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
Recent and anticipated Code amendments
Building Planning and Shell Construction (Chapters 2-10)
Alternative provisions and design criteria
Wind effects and protection of openings
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
Floods, storms and drainage
Protection against decay and termites
Soils and foundations
Walls and wall covering
General masonry construction
Fireplaces and chimneys
Energy Efficiency (Chapter 11)
Building thermal envelope
Insulation and fenestration
Mechanical, Fuel, Plumbing and Electrical Systems
Appliance installation and exhaust systems
Fuel gas systems and appliances
Backflow preventers, venting, sumps and ejectors
Electrical system service loads and grounding
Intersystem bonding termination
Pools, spas and hot tubs
Who Should Attend
6.5 HSW Contact Hours
6.5 AIA HSW Learning Units
International Code Council
6.5 Contact Hours
Building Performance Institute
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
Mr. Mascione is the principal of Daniel Scott Mascione Architect, LLC, and 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 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.
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Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.