Agenda

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

Day One: Tuesday, February 13, 2024
10:00 am – 3:00 pm PST (including a 60-min. break)

Day Two: Wednesday, February 14, 2024
10:00 am – 3:00 pm PST (including a 60-min. break)

 

Presented by Samir Mokashi

Agenda Day One:
Tuesday, February 13, 2024 | 10:00 am – 3:00 pm PST

WSBC Code Development, Administrative Sections, Occupancy, Special Use Groups, Construction Type (Including Mass Timber)

  • Review the code change, code adoption, and amendment process
  • Provide an overview of the key occupancies and special uses, with real project illustrations
  • Review different construction types with a focus on Mass Timber Type IV A/B/C. Using project examples explain the pros and cons of design decisions
  • Review the significant changes in the base 2021 IBC relative to topics above and corresponding state and local amendments

WSBC Allowable Area Height and Stories, Fire Resistance, Fire Protection

  • Provide an overview of the key concepts of building area, height, and stories
  • Provide examples of how to calculate mixed occupancies, non-separate uses, and accessory uses
  • Provide and overview of the fire walls, fire/smoke barriers, and fire/smoke partitions and opening protections
  • Review specific construction requirements and unique challenges in the application of fire resistant assemblies
  • Provide an overview of the sprinkler and alarm requirements
  • Review the significant changes in the base 2021 IBC relative to topics above and corresponding state and local amendments

 

Agenda Day One:
Wednesday, February 14, 2024 | 10:00 am – 3:00 pm PST

WSBC Means of Egress, Accessibility, Plumbing Fixtures

  • Provide an overview of the core concepts of means of egress and then go in to details of application using specific examples
  • Provide and overview of the accessibility requirements, we won’t go into the details in the interest of time.
  • Provide examples of how to calculate minimum required plumbing fixtures, including gender neutral facilities.
  • Review the significant changes in the base 2021 IBC relative to topics above and corresponding state and local amendments

WSEBC – Overview of Existing Building Code Provisions

  • Provide and overview of the various chapters and how to use them
  • Give examples of prescriptive methods and how it works
  • Explain the work area method and how to use it
  • Clarify the special chapters for change of use, addition, historical buildings, and performance compliance method
  • Review the significant changes in the base 2021 IEBC relative to topics above and corresponding state and local amendments

Agenda Day One:
Wednesday, February 14, 2024 | 10:00 am – 3:00 pm PST
WSBC Means of Egress, Accessibility, Plumbing Fixtures

  • Provide an overview of the core concepts of means of egress and then go in to details of application using specific examples
  • Provide and overview of the accessibility requirements, we won’t go into the details in the interest of time.
  • Provide examples of how to calculate minimum required plumbing fixtures, including gender neutral facilities.
  • Review the significant changes in the base 2021 IBC relative to topics above and corresponding state and local amendments

WSEBC – Overview of Existing Building Code Provisions

  • Provide and overview of the various chapters and how to use them
  • Give examples of prescriptive methods and how it works
  • Explain the work area method and how to use it
  • Clarify the special chapters for change of use, addition, historical buildings, and performance compliance method
  • Review the significant changes in the base 2021 IEBC relative to topics above and corresponding state and local amendments

 

 

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Credits

Professional Engineers:
8.0 PDHs

Architects:
8.0 HSW CE Hours
8.0 AIA LU|HSW

International Code Council:
.8 CEUs (Building)

 

Continuing Education Credit Information

This webinar is open to the public and is designed to qualify for 8.0 HSW continuing education hours for licensed architects in Washington. This course also provides an 8.0-hour learning opportunity for licensed engineers in Washington, who are not subject to continuing education requirements.

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 8.0 HSW LUs (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the AIA/CES.

The International Code Council has approved this event for .8 CEUs in the specialty area of Building (Preferred Provider No. 1232).

Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the webinar for those who attend the entire course and score a minimum 80% on the quiz that follows the course (multiple attempts allowed).

On-Demand Credits

The preceding credit information only applies to the live presentation. This course in an on-demand format may not be eligible for the same credits as the live presentation; please consult your licensing board(s) to ensure that a structured, asynchronous learning format is appropriate. The following pre-approvals may be available for the on-demand format upon request:

8.0 HSW LUs (AIA)

Speakers

Samir Mokashi

Code Unlimited/Jensen Hughes

Samir Mokashi is a Senior Director and Global Service Line Leader for Codes and Performance Based Design Services at Jensen Hughes Inc., a global code consulting firm with over 1,500 employees. He is leading the charge in expanding the knowledge and use of mass timber throughout the US while engaging in code development at local and national levels. His code expertise spans across multiple market sectors including aviation facilities, high tech manufacturing, hazardous materials, healthcare, residential, commercial, civic, institutional, retail, storage, and educational facilities. Mr. Mokashi is highly regarded for his ability to develop custom solutions to resolve complex design challenges, safely and cost effectively. He is a sought-after speaker, accredited educator, and a valued mentor to young professionals and minority businesses. The depth of his knowledge and strong communication skills have earned him wide respect from building officials, developers, architects, and engineers.

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 (cesupport@aia.org 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: Washington State Building Code and Washington State Existing Building Code

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This eight-hour course analyzes specific sections and chapters of the Washington State Building Code and the Washington State Existing Building Code. Topics of focus include fire resistance, fire protection, allowable area and height, means of egress, accessibility and plumbing.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to review the proper utilization of fire walls, fire/smoke barriers, and fire/smoke partitions.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to discuss the core concepts of means of egress and the details of application using specific examples.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to examine specific construction requirements and the unique challenges in the application of fire-resistant assemblies.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to determine how to calculate mixed occupancies, non-separate uses, and accessory uses.

LUs: 8.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with code compliance concepts

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date:10/17/2026

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to fchapman@halfmoonseminars.org 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 MP4/PDF Price: $329.00