to complete a series of design exercises in and out of the classroom culminating in a final facility design.
PRIMARY AUDIENCE:  *32E Civil Engineer Officer
SECONDARY AUDIENCE:  DAF Civilian
PREREQUISITES: None
DELIVERY METHOD(S):  In-resident Course
COURSE OFFERINGS: 
Offering Location Dates Times Student Enrollment Window Course Director
24B Wright Patterson AFB 29-Jul-24 - 9-Aug-24 0800 - 1700 30-Apr-24 - 8-Jul-24 Brett Betit
25A Wright Patterson AFB 6-Jan-25 - 17-Jan-25 0800 - 1700 8-Oct-24 - 16-Dec-24 Brett Betit
25B Wright Patterson AFB 28-Jul-25 - 08-Aug-25 0800 - 1700 29-Apr-25 - 7-Jul-25 Brett Betit

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