2015 IRC Significant Changes

Course Title 2015 IRC Significant Changes
Contact Hours6
Duration1 Day
Education CategoryPremium
ObjectivesUpon completion of this seminar, participants will be better able to:
  1. Identify the most significant differences between the 2012 IRC and the 2015 IRC.
  2. Explain the differences between the current and previous edition.
  3. Identify key changes in organization and code requirements.
  4. Identify the applicability of design, plan review and inspection requirements.
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DescriptionThis seminar reviews and analyzes selected significant changes from the 2012 International Residential Code (IRC) to the 2015 IRC. It familiarizes building officials, fire officials, plans examiners, inspectors and design professionals with many of the significant changes in the 2015 IRC. It also assists code users in identifying the specific code changes that have occurred and understanding the reason behind the change. Finally, it focuses on those code changes selected due to their frequency of application, special significance or change in application. This course uses the Significant Changes to the International Residential Code 2015 Edition.