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 andOccupancy (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 Contact Hours/PDHs

Building Performance Institute
1.86 CEUs

International Code Council
6.5 Contact Hours

Non-Mandatory Cont. Ed.

This seminar is open to the public and offers up to 6.5 HSW continuing education hours to architects and 6.5 PDHs to professional engineers in all states.

HalfMoon Education is deemed a New York-approved continuing education provider for architects via its affiliation with the American Institute of Architects. HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education provider for New York engineers (NYSED Sponsor No. 35) and New Jersey engineers (Approval No. 24GP00000700). HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for architects and engineers in Florida and is an approved engineer continuing education provider in Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, and North Dakota.

This event 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.

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 event offers a continuing education opportunity to construction contractors, but it has not been approved by any state with a continuing education requirement for contractors.