2015 IPC Design, Installation and Inspection Principles | St. John | June 20, 2019

2015 IPC Design, Installation and Inspection Principles

2015 IPC Design, Installation and Inspection Principles | St. John | June 20, 2019 | Jim Tinner

Course Description:

Participants will be better able to understand and apply the critical concepts required to safely and efficiently design, install and inspect plumbing installations in accordance with the 2015 International Plumbing Code (IPC). Participants will benefit from understanding the core principles needed to correctly interpret and apply the code. During this training, participants will be listening to lecture and viewing examples, as well as discussing sections of the IPC that pertain to plumbing system.

Instructor Bio:


Robert J. Schutz, P.E., P.S., CBO, has served as an Assistant Architect
Administrator at the Ohio Board of Building Standards. While with the State of Ohio, he has oversight of the new Residential Code of Ohio program, including certification of local residential code departments and personnel. Previously, Bob served ICC as Manager of Instructors with responsibilities for the selection, oversight, and quality of ICC’s cadre of staff and contract instructors. his varied previous experiences include active military service during the 1980’s as an Army Corps of Engineers (ACE) officer; building code enforcement for several central Ohio jurisdictions, including ten years as Chief Building Official (CBO) for the City of Powell where he also served as City Engineer and Director of Public Services; and Chief Engineer, for the Ohio Department of Health where he chaired the state’s plumbing advisory board, was chief of plumbing and was a voting member on the Ohio Board of Building Standards. He is experienced in combat construction, facilities engineering, and project management as well as having been a plumber, sheet metal worker, and brick mason. Mr. Schutz has a civil engineering degree from Ohio Northern University with post-graduate studies at the University of Southern California and the Ohio State University in environmental law, land- use planning and public administration. He is a registered Professional Engineer and Professional Surveyor, certified Chief Building Official and holds Ohio certifications as Building Official, Plans Examiner and Inspector for Building, Plumbing, Electrical Safety, and Residential. Bob instructs IBC structural and nonstructural seminars, all IRC subjects, mechanical, plumbing and fuel gas codes, and administrative topics.

  • Registration Information:
    • Seminar Fee: MABOI Members: $80
    • Includes: breakfast, seminar, and lunch
    • Pre-registration is required
    • Seating limited to 100 people
  • Check-in: 8:30am
  • Class:  9am – 4pm
  • Who should attend:
    • Permit Technicians (CEU’s—0.6)
    • Building Inspectors (CEU’s—0.6)
    • Plans Examiners (CEU’s—0.6)
    • Code Officials (CEU’s—0.6)

PAYMENTS: Send payments to MABOI, 12685 Dorsett Rd #308, Maryland Heights, MO  63043

Location: St. John City Hall 8944 St. Charles Rock Rd. Cafeteria Level St John, Mo. 63114