Webinar instructions will be emailed before the date of the webinar.

Day One: Tuesday, January 26, 2021
10:00 am – 2:30 pm CST (including a 30-min. break)
Day Two: Wednesday, January 27, 2021
10:00 am – 1:30 pm CST (including a 30-min. break)

(Please log into the webinar 15 – 30 minutes before start time)


Presented by Lawrence Lile, PE, LEED AP BD+C, QCxP

International Building Code 2021 Day One
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 | 10:00 am – 2:30 pm CST (including a 30-min. break)

Building Code Background and Application
Development of the International Building Code 2021
Code adoption process
Five disasters that shaped modern building codes
Local building codes
Major changes in the IBC 2021 – new fire detection and protection provisions,
new mass timber requirements, new requirements for specific occupancies

Building Classification, Occupancy and Safety
Chapter 3: Occupancy classification and use
Chapter 6: The five types of construction
Chapter 5: Building height and area
Chapter 10: Means of egress
Review exercise


International Building Code 2021 Day Two
Wednesday, January 27, 2021 | 10:00 am – 1:30 pm CST (including a 30-min. break)

Special Cases and Interior Requirements
The five most expensive questions in code analysis
Chapter 7: Passive fire protection
Chapter 4: Special detailed requirements
Small group exercise – new headquarters
Chapter 11 & 13: Accessibility, energy efficiency
Review take-home exercises

Structure and Specific Materials
Chapter 8: Interior finishes
Chapter 12: Interior environment
Chapter 16-24: Structural design and structural materials
Chapter 23-26: Glass, gypsum board, plastic
Chapter 27-30: Electrical mechanical, plumbing, elevators
Chapter 9: Fire protection systems, fire and smoke protection

Safety Requirements During Construction
Chapter 33: Safeguards during construction
Protection of workers, public, and adjoining property
Questions and wrap-up


Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.

Webinars are presented via GoToWebinar, an easy-to-use application that can be run on most systems and tablets. Instructions and login information will be provided in an email sent close to the date of the webinar. It is highly recommended that you download, install and test the application before the webinar begins by clicking on the link in the email.

GoToWebinar App requirements:
Windows 7 – 10 or Mac OSX Mavericks (10.9) – macOS Catalina (10.15)

Web Browser:
The two most recent version of the following browsers:
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer v11 (or later) with Flash enabled

Internet connection:
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Professional Engineers
7.0 PDHs

7.0 HSW CE Hours

7.0 LU|HSW

International Code Council
.7 CEUs (Building)


Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar offers 7.0 PDHs to professional engineers and 7.0 HSW continuing
education hours to architects licensed in all states.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in
Florida (Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey
(Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina (S-0130), and North Dakota. HalfMoon
Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers
and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing
Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2)). Other
states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses.

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this
course for 7.0 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the

The International Code Council has approved this event for .7 CEUs in the specialty area
of Building (Preferred Provider No. 1232).

Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event, respond
to prompts and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation
(multiple attempts allowed).


Lawrence Lile

Owner of Lile Engineering in Ashland, MO
Mr. Lile is the owner of Lile Engineering, which specializes in commercial energy solutions and LEED certification consulting. Mr. Lile has worked in the design industry for over 30 years, on healthcare, industrial, commercial and educational construction projects. He has been involved in electrical and mechanical design, as well as construction management and commissioning. He has volunteered for local city boards and commissions, including the City of Columbia Energy and Environment Commission, which he chaired from 2009 – 2015, helping the City review and adopt new building codes. Mr. Lile is a licensed Professional Engineer in Missouri.

AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES ( or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

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 cases, interior finishes, structural design and materials, electrical, mechanical, plumbing systems, fire and smoke protection, and safety requirements during construction.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to identify and discuss major changes in the International Building Code 2021, including fire detection and protection provisions, mass timber requirements, and requirements for specific occupancies.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to identify and comply with building classification, occupancy and safety provisions.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to identify and comply with provisions for special cases,, accessibility, and energy-efficiency.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to identify and comply with provisions for interior finishes, interior environment, structural design and materials, and fire protections systems and fire and smoke protection.

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

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.

USB/Manual Price: $299.00

Currently, our self-study products DO NOT qualify for AIA, ASLA, LACES or CLARB credit.

HalfMoon will mail you these materials via USPS. Please allow 2 weeks from the date of purchase to receive your product. If the live seminar is in the future, please allow 5 weeks from the date of the live seminar.

The USB Mp3+PDF package includes an Mp3 audio recording of a live seminar on a USB thumb drive along with a PDF file of the manual that was distributed at the seminar. The manual contains written materials prepared by the seminar speaker(s).

The Mp3 audio recording contains embedded number codes, which you are required to document and return to HalfMoon if you wish to obtain a certificate of completion for the program. The acceptance of self-administered continuing education activities varies widely between states and professions. Before undertaking any self-study effort, you should review the rules of your licensing/certifying entity.

HalfMoon Education guarantees its products. The self-study products are recorded from a live seminar and there are circumstances where an audio recording is not available. HalfMoon will contact you and issue a full refund if the product you ordered is not available. If you are not happy with a product you receive, you can return the product for a full refund. However, refunds will not be issued if completion certificates are requested.

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