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 6.5 HSW continuing education hours to architects and 6.5 PDHs to professional engineers in all states with continuing education requirements.

This seminar is 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, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No 24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota.

This seminar is approved by the International Code Council for 6.5 contact hours and the Building Performance Institute for 1.86 CEUs.

This course offers a continuing education opportunity to contractors. It has not been approved by any state contractor licensing entity for required continuing education credit.

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..