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

International Code Council

     6.5 Contact Hours

Building Performance Institute

     1.86 CEUs


     Non-Mandatory Cont. Ed.

Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers up to 6.5 HSW contact hours to architects and 6.5 PDHs to professional engineers in all states. HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education provider for New Jersey engineers (Approval No. 24GP00000700). Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Pennsylvania.

This event has been approved by the American Institute of Architects for 6.5 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885). Courses approved by the AIA qualify for New Jersey architects.

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

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

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

This seminar also offers a non-mandatory education opportunity for contractors; it has not been approved in any state which has a contractor 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.