2021 International Building Code: Means of Egress
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Wednesday, March 22, 2023
12:00 – 4:30 pm CDT (incl. 30-min. break)
Calculating occupant load
Elements of egress
Number of exits
Size of egress
Access travel distance
Accessible means of egress
Illumination of exits
Stairways and ramps
Guards and handrails
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4.0 HSW CE Hours
International Code Council:
.4 CEUs (Building)
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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: Means of Egress
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This 4-hour course focuses on chapter 10 of the 2021 International Building Code: Means of Egress. The course will assist design professionals in designing and constructing code-compliant means of egress by explaining the calculation of occupant loads, number of exits and travel distance and by discussing size of egress and accessibility.
Learning Objective 1: Learners will be able to calculate the occupant load of a structure and determine the number of required exits.
Learning Objective 2: Learners will be able to identify the elements of egress, including stairways, ramps, guards, handrails and illuminated exits, and discuss code-compliant design.
Learning Objective 3: Learners will be able to determine the size of egress and the access travel distance.
Learning Objective 4: Learners will be able to consider accessibility issues as they relate to means of egress.
LUs: 4.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with code compliance concepts
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 12/08/2025
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