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September 18, 2020 - 2018 IRC Updates with Washington State Amendments

September 18, 2020 - 2018 IRC Updates with Washington State Amendments

Friday, September 18, 2020 at 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (PST)
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2018 IRC with Washington State Amendments – Full Day Seminar 
This full day webinar provides a review of the changes from the 2015 edition to the 2018 edition of the International Residential Code, including the changes to the Washington State Amendments. The new and revised code sections will be discussed in depth to provide the participant with an understanding of the changes and how they affect their everyday work.

Chapter 1 – Scope and Administration
Chapter 2 – Definitions
Chapter 3 – Building Planning
Chapter 4 – Foundations
Chapter 5 – Floors
Chapter 6 – Wall Construction
Chapter 7 – Wall Covering
Chapter 8 – Roof-Ceiling Construction
Chapter 9 – Roof Assemblies
Chapter 10 – Chimneys and Fireplaces
Chapter 13 – General Mechanical Systems Requirements
Chapter 14 – Heating and Cooling Equipment and Appliances
Chapter 15 – Exhaust Systems
Chapter 16 – Duct Systems
Chapter 17 – Combustion Air
Chapter 18 – Chimneys and Vents
Chapter 19 – Special Appliances, Equipment and Systems
Chapter 20 – Boiler and Water Heaters – (Note: Water Heaters are under UPC per WA St. Amendments)
Chapter 21 – Hydronic Piping
Chapter 22 – Special Piping
Chapter 23 – Solar Thermal Energy Systems
Chapter 24 – Fuel gas
Chapter 44 – Reference Standards

Appendix F – Radon Control
Appendix G – Piping Standards for Various Applications
Appendix Q – Tiny Homes

Course instructor Frank C. Morris, CBO, CFM, MCP, MCEP

Over 46 years of experience in the construction industry - residential, multi-family, commercial and industrial. Provide inspection services, permit and inspection department administration, photography services (job progress, construction defect, etc.), third party plan reviews, code consulting, and construction and code training seminars. Also assist plaintiff and defense counsel as an expert witness in cases concerning construction claims, time delays, construction defects, safety, and code noncompliance.
Instructor for numerous clients for over 45 years in the construction and code industry on subjects such as Certified Building Official Certification, International Fire Code, International Plumbing Code, International Energy Conservation Code, Housing Principles and Code Applications, including Zoning & Legal Aspects, International Residential Code, International Building Code, National Electrical Code, Life Safety 101,Accessibility, Estimating, Blueprint Reading, Job Costing, Construction Management, OSHA Safety and Mold & Mildew.


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