2018 IBC TRAINING: CONSTRUCTION TYPES AND SPECIAL BUILDINGS TYPES


Date: 1/28/20 8:00 AM
Website: www.buildsafevt.org
Location: Barre, VT
Build Safe Vermont is hosting an IBC Training:
Two aspects of the International Building Code that are a source of confusion are (1) IBC construction types and (2) special building types. This year we have Doug Thornburg, a popular teacher with the International Code Council, returning to spend three hours on each subject.

2018 IBC TYPES OF CONSTRUCTION, CLASSIFICATION, AND APPLICATION – 3 hours
In conjunction with occupancy classification, one of the most critical steps in analyzing a building for code compliance is classifying it for type of construction purposes. This seminar will address the two distinct aspects of construction type: 1) determination of the appropriate types of construction based on building occupancy, height and area, and 2) identification of the construction materials and fire-resistance-rated features associated with the nine individual construction types.

2018 IBC SPECIAL BUILDING TYPES, FEATURES AND HAZARDS – 3 hours
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Contact: Sandy Vitzthum
Email: vitzthum@ sover.net