2021 International Residential Code: Structural Design
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Tuesday, December 12, 2023
12:00 – 4:30 pm CST
Presented by Joseph Iliff, CBO
- Design parameters
- Climatic and geographic design criteria
- Wind and seismic loads
- Dead loads and live loads
- Foundation design
- Floor framing, joist and beam span tables
- Brace wall design and simplified braced wall design
- Roof framing and sheathing
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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 Residential Code: Structural Design
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course on the 2021 IRC (part of a 10-part series) examines code provisions for residential structural design. Topics of focus include geographical design parameters, wind and seismic loads, dead and live loads, foundation design, wall design, roof framing and more.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to analyze residential design parameters based on climatic and geographic criteria.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to consider wind and seismic loads and comply with related code requirements.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with code provisions for joist and beam spans, wood floor framing, roof framing and sheathing.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to consider the dead loads and live loads that may be placed on specific residential structures and analyze proper foundation design.
LUs: 4.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Experience with residential design
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 09/20/2026
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