|Objectives||Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be better able to:
— the location of exit access doorways and exits,
— the exit access travel distance,
— the common path of egress travel,
— any egress through adjoining spaces.
- List and describe each of the three parts of a means of egress.
- Identify the eight fundamental means of egress design issues.
- Calculate the occupant load and determine the required means of egress capacity.
- Determine the required number of exit access doorways and exits.
- Determine the requirements for arrangement of the means of egress elements, including:
- Determine the requirements for the design, including fire-resistance-rated construction, of egress elements, including corridors; stairways; exit passageways; areas of refuge and horizontal exits.
- Determine the requirements for door hardware, including panic hardware and door latching devices.
- Determine the requirements for locations and amounts of means of egress lighting and signage.
- Evaluate the adequacy of a horizontal exit as part of a means of egress plan.
- Evaluate the means of egress in assembly spaces.
- Evaluate the adequacy of accessible means of egress.