Blueprint Reading for Commercial Construction - Session 2 - Architectural / Structural


  • Dec 17, 2019 01:00 PM – 05:00 PM


  • Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
  • 300 E 9th St
  • Coralville, IA 52241
Fee Type of Fee
$150 MBI Members
$200 Construction Update Subscribers & Non-Members
$400 (Full series) MBI Members
$450 (Full series) Construction Update Subscribers & Non-Members

Brochure and Registration

This session is SOLD OUT. To be added to the waiting list, please contact Nichole Fry at or (515) 657-4386.

Presenter: Brad Perkins, Construction Engineering, Senior Lecturer, Iowa State University - Ames, IA

Session 2: Architectural / Structural 

This session will focus on the reading and use of architectural and structural plans and specifications. Architectural and structural plan reading topics to be discussed include the following:

• Standard symbols, plan organization, specification organization
• Use of standard architectural scales
• Architectural plan views, details, elevations, and sections
• Use of architectural schedules, notes, and symbols
• Structural foundation plans
• Plan reading for structural building systems, including precast concrete, structural steel, site cast concrete, and masonry

Master Builder Designation: 4 Project Management