2021 International Building Code: Types of Construction
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Wednesday, February 22, 2023
12:00 – 4:30 pm CST (incl. 30-min. break)
Function of classifications
Passive fire protection
Active fire protection
Combustible materials in type I and II
Maximum heights and areas
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4.0 HSW CE Hours
4.0 AIA LU|HSWs
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: Types of Construction
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This 4-hour course focuses on chapter 6 of the 2021 International Building Code: Types of Construction. The course discusses the function of classifications, active and passive fire protection, combustible materials, and closely examines each construction type.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to explain the functions of classifications and determine maximum heights and areas.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to discuss the differences between and design components of active and passive fire protection.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to define, classify and understand the parameters of each construction type I-V.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to locate and identify combustible materials permitted in buildings of Type I or II construction.
LUs: 4.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with code compliance concepts
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 12/07/2025
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