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Presenter: Jared Agee, MCP, CBO

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Little Rock, AR

Crowne Plaza
201 South Shackleford Road
Little Rock, AR 72211
Phone: 501-223-3000

This seminar is closed or full.

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 2018 (IRC)
   Adoption and enforcement of International Residential Code
   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
   Wood and wood-based products 
   Accessibility
   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 -
Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) and National Electrical Code (NEC)

   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

Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Contractors

Architects
     7.0 HSW CEHs  
     7.0 AIA HSW Learning Units

Professional Engineers
     7.0 PDHs

International Code Council
     .7 CEUs (Building)

Contractors
     Non-Credit Continuing Ed.


Continuing Education Credit Information

This course is open to the public and offers 7.0 HSW continuing education hours to architects 7.0 PDHs to engineers in Arkansas. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Arkansas.

This event has been approved by the American Institute of Architects for 7.0 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885). Only full attendance can be reported to the AIA/CES.

Arkansas architects and engineers with continuing education requirements in other states will be able to apply the hours earned at this event, in states that are under the 2018 version of the IRC or accept continuing education on it. Refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility, or contact HalfMoon Education for assistance.

The International Code Council has awarded .7 CEUs in the specialty area of Building.

This program offers a non-mandatory continuing education opportunity to building contractors. It has not been submitted for approval by any state building contractor licensing board for continuing education approval.

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.

Speakers:

Jared Agee, MCP, CBO

Director of Building and Code Enforcement for St. Charles County, Missouri

Mr. Agee is the director of building and code enforcement for St. Charles County, Missouri. Previously, he worked in urban and suburban municipal governments managing building code enforcement. Prior to his public sector positions, he worked in the construction industry in design and project management. Mr. Agee has an undergraduate degree in Architectural and Mechanical Design and a graduate degree in Public Administration and Policy Analysis. As a Master Code Professional, he is one of approximately 800 people to obtain the highest level of certification from the International Code Council.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $289.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $289.00
Group Prices
3 or more People: $269.00

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

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: International Residential Code

Delivery Method: Live

Course Description: This seven-hour live lecture presentation examines recent and anticipated amendments to the IRC, provisions for building planning and shell construction (Chapter 2), energy efficiency (Chapter 11), and mechanical, fuel, plumbing and electrical systems.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with IRC provisions for residential shell design and construction for ingress, egress, stairways, emergency egress and rescue openings, fire and carbon monoxide safety and detection, walls, roof assemblies, and foundations

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with IRC provisions for residential mechanical, fuel, plumbing and electrical systems, including appliance installation and exhaust systems, ventilation, fuel gas systems, plumbing fixtures, backflow preventers, fire sprinkler systems, electrical grounding, and electrical outlets.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with IRC provisions for residential shell design and construction for wind effects, seismic activity, snow loads, live loads, and floods, storms and drainage.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with IRC provisions for residential energy efficiency, including insulation and fenestration, the thermal envelope, and lighting.

LUs: 7.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs

Prerequisites: Experience with building design, construction, and code compliance.

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 05/13/2022

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to doug@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.