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Presenter: Lawrence Lile, PE, LEED AP BD+C, QCxP

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Online

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Log into Webinar:                10:00 - 10:30 am CDT

Morning Session:                10:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Break:                                 12:30 - 1:00 pm CDT

Afternoon Session:             1:00 - 3:00 pm CDT

Chapterr 1-3: Provisions, Definitions and General Requirements

   Brief History of the International Energy Conservation Code
   Chapters 1 and 2 – Administrative Provisions and Definitions
   Changes in the 2018 IECC Since 2012
   Chapter 3 – General Requirements – Climate Zones

Chapter 4 – Residential Energy Efficiency

   Building Envelope
      • R and U factors    
      • Weather Resistive Barriers    
      • Air Barriers    
   Practical Exercise #1    
   R402.1.2 Insulation Requirements

Fenestration, HVAC systems and Electrical Efficiency

   R402.3 Fenestration    
   Advanced Framing    
   R403 HVAC Systems    
   Federal Efficiency Standards    
   Duct Leakage Testing    
   Mechanical Ventilation    
   Equipment Sizing    
   Snow and Ice melt systems    
   R404 Electrical Efficiency    
   R405 Simulated Performance Alternative  
      and R406 Energy Rating Method    
   R501 Existing Buildings

Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.

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Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Contractors

Professional Engineers:
     4.0 PDHs

     4.0 HSW CE Hours
     4.0 AIA LU|HSW


Continuing Education Credit Information

Individual courses for engineers and architects are not subject to pre-approval. HalfMoon Education does not apply for landscape courses in FL, NC, and NJ or land surveyor courses in FL, KS, NJ, TN and TX, unless expressly stated.

HalfMoon Education Certifying Entities
     American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (No. J885) International Code Council (No. 1232)
     Landscape Architect Continuing Education System
     American Institute of Certified Planners (APA)
     Boards of Engineering: Florida (No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland,
        New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina (No. S-0130), and North Dakota.
     Course-by-Course Providers: Association of State Floodplain Managers

HalfMoon Education is deemed a New York-approved continuing education provider for engineers and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i) (2)). NY landscape architects: §79-1.5(i)(2).


Lawrence Lile, PE, LEED AP BD+C, QCxP

Owner of Lile Engineering in Ashland, MO

Mr. Lile is the owner of Lile Engineering, which specializes in commercial energy solutions and LEED certification consulting. Mr. Lile has worked in the design industry for over 30 years, on healthcare, industrial, commercial and educational construction projects. He has been involved in electrical and mechanical design, as well as construction management and commissioning. He has volunteered for local city boards and commissions, including the City of Columbia Energy and Environment Commission, which he chaired from 2009 – 2015, helping the City review and adopt new building codes. Mr. Lile is a licensed Professional Engineer in Missouri.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $199.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $199.00

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: Complying with the 2018 Residential International Energy Conservation Code

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course examines Chapters 1-4 of the 2018 Residential International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), which includes provisions, definitions and general requirements, residential energy efficiency, fenestration, HVAC systems, and electrical efficiency.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to interpret provisions, definitions and general requirements of the IECC and identify changes to the Code since 2012,

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to comply with IECC provisions for the building envelope, including R and U insulation factors, weather resistive barriers, and barriers

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to comply with IECC provisions for fenestration and heating, ventilation and cooling systems, including meeting federal efficiency standards, duct leakage testing, mechanical ventilation, equipment sizing, snow and ice melt systems, and pools.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to identify provisions and compliance standards for electrical efficiency under the IECC.

Learning Objective 5:
Learners will be able to discuss how the IECC addresses compliance standards for building additions, alterations, and repairs.

LUs: 4.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSW

Prerequisites: Experience with building code interpretation and compliance

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 05/22/2023

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.