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Presented by Robert J. Schutz
Building Code Background and Application
Development of the 2021 IBC
Code update and adoption processes
Accessibility – ICC A 117.1
Overview of what has changed and what has not
Building Classification, Occupancy and Safety
Classification of structures
Occupancy and special uses
Fire resistance-rated construction
Fire protection systems
Means of egress
Regulation of Building Components
Soils and foundations
Use of Specific Materials and Construction Techniques
Wood Glass and glazing
Regulation of Interior Construction
Gypsum board and plaster
Mechanical, Fuel Gas, Plumbing and Electrical Provisions
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7.0 HSW CE Hours
7.0 AIA LU|HSW
International Code Council
.7 CEUs (Building)
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Robert J. Schutz
Robert J. Schutz is a recently retired building official with the City of Columbus, Ohio. He was previously a senior staff engineer with the International Code Council in product development after several years as their manager of instructors in the ICC Training & Education Department. He has also served as an assistant architect administrator at the Ohio Board of Building Standards. While with the State of Ohio, he oversaw the new Residential Code of Ohio program, including certification of local residential code departments and personnel. His varied previous experiences include active military service during the 1980s as an Army Corps of Engineers (ACE) officer; building code enforcement for several central Ohio jurisdictions, including ten years as chief building official (CBO) for the City of Powell where he also served as city engineer and director of public services; and chief engineer for the Ohio Department of Health, where he chaired the state’s plumbing advisory board, was chief of plumbing and was a voting member on the Ohio Board of Building Standards.
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Course Title: International Building Code 2021
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course examines International Building Code 2021 provisions for building classifications, occupancy, safety, special uses, interior construction and environment, specific materials and construction techniques, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, fuel gas systems, and accessibility, and fire protection.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to reference and discuss compliance standards for IBC 2021 provisions for interior construction, including gypsum board and plaster, interior finishes, and interior environment.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to reference and discuss compliance standards for IBC 2021 provisions for fire resistance-rated construction, fire protection systems, and means of egress.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to reference and discuss compliance standards for IBC 2021 provisions for exterior walls, roof assemblies, structural design, and foundations,
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to reference and discuss compliance standards for IBC 2021 provisions for use of specific materials, including concrete, masonry, wood, aluminum, steel, and glass and glazing.
Learning Objective 5:
Learners will be able to reference and discuss compliance standards for IBC 2021 provisions for mechanical, fuel gas, plumbing and electrical systems
LUs: 7.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Experience with design and construction and building code compliance
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 10/21/2023
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