2012 IFC Significant Changes

Course Title 2012 IFC Significant Changes
ICC CEU0.6
Contact Hours6
Duration1 Day
Education CategoryPremium
ObjectivesUpon completion, participants will be better able to:  
  • Identify the specific code changes that have occurred since the 2009 IFC.
  • Apply provisions by using the examples.
  • Explain the intent and application of the new or revised requirements in the 2012 IFC.
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DescriptionThe purpose of Significant Changes to the International Fire Code 2012 Edition is to familiarize fire officials, building officials, plans examiners, fire inspectors, design professionals and others with the many significant changes in the 2012 IFC. This course is designed to assist those code users in identifying the specific code changes that have occurred and, more importantly, understanding the reasons behind the change. It is also a valuable resource for jurisdictions in their code adoption process. This course will review each of the code changes approved by the International Code Council members and provide examples of how these provisions are applied. Extensive review of changes to many of the chapters will assist code officials and design professionals understand the intent and application of the new or revised requirements in the 2012 IFC.