Residential Inspection Institute

Residential Inspection Institute

Residential Inspection Institute

Residential Inspection Institute

The first day will focus on the essential code provisions that pertain to the residential construction and reference the 2015 International Residential Code (IRC), 2015 International Plumbing Code (IPC), the 2015 International Mechanical Code (IMC), 2015 International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC) as well as electrical provisions that are associated with each of these areas. Day two and three will focus on the process for inspecting residential buildings referencing the 2015 International Residential Code (IRC). Day four will focus on the process for performing an inspection of the plumbing system and reference the 2015 International Plumbing Code (IPC) and the residential plumbing provisions of the 2015 International Residential Code (IRC). Day five will focus on the process for performing an inspection of the mechanical system referring to the residential provisions of the 2015 International Mechanical Code (IMC) and the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC).

Available Dates & Locations

  • Denver, CO: October 16 - 20, 2017
PriceCourse Duration# CEUs AwardedPPAIAHSW
$1030.0030.00 Hours31010-69748768Yes

Course Objectives

  • Determine essential residential code provisions that pertain to residential inspection.
  • Utilize the mechanical, fuel gas, plumbing and electrical provisions of the 2015 IRC in the performance of their jobs.
  • Identify and apply key code sections.
  • Ensure the safety and proper construction of residential structures.
  • Explain the purpose of building foundation and final inspections.
  • Describe the building inspection process in a step-by-step fashion.
  • Determine if a given one- or two-family dwelling complies with the 2015 IRC.
  • Describe the plumbing inspection process in a step-by-step fashion.
  • Describe the mechanical inspection process in a step-by-step fashion.
  • Determine if a given residential dwelling complies with Chapters 25 through 33 of the 2015 International Residential Code® (IRC®).
  • Locate and apply plumbing code requirements.
  • Locate and apply mechanical code requirements.
  • Complete inspection checklists.

The following publications are included with this Institute:

  • Inspector Skills-7104S
  • 2015 IRC Performing Residential Mechanical Inspections (1101S15)
  • 2015 IRC Performing Residential Plumbing Inspections (1103S15)
  • 2015 IRC Performing Residential Building Inspections (1102S15)
  • One-and Two-Family Dwelling Electrical Systems, 9th Edition (1108S9)