Leadership Webinar: Public Speaking for the Code Official

Most people report that public speaking is one of their greatest fears. And yet the ability to speak publicly is one of the most valued skills today, especially in the building safety industry. This webinar will discuss techniques for communicating with the public and the media in an effective, ethical manner. This webinar will also discuss techniques that can be used in your every day communication and report writing that can help keep you out of the courtroom.

Procedures for Officers and Inspectors Seminar (Virtual Training)

The role of the code enforcement officer or inspector in a municipality is one of respect and confidence. This class is designed to reflect knowledge of how code enforcement officers and inspectors can integrate best practices into their service delivery. Segments of the training will include the concept of creating an “Action Register” to track important tasks and deliverables. To manage work more efficiently, the Code Enforcement Continuum will be introduced as a tool to determine the level of enforcement necessary to close the case.

This Course is in a Virtual Training Room: This type of online classroom allows you to see and hear the instructor and classroom and they will be able to see and hear you. This is not a web session with voice over. Ensure you have a dependable internet connection. Details regarding access into the Virtual Classroom will be sent to you prior to the start of the class.

2018 Residential Building Inspection Institute

The first day will focus on the essential code provisions that pertain to the residential construction and reference the 2018 International Residential Code® (IRC®), 2018 International Plumbing Code® (IPC®), the 2018 International Mechanical Code® (IMC®), 2018 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 2018 International Residential Code® (IRC®). Day four will focus on the process for performing an inspection of the plumbing system and reference the 2018 International Plumbing Code® (IPC®) and the residential plumbing provisions of the 2018 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 2018 International Mechanical Code® (IMC®) and the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code® (IECC®).

Code Official Institute (Virtual)

Discuss on-the-job problems and brainstorm solutions at this interactive Institute. Specific topics include human resource management, financial management, ethics, new technologies, increasing credibility of the Code Official and legal strategies.

2018 IFC Essentials Seminar (Virtual Training)

This seminar will introduce the application of the IFC administrative requirements, occupancy classification, general precautions against fire, emergency planning and preparedness, fire service features, interior finish, decorative materials and furnishings, fire protection systems, means of egress, and provide an introduction to hazardous materials. Activities and discussions will further enhance participant learning. This seminar is designed to familiarize and assist code officials in locating, describing and applying applicable code requirements of the IFC to determine compliance or noncompliance.

The following publication is included with this course:
2018 IFC® Essentials
This Course is in a Virtual Training Room: This type of online classroom allows you to see and hear the instructor and classroom and they will be able to see and hear you. This is not a web session with voice over. Ensure you have a dependable internet connection. Details regarding access into the Virtual Classroom will be sent to you prior to the start of the class.

Leadership Webinar: Coaching for Success

Coaching is an important skill for leaders because it is through coaching that staff develop the skillsets that will contribute most to both individual and organizational success. Good coaching inspires individuals to grow and stay focused on their goals and in turn, it teaches them how to be good coaches to others. But without the right mindset, successful coaching is difficult at best. This webinar will talk about what defines good coaching, the benefits of good coaching, techniques of good coaching and how to develop a coaching mindset in yourself and your department.

Mass Timber Building and the IBC Seminar (Virtual Training)

This course will provide an overview of mass timber which includes any product currently permitted for use in Type IV (heavy timber) construction such as cross-laminated timber (CLT), structural composite lumber (SCL), glue laminated timber (glulam), mechanically laminated decking (aka nail-laminated timber, NLT), and large section sawn timbers. NLT, glulam, SCL, and solid-sawn timbers have been adopted in the International Building Code (IBC) and utilized throughout the world for several decades on a wide variety of buildings. Learn what`s new in 2015/2018 IBC for Mass Timber Construction as well as an overview of Tall Mass Timber Construction per the 2021 IBC. Topics include heights and areas, construction fire safety, fire and connection design and special inspection, with Tall Mass Timber Construction in accordance with the 2021 IBC will be discussed.

This Course is in a Virtual Training Room: This type of online classroom allows you to see and hear the instructor and classroom and they will be able to see and hear you. This is not a web session with voice over. Ensure you have a dependable internet connection. Details regarding access into the Virtual Classroom will be sent to you prior to the start of the class.

Zoning & Code Enforcement Seminar (Virtual Training)

Communities use zoning to guide growth and development in harmony with current and future land use and to protect health, safety, appearance, and prosperity. This course is designed to introduce participants to zoning concepts and provide an overview of zoning concepts that code officials can use in enforcing regulations.

This Course is in a Virtual Training Room: This type of online classroom allows you to see and hear the instructor and classroom and they will be able to see and hear you. This is not a web session with voice over. Ensure you have a dependable internet connection. Details regarding access into the Virtual Classroom will be sent to you prior to the start of the class.

Essential Skills for Rising Leaders Seminar (Virtual Training)

If you aspire to hold a leadership role or have recently assumed one, now is the time to build upon your skill set. This interactive workshop will help learners gain valuable insights and take your skills up a few notches. This training will help you be the best leader you can be while also providing you the tools to develop a plan for getting even better!

This Course is in a Virtual Training Room: This type of online classroom allows you to see and hear the instructor and classroom and they will be able to see and hear you. This is not a web session with voice over. Ensure you have a dependable internet connection. Details regarding access into the Virtual Classroom will be sent to you prior to the start of the class.

2018 IBC Means of Egress Seminar

This seminar addresses numerous provisions in the 2018 International Building Code® (IBC®) where the code contains requirements pertaining to establishing a means of egress in buildings.The course is intended to help plan reviewer or building code officials responsible for plan review identify those areas where plan review will include compliance with the IBC. During this training, participants will listen to lecture and view examples, as well as discuss sections of the IBC that pertain to means of egress. They will participate in activities that involve a set of plans.