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Registration: 8:00 - 8:30 am Morning Session: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm Lunch (On your own): 12:00 - 1:00 pm Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 5:00 pm
General Administration of the Code
Code history and development Code adoption and enforcement in New Jersey (2015 IECC) Scope and general requirements Inspections Referenced standards
IECC Residential Chapters 2-3
Definitions Climate zones Materials, systems and equipment
Code Compliance Alternatives
ResCheck Performance-based compliance Energy rating index compliance alternative
Chapter 4: Residential Energy Efficiency
Building thermal envelope • Insulation requirements • Fenestration requirements R-values and U-factor alternatives Prescriptive insulation: • Ceilings, access doors • Mass walls, basement walls, sunrooms • Slab-on-grade floors Prescriptive fenestration: Air leakage and testing Fireplaces and fuel-burning appliances
Chapter 4: Heating and Cooling Systems
Control systems Ductwork insulation and sealing Service hot water systems Mechanical ventilation systems Pools and spas
Chapter 4: Electrical Power and Lighting Systems
Power systems Lighting systems
Chapter 5: Existing Buildings
Building additions Making building alterations Building repairs and maintenance Change of occupancy
Wendy Talarico, LEED AP
Ms. Talarico consults with architects and engineers throughout the Northeastto provide continuing education on a range of subjects from codes to buildingscience. She is an instructor for Urban Green/New York State Energy Research andDevelopment Authority’s “Conquering the Code,” an eight-hour energy code class inNew York State. Ms. Talarico was a member of the engineering outreach team for theBrick Industry Association, and she is an award-winning journalist with more than 25years of experience as a writer and editor for such publications as Architectural Recordand This Old House.
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