2021 International Residential Code: Residential Structural Design
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Friday, March 12, 2021,
11:00 am – 3:30 pm CST (incl. 30-min. break)
Jared Agee, MCP, CBO
Alternative design methods
Applicable climatic and geographic design criteria
Wind and seismic loads
Dead loads and live loads
Bearing strength of soil
Footing sizing and design
Joist and beam spans
Wood floor framing
Out-of-plane force resistance
Brace wall design and simplified braced wall design
Roof framing and sheathing
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.4 CEUs (Building)
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Jared Agee, MCP CBODivision Director of Building and Code Enforcement for St. Charles County, Missouri
Mr. Agee is the director of Building and Code Enforcement for St. Charles County, Missouri. Previously, he worked in urban and suburban municipal governments managing building code enforcement, facilities, and information technology. Prior to his public sector positions, Mr. Agee worked in the construction industry in design and project management.
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Course Title: Residential Structural Design
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course examines 2021 International Residential Code provisions for residential structural design loads, including those for wind, seismic, dead, and live. It also covers design provisions for soil bearing strength, footing size, joist and beam spans, wood floor framing, floor sheathing, truss design, braced wall design, and roof framing and sheathing.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with 2021 IRC building design provisions for cladding and withstanding the forces of wind, seismic dead, and live loads.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with 2021 IRC building design provisions for the bearing strength of soil and the design of the foundation and footings.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with 2021 IRC building design provisions for joist and beam spans, wood floor framing, floor sheathing, truss design and roof framing and sheathing.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with 2021 IRC building design provisions for header sizes, brace wall design, simplified braced wall design, and applicable climatic and geographic design criteria.
LUs: 4.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Experience with residential design and building code interpretation and compliance
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 12/21/2023
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