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8:30 – 11:40 am EDT
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12:10 – 4:30 pm EDT
Michael L. Savage, Sr., Mcp, Cbo, Cfps, Cei-m
Development and Enforcement of the Florida Residential Code
Development of International Residential Code
Adoption and enforcement of 2020 Florida Building Code
Florida amendments to the IRC
Code enforcement, and future of the Code in Florida
Building Planning and Shell Construction (Chapters 2-10)
Alternative provisions and design criteria
Wind effects and protection of openings
Story height and live loads
Fire-resistant construction and exterior walls
Dwelling unit separations and garage separation
Garages and carports
Ingress, egress and stairways
Fire and carbon monoxide safety and detection
Wood and wood-based products
Floods, storms and drainage
Soils and foundations
Framing and fastening
Walls and wall covering
Fireplaces and chimneys
Energy Efficiency (Chapter 11)
Building thermal envelope
Permanent energy certificate
Insulation and fenestration
Mechanical, Fuel, Plumbing and Electrical Systems
International Plumbing Code (IPC) and National Electrical Code (NEC)
Appliance installation and exhaust systems
Fuel gas systems and appliances
Plumbing fixtures Drains
Backflow preventers, venting, sumps and ejectors
Fire sprinkler systems
Electrical system grounding
Intersystem bonding termination
Pools, spas and hot tubs
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7.0 FL Area of
Practice CE Hours
Florida Approval Pending
7.0 AIA LU|HSW
International Code Council
.7 CEUs (Building)
Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar is open to the public and offers 7.0 HSW continuing education hours to architects and landscape architects and 7.0 PDHs for professional engineers in most states, including Florida.
HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education provider for Florida architects (Provider No. 0001388) and Florida engineers (Provider No. 0004647). HalfMoon Education has applied to the Florida Bureau of Education and Training for course approval for architects and landscape architects (Provider No. 0001388). Current information on these credits can be found at www.halfmoonseminars.org under this course listing.
This webinar is approved by the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System for 7.0 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). The AIA/CES approval qualifies this seminar for Florida architects.
The International Code Council has approved this webinar 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 all prompts, and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple attempts allowed).
Michael L. Savage Sr. MCP. CBO. CFPS. CEI-M
Director of Building Safety for Marion County, Florida
Mr. Savage has been in the inspection field for more than 25 years. He has been a plans examiner, a combination inspector, a chief inspector and chief building official. Mr. Savage has completed plan reviews and inspections on all types of structures from single-family dwellings, decks and sheds, to micro-breweries and manufacturing/industrial facilities. He currently serves as the director of building safety/building official for Marion County, Florida. Mr. Savage holds more than 39 International Code Council certifications, including master code professional and certified building official. In addition, he is a NFPA-certified fire protection specialist (CFPS) and IAEI certified electrical inspector – master. He is also licensed as a building, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical inspector in the State of Maryland, and he is a qualified electrical inspector in the State of Delaware. Mr. Savage is also licensed as a building, electrical, plumbing and mechanical inspector in the State of New Mexico. He is actively involved in the code making processes and holds committee memberships on such bodies as NFPA, IAEI and UL, and is a member of the International Code Council (ICC) Board of Directors. Mr. Savage’s past positions include the following; President of the Central New Mexico Chapter of Building Officials, President of the IAEI NM Chapter, ICC Region XI Development Committee and past president and Executive Council member of Region XI. Mr. Savage was appointed to the ICC-Evaluation Services Board of Managers in 2015, the ICC Compliance Code Action Committee (CCAC) and the ICC Code Correlation Committee (CCC). He has taught, and implemented, Special Inspections programs throughout the country resulting in safer, code compliant buildings.