Tuesday, September 22 AND Wednesday, September 23

1 – 4 pm each day

"2018 IBC Multi-Family Buildings"

International Building Code (IBC)

Presented by Todd Snider, SE, CBO, Utah Regional Manager, West Coast Code Consultants, Inc.

Registration has closed.

Class Description:

This class will focus on the specific IBC requirements for multifamily dwellings such as apartment complexes. There will be some discussions of podium structures and the new 2018 IBC requirements. The course will cover some common problems associated with the design of multifamily buildings including fire rating, exhaust systems, construction types, etc. Requirements for accessory structures such as pools and carports will also be discussed.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss common issues and concerns with multi-family construction
  2. Become familiar with code requirements specific to multi-family
  3. Learn about fire rating requirements and sound attenuation

Target Audience

Building Officials, Plan Reviewers, Inspectors, Contractors, and Architects

Level of Expertise:

  • Advanced

Class Materials/Books to Reference:

  • 2019 Oregon Structural Specialty Code (OSSC)

ICC Preferred Provider Program Continuing Education Credit (ICC PPP CEUs): 

OBOA is an approved International Code Council (ICC) Preferred Provider. The Preferred Provider Program recognizes and promotes ICC-approved educational offerings as they relate to codes, standards and guidelines, as well as building construction materials, products and methods. ICC certificate holders may obtain ICC CEUs from Preferred Providers that can be applied toward the renewal requirements of ICC’s certification program. It is the intent of OBOA that all classes offered at institutes will be approved for the Preferred Provider Program.

ICC PPP Approved Course #: 20055 | 0.6 CEUs (must take both sessions for credit)

An ICC CEU is a continuing education unit; each 10 clock hours of continuing education equals 1 CEU. Our typical one-day seminar has 6 hours of instruction, or 0.6 CEUs. Credit is awarded for a variety of activities wherein the objective is achieving relevant professional knowledge beyond that required for initial certification. Participation in all OBOA courses are approved for International Code Council (ICC) certification renewal continuing education credits as noted for each class. Please check with your appropriate jurisdiction and/or institution regarding your specific continuing education credit needs. 



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