Course Offerings

Course Title Course Dates Host Location Comment

Design of Steel Bridges for Fatigue & Fracture



2-1/2 day course at Purdue or

2-day course out-of-state

High Strength
Structural Bolting


1-1/2 day course at Purdue or

1-day course out-of-state

Implementing Effective Retrofits on Selected Steel Bridge Details

TBD Purdue University

2 full day course

Currently by invitation only


Inspecting Steel Bridges for Fatigue

Nov. 9 & 10, 2022

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Purdue University
Bowen Laboratory
1040 South River Road,
West Lafayette, IN 47907

1-1/2 day course at Purdue or

1-day course out-of-state

Welding in an Infrastructure System

TBD   1-day course

Participants of each course will receive breakfast, lunch, booklet of training materials, case studies, hands-on exercises, and CEU/PDH's for the course.  Each course is designed around experience-based learning, taking advantage of the expansive S-BRITE Center Bridge Component Gallery and the Purdue University Bowen Laboratory resources to provide a comprehensive training experience.

Course instructors include:

  • Dr. Robert J. Connor of Purdue University
  • Dr. Mark Bowman, P.E., of Purdue University
  • Mr. Phil Fish, C.W.I., formerly of Fish & Associates
  • Mr. Gerald Schroeder, P.E., of Fish & Associates
  • Dr. Jason B. Lloyd, P.E., of National Steel Bridge Alliance
  • Mr. Thomas Bradt, of Purdue University
  • Mr. Curtis Schroeder, P.E., C.W.I, of Purdue University

To schedule a course at your location, contact Dr. Robert Connor (765-496-8272 or rconnor@purdue.edu).