Start/End Dates: September 15 - December 15 (Wednesdays)
Instructor: Chuck Riforgiate
This 12-week course, on the 2015 International Building Code®, will cover the basic principles needed by a commercial building inspector. The topics covered include occupancy classifications, types of construction, wind and seismic provisions, height and area calculations, egress requirements, accessibility requirements, fire rated construction, special inspections, concrete construction provisions and construction document requirements.
The class will also include an array of practice tests, and multiple timed comprehensive exams. All Students will be encouraged to test for ICC Commercial Building Inspector Certification. (B2).
Required Books: 2015 International Building Code
ACI 318-14: Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary
Concrete Manual: Based on the 2015 IBC and ACI 318-14
ACI 318-08: Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary
2009 ICC Concrete Manual®
2012 ICC Concrete Manual®
NOTE: For the ICC B2 exam, you will need the 2015 International Building Code and either the ACI 318 OR Concrete Manual (any edition)