2021 International Building Code: Occupancy Classifications
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Wednesday, February 8, 2023
12:00 – 4:30 pm CST (incl. 30-min. break)
Classification of occupancies
Group A: Assemblies
Group B: Businesses
Group E: Education
Group F: Factories
Group I: Institutions
Group M: Mercantile
Group R: Residences
Groups S and U: Storage and Utilities
Group H: Hazards
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4.0 HSW CE Hours
4.0 AIA LU|HSWs
International Code Council:
.4 CEUs (Building)
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Joseph Iliff, CBOBuilding & Zoning Director for Village of Swansea, Illinois
Joseph 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: 2021 International Building Code: Occupancy Classifications
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This 4-hour course focuses on chapter 3 of the 2021 International Building Code: Occupancy Classifications and Use. The course discusses classification of occupancy and closely examines the parameters of each group.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to define and classify an Assembly Group A occupancy and a Business Group B occupancy.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to define and classify an Educational Group E occupancy and a Factory Group F occupancy.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to define and classify an Institution Group I occupancy and a Mercantile Group M occupancy.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to define and classify Residency Group R occupancies, Hazard Group H occupancies, and Storage and Utility Groups S & U occupancies.
LUs: 4.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with code compliance concepts
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 12/07/2025
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