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Wednesday, March 31, 2021
8:30 am – 5:00 pm PDT (incl. a 60-min. break)

Presented by

Samir Mokashi

Code Development, Application, and Administration
Development of the International Building Code
Code adoption processes in Washington
Code update process
Code intent
Code enforcement

Building Classification, Occupancy and Safety
Classification of structures
Occupancy and uses

Building Classification, Occupancy and Safety
Special uses
Fire resistance-rated construction
Fire protection systems

Regulation of Building Envelope
Exterior walls
Exterior doors and windows
Roof assemblies

Protection of Building Occupants
Occupant load
Means of egress
Plumbing fixture counts

Materials Specific and Regulations Structural and Non-Structural
Gypsum board and plaster, interior finishes, interior, environment, concrete, aluminum,
masonry, steel, wood, glass and glazing

Safety Requirements During Construction
Protection of workers, structure under construction, public and adjoining property

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:
 Minimum of 1Mbps       Hardware: 2GB RAM or more


Credits: Professional Engineers:
7.0 PDHs

6.5 HSW CE Hours

7.0 LU|HSWs

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|HSWs (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is
reportable to the AIA/CES.

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
these events, respond to prompts and earn a passing score (80%) on the
quizzes that follows the presentation (multiple attempts allowed).


Samir Mokashi

Principal/Owner at Code Unlimited
Mr. Mokashi is a founding principal at Code Unlimited, a code consulting firm with offices in Oregon, Washington, New York, and Tennessee. He received an undergraduate degree in Architecture from Sir J.J. College of Architecture in India and his masters degree in Architecture from the University of Oregon. He has over 25 years of experience in architectural design, project management, business management, and code compliance. Mr. Mokashi is highly respected for his knowledge of the codes, his ability to guide complex projects, his dynamic presentations, and his insightful code seminars.
Code Unlimited is a full-service code consulting firm with the ability to handle projects of varying sizes and complexities with deep knowledge of ICC codes, state adoptions, ADA standards, OSHA regulations, and many NFPA standards. The firm is well known for its ability to resolve complex code issues using computer modelling, and other performance analysis methods when prescriptive paths are not available or desirable.

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 with Washington Amendments

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course examines International Building Code provisions and Washington amendments for building classifications, occupancy, safety, building envelope construction, protection of building occupants, specific structural and non-structural materials, and safety requirements during construction.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to identify and interpret International Building Codes with Washington amendments regarding the classification of structures, occupancy and uses, special uses, fire-resistance-rated construction, and fire protection systems to protect occupants.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to identify and comply with IBC provisions for exterior walls, exterior doors and windows, and roof assemblies.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to identify and comply with IBC provisions for occupant loads, means of egress, and plumbing fixture counts designed for the protection of building occupants.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to identify and comply with IBC regulations for the use of specific structural and non-structural materials, including gypsum board and plaster, interior finishes, interior environment, concrete, aluminum, masonry, steel, wood, glass, and glazing.

Learning Objective 5:
Learners will be able to identify and comply with IBC provisions for safety during construction that aims to protect workers, the public, and adjoining property.

LUs: 7.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with interpreting and complying with building codes

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 02/02/2024

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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