Building Official IBC-IRC-780CMR #2 | Massachusetts Approval C-3321

$119.00

10 Category 1 Credit Hours | Online Text | Instructor: J MacDowell
This course provides a comprehensive review of the most pertinent portions of the 2015 International Building Code (IBC), International Residential Code (IRC), and the 780 Code of Massachusetts Regulations (CMR) Residential and Base Code Amendments Ninth edition as it relates to sitework, foundations, concrete and concrete reinforcement, moisture intrusion, safety and lead remediation.

Description

MA Building Official IBC- IRC- 780 CMR
10 Hrs CE #2

COURSE SYLLABUS
Course Description

This course provides a comprehensive review of the most pertinent portions of the 2015 International Building Code (IBC), International Residential Code (IRC) and the 780 Code of Massachusetts Regulations (CMR) Residential and Base Code Amendments Ninth edition as it relates to sitework, foundations, concrete and concrete reinforcement, moisture intrusion, safety and lead remediation.


Sitework and Foundations (3 hrs)
Sitework

  • Soil at the Site
  • Groundwater
  • Soil Classification
  • IBC Section 1806
  • Soils Tests
  • Surveying and Site Prep
  • Erosion Control
  • Grading, Trenching and Equipment
  • Excavation
Foundations
  • Structural Design
  • Lateral and Flood Loads
  • Shallow Foundations
  • Footings
  • Deep Foundations
  • Concrete
  • Foundation Walls
  • Anchoring
  • Damp proofing/ Drainage
  • Precast Panels
Concrete and Concrete Reinforcement (1 hr 50 minutes)

Concrete

  • Introduction to Concrete
  • Portland Cement
  • Slump Cone Test
  • Compressive Strength Tests
  • Durability Requirements
  • Slabs and Forms
  • Vibration or Consolidation
  • Finishing Concrete
  • Joints
  • Sidewalks & Driveways
  • Use of Fiber
  • Unbonded Post-Tensioning
  • Cold/Hot Weather
  • Curling Prevention, Efflorescence, Crazing, etc.

Concrete Reinforcement

  • Masonry
  • Brick Size / Nomenclatures
  • Cutting Bricks & Blocks
  • Pattern Bonds
  • Masonry Veneer
  • Cavity Walls & Weep Holes
  • Concrete Blocks
  • Foundation Walls
  • Mortar types
  • Sills & Lintels
  • Arches, Columns, Pilasters
  • Chimney & Fireplaces
Moisture Intrusion/Protection (1 hr 10 minutes) 
  • International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
  • Lateral Loads
  • Soils and Foundations
  • Performance Requirements
  • Siding
  • Masonry Veneer
  • Exterior Coverings + Stucco
  • Underlayment and Flashing
  • Flood Resistant Materials
  • Roof Truss Anchor to Gable End Walls
  • Corrosion and Decay Resistance

Safety and Lead Remediation (3 hrs 15 minutes)
Safety

  • Access and Egress
  • OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) Compliance – General Interpretations
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Fire Protection and Prevention
  • Materials Handling & Tools
  • Scaffolds, Ladders, Stairs
  • Fall Protection
  • Excavation
  • Concrete, Steel, & Underground
  • Asbestos

Lead Remediation

  • Renovation, Repair, & Painting
  • Regulations
  • Standards & Practice
  • Duct Containment
  • Recordkeeping
  • plus Massachusetts requirements ~

MA Dig Safe (15 minutes)

  • Dig Safe at 811
  • Utility Color Code
  • Excavators
  • How to white-line your next project

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