Registration:                    8:30 – 9:00 am

Morning Session:             9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Lunch (On your own):       12:30 – 1:30 pm

Afternoon Session:           1:30 – 5:00 pm

A Brief History of Modern Code Development

     Effective use of the IBC

     Chapter 1 – Scope and administration

     Modifications and alternatives to code compliance

     Requirements for permitting

     Chapter 3 – Use and occupancy classification

     Chapter 4 – Special detailed requirements based on use and occupancy (summary only)

Chapter 5 – General Building Heights and Areas

     Table 503 – What’s changed?

     Mixed use and occupancy

     Chapter 6 – Types of construction

Chapter 7 – Fire and Smoke Protection Features

     Exterior walls

     Fire walls

     Fire barriers

     Fire partitions

     Smoke barriers

     Smoke partitions

     Chapter 8 – Interior finishes

Chapter 9 – Fire Protection Systems

     Chapter 10 – Means of egress

     Chapters 11, 16, 17 & 34


     Structural design

     Special inspections

     Existing buildings


     6.5 HSW Contact Hours
     6.5 AIA HSW Learning Units

Professional Engineers
     6.5 PDHs

Building Performance Institute
     1.86 CEUs

International Code Council
     6.5 Contact Hours

     Voluntary Cont. Ed.

Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers 6.5 HSW continuing education hours to architects and 6.5 PDHs to professional engineers in most states, including Vermont architects. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Vermont.

This seminar is approved by the American Institute of Architects for 6.5 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885).

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for architects in Florida and is deemed an approved sponsor for architects in New York. HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, NewJersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No.35), North Carolina, and North Dakota.

The Building Performance Institute has awarded 1.86 CEUs for the completion of this seminar.

The International Code Council has approved this event for 6.5 contact hours (.65 CEUs) in the specialty area of building.

This seminar offers construction contractors a continuing education activity; it has not been approved by any state contractor licensing entity with a continuing education requirement.

Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.