The 2018 International Building Code (IBC) and 2018 International Residential Code (IRC) published by the International Code Council are now available. This presentation will provide an overview of the significant changes to wood design and construction provisions relative to previous editions.
- Familiar with the significant changes between the 2015 and 2018 IBC wood provisions.
- Able to locate and analyze content within the 2018 IBC wood provisions.
- Familiar with new 2018 IRC requirements regarding wood use.
- Able to explain and use fire protection requirements for wood within the IBC and IRC.
Equivalencies: 2.0 Hours of Instruction = 0.2 Continuing Education Units (CEU) = 2 Professional Development Hours (PDH) = 2 Learning Units (LU)