Classes

    Courses Found: 13

    • 2015 Energy IRC

      Everybody’s favorite…not really. The Energy Code has been confusing from day one and keeps changing with every edition. Primary focus will be on Residential.

    • 2015 IRC Deck Building

      This class is a “from the ground to handrail” look at building a deck to meet the building codes. Every year somewhere a deck fails, and someone gets hurt or worse. Our job requires we take a detailed look at deck plans and conduct responsible onsite inspections. This class will try to help you meet that goal.

    • Applying Building codes to Cannabis Facilities

      Something new on the code scene but not that scary. The use is very similar to types you may already be familiar with.

    • Commercial Kitchens

      What I hope will be a reasonable look at the total restaurant, not just the hood. I start at the parking lot (ADA starts there) and walk us through the Building, Plumbing, Fire and Mechanical requirements.

    • Concrete

      This course will cover the the following subjects: ACI 332 - Footers & Walls - Discussing the requirements when using stepped / jump footers. How to achieve a continuous footing without using formed jumps. Includes the design for rebar placement and anchors. Superior Wall Inspections - Focusing on why/how the systems work and what an inspector should be on the lookout for. Frost Protection Shallow Footers - How using insulation properly sized and place can reduce the depth of your foundation.

    • Fire Resistant Design

      A look at the typical methods used to safely separate Residential Uses with NFPA 13R & 13D

    • Safety Glazing

      This class is designed to explain the various locations where safety glazing is required. The primary emphasis is on residential uses, however many of the requirements are also found in commercial uses. We will look at the most common locations along with the most common misunderstood code requirements. Alternative methods to comply for the code requirements will also be discussed.

    • Swimming Pools Based on 2014 NEC

      A look at swimming pools, hot tubs & spas. Electrical, Safety Barriers, Glazing and Plumbing/Mechanical requirements.