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Presenter: Jared Agee, MCP, CBO

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Online

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Day One: Monday, October 5, 2020
10:00 am - 2:30 pm CDT (including a 30-min. break)

Fire Code Requirements of Existing Buildings based on the 2018 IFC

   Operational permits
   Combustible waste
   Ignition sources
   Open burning, open flames, and recreational fires
   Vacant premises
   Indoor displays
   Fueled equipment
   Emergency planning and preparedness
   Automatic sprinkler system impairment process
   Fire apparatus access

Day Two: Monday, October 12, 2020
10:00 am - 2:30 pm CDT (including a 30-min. break)

Construction Requirements of Existing Buildings based on the 2018 IFC

   Existing elevators
   Vertical openings
   Sprinklers and standpipes
   Fire alarm systems
   Exit signs
   Emergency lighting
   Guards and handrails
   Stairs and ramps
   Corridors and dead ends
   I-2 special requirements
   Outdoor operations

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
  • Interior Designers

Professional Engineers
     8.0 PDHs

     8.0 HSW CE Hours
     8.0 AIA LU|HSW

International Code Council
     .8 CEUs (Fire)

Continuing Education Credit Information

This webinar offers 8.0 PDHs to professional engineers and 8.0 HSW continuing education hours to architects in all states.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida (Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina (S-0130), and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York 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)). Other states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses.

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 8.0 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the AIA/CES.

The International Code Council has approved this event for .8 CEUs in the specialty area of Fire (Preferred Provider No. 1232).

Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple attempts allowed).


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: $299.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $299.00
Group Prices
3 or more people each: $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: Maintaining Existing Buildings under the 2018 International Fire Code

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course examines fire code requirements for existing buildings based on the 2018 International Fire Code, and it covers Code requirements for a number of hazards, as well as emergency planning and preparedness, sprinkler systems, fire apparatus access., elevators, signage, firealarms, emergency lighting, stairs, ramps and doors.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to reference, interpret and comply with 2018 International Fire Code provisions for combustible waste and ignition sources in exiting buildings.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to reference, interpret and comply with 2018 International Fire Code provisions for open burning, open flames, smoking and recreational fires on existing building sites.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to reference, interpret and comply with 2018 International Fire Code provisions for vacant premises, storage areas, and fueled equipment on premises.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to reference, interpret and comply with 2018 International Fire Code provisions for emergency planning and preparedness in the event of fires, automatic sprinklers, fire apparatus access., elevators, signage, guards and handrails, fire alarm systems, stairs, ramps, and doors.

LUs: 8.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Experience with interpreting and complying with building codes

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 08/31/2023

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.