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)
Alternative provisions and design criteria
Wind effects and protection of openings
Story height and live 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
Wood and wood-bassed products
Floods, storms and drainage
Soils and foundations
Framing and fastening
Walls and wall covering
Fireplaces and chimneys
Energy Efficiency (Chapter 11)
Building thermal envelope
Permanent energy certificate
Insulation and fenestration
Mechanical, Fuel, Plumbing and Electrical Systems (Chapters 12-43)
Appliance installation and exhaust systems
Fuel gas systems and appliances
Backflow preventers, venting, sumps and ejectors
Fire sprinkler systems
Electrical system grounding
Intersystem bonding termination
Pools, spas and hot tubs
Who Should Attend
- Interior Designers
7.0 HSW CEUs
7.0 AIA LU|HSW
International Code Council
.7 CEUs (Building)
Non-Credit Continuing Ed.
Continuing Education Credit Information
This seminar is open to the public and offers 7.0 PDHs to professional engineers and 7.0 HSW CEUs/continuing education hours to architects* in Oklahoma. This course also offers Oklahoma interior designers* 7.0 HSW CEUs. Educators and courses are not subject to pre-approval in Oklahoma.
This seminar is approved by the American Institute of Architects for 7.0 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full attendance can be reported to the AIA/CES. Visit www.halfmoonseminars.org for complete AIA information under this course listing.
Architects and engineers seeking continuing education credit in other states will be able to claim the hours earned at this seminar, in most cases. Refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility.
The International Code Council has approved this event for .7 CEUs in the specialty area of Building.
This course also offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity to construction contractors.
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.
*Oklahoma rules require course providers to verify the identity of architects and interior designers and prohibit course participants from earning partial credit. Please provide photo identification at the seminar.
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.