Registration: 8:00 - 8:30 am
Morning Session: 8:30 am - 12:15 pm
Lunch (On your own): 12:15 - 1:15 pm
Afternoon Session: 1:15 - 5:00 pm
Building Code Background and Application Code Definitions
Development of the International Building Code
Code adoption process in Pennsylvania
Code update process
Building Classification, Occupancy and Safety
Classification of structures
Occupancy and special uses
Fire resistance-rated construction
Fire protection systems
Doors and windows
Regulation of Building Components
Soils and foundations
Use of Specific Materials and Construction Techniques
Glass and glazing
Regulation of Interior Construction
Gypsum board and plaster
Pennsylvania (PA) Amendments / PA Accessibility Provisions
Amendments to 2015 IBC by PA-UCC
PA accessibility and usability provisions
• Chapter 11 - 2018 IBC
• Appendix E - 2018 IBC
• 2017 ICC A 117.1
• Accessibility from other codes
Who Should Attend
7.0 HSW Continuing Ed. Hours
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 continuing education hours to architects in most states, including Pennsylvania. Educators and courses are not subject to pre-approval in Pennsylvania.
Engineers and architects seeking continuing education credit in other states will be able to apply the hours earned at this seminar, in most cases. Refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility.
The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 7.0 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Visit www.halfmoonseminars.org for complete AIA/CES course information under this seminar listing. Only full attendance is reportable to the AIA/CES.
The International Code Council has approved this event for .7 CEUs in the specialty area of Building (Preferred Provider No. 1232).
This course offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity to construction contractors. It has not been approved by any contractor licensing entity for mandatory continuing education credit.
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.
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 (email@example.com 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 Building Code
Delivery Method: Live
Course Description: This seven-hour live lecture presentation examines the building code background and application code definitions, building classifications, occupancy and safety, building component regulation, use of specific materials and construction techniques, regulation of interior construction, and state amendments and accessibility provisions.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to comply with International Building Code provisions covering building classification, occupancy and safety, including fire resistence-rated construction, fire protection systems, occupancy and special uses, doors and windows.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to comply with International Building Code provisions covering building components, including exterior walls, roof assemblies, structural design, and soils and foundations.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to comply with International Building Code provisions covering use of specific materials and construction techniques for concrete, masonry, wood, aluminum, steel, and glass and glazing.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to comply with International Building Code provisions covering interior construction, including gypsum board, finishes, and environment.
LUs: 7.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with construction and code compliance
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 12/18/2022
Complaint Resolution Policy:
Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.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.