Simpson Strong-Tie is Approved for Continuing Education Credits for Architects

Nine free online courses help architects to earn LU/HSW credits.

For the past several decades, Simpson Strong-Tie has made training customers a priority, offering the most relevant and up-to-date educational courses to help improve product specification and installation as well as reduce the cost of construction. The company is pleased to announce that it has been approved as a provider of Learning Units for Health Safety and Welfare credits (LU/HSW) by the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (AIA/CES).

Simpson Strong-Tie recognizes that continuing education in architecture is crucial to advancing and improving the profession. The company offers nine free online courses for architects to earn LU/HSW credits, including Understanding Moment Frames, High-Wind Design, Seismic Design and Shear-Wall Design for Wood-Framed Construction. For more information and to register for an online course, visit

The company is also accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) to offer Continuing Education Units (CEUs). For more information about the company’s online instruction and in-classroom training workshops, visit