Complying with the Residential Provisions of the IECC 2021
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Friday, October 28, 2022
8:30 am – 4:30 pm CDT (including a 60-min. break)
Daniel A. Huard
General Administration of the Code
Code history and development
ASHRAE 90.1 Standard
Development of the International Energy Efficiency Code 2021
Adoption by states and municipalities
Scope and general requirements
IECC Residential Chapters 2-3
Materials, systems and equipment
Code Compliance Alternatives
Energy rating index compliance alternative
Chapter 4: Residential Energy Efficiency
Building thermal envelope
• Insulation requirements
• Fenestration requirements
R-values and U-factor alternatives
• Ceilings, access doors
• Mass walls, basement walls, sunrooms
• Slab-on-grade floors
• Air leakage and testing
Fireplaces and fuel-burning appliances
Chapter 4: Heating and Cooling Systems
Ductwork insulation and sealing
Service hot water systems
Mechanical ventilation systems
Pools and spas
Chapter 4: Electrical Power and Lighting Systems
Chapter 5: Existing Buildings
Making building alterations
Building repairs and maintenance
Change of occupancy
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6.5 HSW CE Hours
6.5 AIA LU|HSW
International Code Council:
.65 CEUs (Energy)
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Daniel A. Huard
Daniel A. Huard Co-Founder and Principal of Humann Building Solutions, LLC in Las Vegas, NV
Mr. Huard received a Mechanical Engineering degree from Niagara College and Bachelor and Master of Architecture and Master of Urban Planning degrees from SUNY at Buffalo. He holds multiple professional accreditations including LEED AP O+M as well as LEED AP BD+C from Green Business Certification Inc. He was elevated to LEED Fellow in 2017 and additionally is a WELL Faculty member. Mr. Huard’s professional expertise has contributed to numerous domestic and international high performance building, sustainable and restorative development projects, as well as international events including Greenbuild, WaterBuild, Global Health & Wellness Summit, Living Future unConference, WaterSmart Innovations, Advanced Energy Conference, Energy Management Congress, CAPAC and G2E to name a few. Humann Building Solutions focuses on all aspects of green building and development globally including professional program and project management, construction management, green building consulting, ASHRAE-ANSI accredited commissioning provision, and WELL health-safety rating in addition to building certifications, operational optimization, project validation, investment-grade auditing, net-zero and net-positive systems designs and implementations.
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Course Title: Complying with the Residential Provisions of the IECC 2021
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course examines the residential provisions of the 2021 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), including Code development, scope and requirements, climate zones, code compliance alternatives, residential energy efficiency, HVAC systems, electrical power and lighting systems, and requirements for building additions, building alterations, repairs and change of occupancy.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to discuss the development of the 2021 International Energy Efficiency Code, including the scope, general requirements, amendments and referenced standards.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to comply with IECC residential provisions for HVAC systems, including those for control systems, duct work insulation, service hot water, and mechanical ventilation.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to comply with IECC residential provisions for electrical power systems and lighting systems.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to comply with IECC residential provisions for building additions, alterations, building repairs and maintenance, and changes of occupancy.
LUs: 6.5 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Experience in interpreting building codes and understanding compliance standards
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 04/12/2025
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