Registration: 8:00 – 8:30 am
Morning Session: 8:30 – 11:45 am
Lunch (On your own): 11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Afternoon Session: 12:45 – 5:00 pm
The Who, What, Where, When and How of the
Virginia Existing Building Code (VEBC)
Purpose and scope
The Basics of the VEBC
Alterations Level 1
The Fundamentals of the VEBC
Alterations Level 2
Alterations Level 3
Change of occupancy
The Rest of the VEBC
The 2018 Changes
“The Virginia Way”
7.0 Continuing Ed. Hours
7.0 Continuing Ed. Hours (HSW)
7.0 AIA LU|HSW
International Code Council
.7 CEUs (Building)
DHCD Certified Code Enforcement
7.0 Continuing Ed. Hours
Non-Credit CE Opportunity
Continuing Education Credit Information
This seminar is open to the public and offers 7.0 (HSW) continuing education hours to architects and 7.0 continuing education hours to engineers in Virginia. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Virginia.
This event has been approved by the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System for 7.0 LU|HSW Units (Sponsor No. J885). Only full attendance can be reported to the AIA. Visit www.halfmoonseminars.org to view complete AIA/CES information under this course listing.
Architects and engineers seeking continuing education credit in other states will be able to apply the hours earned at this seminar, in most cases. Refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility.
The International Code Council has approved this program for .7 CEUs in the specialty area of Building (Preferred Provider No. 1232).
This course offers 7.0 continuing education hours to DHCD building officials, property maintenance officials, and technical assistants employed by a jurisdiction. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval.
This seminar offers a continuing education opportunity to construction contractors but has not been approved by any state contractor licensing entity.
Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire program. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.
J. Kenneth Payne Jr.
Vice President of Quality Control, Risk Management and Training atMoseley Architect
sMr. Payne is the “Dean” of Moseley University and has represented AIA-VA since 2000 on workgroups promulgating the building code, including the upcoming adoption of the 2018 VUSBC. He was instrumental in drafting the “rewrite” of the 2015 and 2018 Virginia Existing Building Code, with nearly 50 code change proposals. Mr. Payne is an existing building code instructor at the Jack A. Proctor Virginia Building Code Academy and worked with the Academy committee that developed the 2015 VEBC update and regular training module and content for all code enforcement officials and reviewers. He was appointed by the governor of Virginia to serve on the State Building Code Technical Review Board and has been recognized for his efforts in code development with the following awards: “Presidential Citation” by AIA Virginia, “Jack A. Proctor Meritorious Service Award for Registered Design Professionals” by the Virginia Building Code Officials Association (VBCOA), and “Award for Distinguished Achievement” by AIA Virginia. He has presented in many venues, including: VBCOA annual education conferences, AIA Virginia’s Architectural Exchange East conventions, Virginia Fire Prevention Association training conference, Virginia Governor’s housing conference, SpArc national symposiums, CEFPI regional conference, the National AIA Convention and numerous local building departments and VBCOA regional meetings.
AIA Provider Statement:
HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES (email@example.com or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).
This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.
AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.
Course Title: 2015 Virginia Existing Building Code.
Delivery Method: Live
Course Description: This 7.0 hour live lecture presentation covers the development, purpose, scope, and general provisions of the Virginia Existing Building Code and provisions for accessibility, repairs, alterations, change of occupancy, additions and historic buildings,
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to explain and comply with Code provisions for accessibility and repairs.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with Code provisions for change of oocupancy, additions, and historic buildings.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to explain the development, purpose, scope, and general provisions of the Virginia Existing Building Code.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to differentiate the three levels of existing building alterations, and be able to comply with applicable Code requirements.
LUs: 7.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with existing building codes and provisions.
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 06/27/2021
Complaint Resolution Policy:
Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.