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New Jersey International Residential Building Code

Presenter: Daniel Scott Mascione, AIA LEED AP

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Cherry Hill, NJ

Holiday Inn Philadelphia - Cherry Hill
2175 West Marlton Pike
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Phone: 856-663-5300

This seminar is closed or full.


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 - 4:30 pm

Development and Enforcement of International Residential Code

   International Residential Code (IRC)
      adoption and enforcement in New Jersey
   Uniform Construction Code
   Use groups and construction classes
   Rehabilitation subcode
   Reference standards
   Recent and anticipated Code amendments

Building Planning and Shell Construction (Chapters 2-10)

   Alternative provisions and design criteria
   Wind effects and protection of openings
   Seismic provisions
   Habitable rooms, minimum room size
   Story height, live loads and snow 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
   Automatic fire sprinkler system systems
   Foam plastic
   Floods, storms and drainage
   Protection against decay and termites
   Soils and foundations
   Framing checklist
   Walls and wall covering
   Roof/ceiling construction
   General masonry construction
   Fireplaces and chimneys

Energy Efficiency (Chapter 11)

   Compliance methods
   Climate classifications
   Building thermal envelope
   Insulation and fenestration
   Building systems

Mechanical, Fuel, Plumbing and Electrical Systems

   Appliance installation and exhaust systems
   Fuel gas systems and appliances
   Plumbing fixtures
   Fixture traps
   Backflow preventers, venting, sumps and ejectors
   Electrical system service loads and grounding
   Intersystem bonding termination
   Electrical outlets
   Pools, spas and hot tubs

Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Contractors


     6.5 HSW Contact Hours
     6.5 AIA HSW Learning Units

Professional Engineers

     6.5 PDHs

International Code Council

     6.5 Contact Hours

Building Performance Institute

     1.86 CEUs


     Continuing Ed.

Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers up to 6.5 HSW contact hours to architects and 6.5 PDHs to professional engineers in New Jersey. HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education provider for New Jersey engineers (Approval No. 24GP00000700).

This event has been approved by the American Institute of Architects for 6.5 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885). Courses approved by the AIA qualify for New Jersey architects.

Architects and engineers with continuing education requirements in other states will be able to apply the hours earned at this seminar, in most cases. Due to New Jersey-specific course content, Indiana and New York are among the states that will not accept this seminar for continuing education credit. Refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility.

The International Code Council has approved this event for 6.5 contact hours (.65 CEUs) in the specialty area of Building.

The Building Performance Institute has awarded 1.86 CEUs for the completion of this seminar.

This seminar also offers a non-mandatory continuing education opportunity for contractors; it has not been approved in any state which has a contractor continuing education requirement.

Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.


Daniel Scott Mascione, AIA LEED AP

Daniel Scott Mascione Architect, LLC, Northfield
Mr. Mascione is the principal of Daniel Scott Mascione Architect, LLC, and he is licensed to practice architecture in the States of New Jersey, North Carolina and Pennsylvania.  In addition, he holds construction official, subcode official, and HHS building licenses and certifications under the “Train the Trainer Program” from the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.  He is a graduate of Pratt Institute School of Architecture in Brooklyn, New York, and he has been a project architect in the residential, educational, commercial, and hospitality disciplines for the last 20 years.  Mr. Mascione has served as an instructor of building code and related courses at Atlantic Cape Community College, and he is the former host of “Building and Design” on WIBG 1020AM, a radio show dedicated to discussing the field of architecture to help educate the public and increase awareness of the field of design.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $269.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $269.00
Group Prices
3 or more People: $249.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.