2021 International Building Code: Code Appendices and Best Practices
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Wednesday, May 31, 2023
12:00 – 4:30 pm CDT (incl. 30-min. break)
Applicability of appendices
Submittals and counter reviews
Comments and communications
Burdens and liabilities
Judgement and equity
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4.0 HSW CE Hours
International Code Council:
.4 CEUs (Building)
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Joseph Iliff, CBOBuilding & Zoning Director for Village of Swansea, Illinois
Joseph Iliff has been a building official, building inspector, and city planner for more than 25 years, serving cities in Indiana, Texas, Missouri, and Illinois. He earned an undergraduate degree in urban planning and development from Ball State University. He holds certifications as a residential building inspector, building official, city planner, and floodplain manager. He has taught classes on the residential, building, and property maintenance codes with a focus on preparing students for certification exams and effective administration.
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Course Title: 2021 International Building Code: Code Appendices and Best Practices
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This 4-hour course focuses on the appendices of the 2021 International Building Code. The course will discuss best practices in code compliance and various code appendices, including agricultural buildings, special accessibility and flood-resistant construction. Submittals, counter reviews, burdens, liabilities, judgements and equity are also discussed.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to determine the applicability of various 2021 IBC code appendices.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to analyze code requirements for agricultural buildings, special accessibility and flood-resistant construction.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to analyze code requirements for signs and replicable buildings.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to discuss issues and best practices regarding communications, counter reviews, burdens and liabilities.
LUs: 4.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with code compliance concepts
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
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