Course Curriculum (Duration: 40 Hrs.)

Chapter 1: Introduction to ETABS

  1. Overview of ETABS
  2. Getting Help
  3. Templates and Defaults
  4. Graphical User Interface
  5. ETABS Screen Menus
  6. Units System
  7. Coordinate Systemes

 

Chapter 2: Modelling In ETABS

  1. Starting a New Model
  2. New Model Quick Templates
  3. Grid System Data
  4. Add Structural Objects
  5. Edit Stories and Grid Systems
  6. Add Grid at Selected Joints
  7. Grid Options
  8. Save the Model

 

Chapter 3: Editing Properties

  1. Replicate
  2. Extrude

Extrude Joints to Frames

Extrude Frame to Shells

  1. Merge Joints
  2. Align Joints/Frames/Edges
  3. Move Joints/Frames/Shells
  4. Edit Frames
  5. Edit Shells

 

Chapter 4: Defining Properties

  1. Material Properties
  2. Section Properties
  3. Load Patterns
  4. Shell Uniform Load Sets
  5. Load Cases
  6. Load Combinations

 

Chapter 5: Structural Objects

  1. Draw Grids
  2. Draw Dimension Lines
  3. Draw Joint Objects
  4. Draw Beam/Column/Brace Objects
  5. Draw Floor/Wall Objects
  6. Draw Reference Points
  7. Draw Reference Planes
  8. Draw Wall Stacks

 

 

Chapter 6: Selection Properties

  1. Select
  2. Deselect
  3. Invert Selection

 

Chapter 7: Assign

  1. Joint
  2. Frame
  3. Shell
  4. Joint Loads
  5. Frame Loads
  6. Shell Loads

 

Chapter 8: Design

  1. Steel Frame Design
  2. Concrete Frame Design
  3. Composite Beam Design
  4. Composite Column Design
  5. Steel Joist Design
  6. Shear Wall Design
  7. Steel Connection Design

 

Chapter 9: Detailing

  1. Detailing Process
  2. Edit Views
  3. Create and Manage Drawing Sheets

 

Chapter 10: Display & Generate Results

  1. Obtain Basic Graphical Displays
  2. Graphical Displays using Model Explorer
  3. Tabular Display of Results
  4. Summary Report
  5. Export Results