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Presenter: Greg Clark

Recording Date:

Recording Location: Oklahoma City, OK

Type: Downloadable MP3+PDF

Product Code: 16259

Product Number: 19 OKIRCODE 9 10 MPDF PC

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Description:

This audio recording is approximately 7 hours in length and is available for $269 (including shipping). Please refer to specific state licensing rules or certification requirements to determine if this learning method is eligible for continuing education credit.

How to Use

Downloadable self-study formats are available approximately 5 weeks after the date of the live event. Please allow up to 4 hours to download the audio file. This time varies greatly depending on internet speed.

The downloadable self-study package includes an MP3 format audio recording of a live seminar and a PDF of the manual that was distributed at the seminar. You will be required to download both the audio recording and the manual. The manual contains written materials prepared by the seminar speaker(s).

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Agenda:

Registration:                        8:00 - 8:30 am

Morning Session:                8:30 - 11:45 am

Lunch (On your own):         11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Afternoon Session:             12:45 - 5:00 pm


Development and Enforcement of International Residential Code

   History of the International Residential Code (IRC)
   Adoption and enforcement of IRC in Oklahoma
   Recent and anticipated code amendments
   Future of the code


Building Planning and Shell Construction (Chapters 2-10)

   Definitions
   Alternative provisions and design criteria
   Wind effects and protection of openings
   Seismic provisions 
   Story height and live loads
   Snow loads 
   Fire-resistant construction and exterior walls
   Dwelling unit separations and garage separation
   Ceiling heights 
   Glazing
   Garages and carports 
   Ingress, egress and stairways
   Fire and carbon monoxide safety and detection
   Foam plastic 
   Accessibility
   Wood and wood-bassed products 
   Floods, storms and drainage
   Soils and foundations 
   Framing and fastening
   Walls and wall covering 
   Roof/ceiling construction
   Roof assemblies 
   Fireplaces and chimneys


Energy Efficiency (Chapter 11)

   Compliance 
   Building thermal envelope
   Climate classifications 
   Permanent energy certificate
   Insulation and fenestration 
   Building systems
   Lighting


Mechanical, Fuel, Plumbing and Electrical Systems (Chapters 12-43)

   Appliance installation and exhaust systems
   Ventilation 
   Hydronic systems
   Fuel gas systems and appliances
   Plumbing fixtures 
   Drains
   Backflow preventers, venting, sumps and ejectors
   Fire sprinkler systems 
   Electrical system grounding
   Intersystem bonding termination
   Overcurrent devices 
   Electrical outlets
   Luminaires 
   Pools, spas and hot tubs

Speakers:

Greg Clark

Building Inspector with the City of Norman, OK

Mr. Clark has over 10 years of experience as a combination building inspector with the City of Norman, Oklahoma, where he regularly performs inspections ranging from single family construction to large commercial projects. In this role he has also given presentations on new code changes as well as developed an ordinance for the adoption of a new set of codes. Mr. Clark is also an adjunct instructor at the Moore Norman Technology Center, where he developed a 36-hour course on General Contractor Residential Construction, which he has taught twice a year since 2009. From March to November 2015 Mr. Clark served on the Oklahoma Uniform Building Code Commission as a member of the Residential Technical Committee, whose task was to review the 2015 International Residential Code Chapters 1-11 and provide recommendations to the Commission. While serving on the committee he co-authored Chapter 11 (Energy Efficiency) and coordinated with other committee members and various stake holders to produce a Residential Energy Code for Oklahoma that is both functional and a solid standard for future homeowners.