(IRC 2021) Fundamental Provisions, Concepts, and Existing Buildings
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Wednesday, May 18, 2022
11:00 am – 3:30 pm CDT (incl. 30-min. break)
Joseph Iliff CBO
History of the code
The code development process
Layout of the code
Scope of the IRC
Residential code versus the building code
Impact of other codes in residential construction
Alternative means of compliance
Sections for existing buildings
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4.0 HSW CE Hours
4.0 AIA LU|HSW
International Code Council:
.4 CEUs (Building)
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Joseph Iliff CBO
Building & Zoning Director for Village of Swansea, Illinois
Mr. 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: Fundamental Provisions, Concepts, and Existing Buildings
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course on the 2021 IRC (part of a 10-part series) examines the fundamental provisions and concepts of the code, plus a look at the sections on existing buildings.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to explain the code development process, explore how the code is laid out, and describe its scope.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to compare and contrast the residential code with the building code, and explain the impact of other codes on residential construction.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to identify alternative means of compliance when working with the 2021 IRC.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to identify other standards referenced within the 2021 IRC, reference its appendices, and explore the code’s sections on existing buildings.
LUs: 4.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with code compliance concepts
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 03/09/2025
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