Firestopping – Plan Review and Inspection (ICC PREFERRED PROVIDER) – July 15, 2016 @ University City

Seminar:

Firestopping has become a hot topic because of the new Firestop Inspector requirements in the 2012/2015 International Building Code (IBC).  This training is designed for Plans Examiners, Fire and Building Inspectors, and Firestop Special Inspectors.  We will review firestopping significant changes of the 2012 and 2015 IBC including the new ASTM firestop inspection standards.   This program will also provide helpful hints for plans examiners and inspectors.

Instructor:

Brice Miller.  Brice has over 25 years’ experience as Building Official, Inspector and Plans Examiner and holds four International Code Council (ICC) certifications.  He speaks to code officials throughout the country on firestopping, proposed the ICC firestop inspector certification that should be implemented in 2016, and was instrumental in the development of the new ICC book, titled Firestopping, Joint Systems and Dampers.  Brice is Past President of the Colorado Chapter of ICC plus he has served on ICBO and ICC education and certification committees including the ICC Board of International Professional Standards and the IBC General Code Development Committee.  He is also a part time code instructor for a local community college in Fort Collins, Colorado.  Brice recently served for 2 ½ years as the Executive Director of the International Firestop Council.

Who should attend:

  • Code Officials (CEU’s—0.6)
  • Plans Examiners (CEU’s—0.6)
  • Inspectors (CEU’s—0.6)

Where / When:

Heman Park Community Center, 975 Pennsylvania, University City, MO  63130

Sign-in / Breakfast: 8:30 am

Seminar: July 15, 2016 – 9 am-4 pm

Registration:

Seminar Fee: MABOI Members Only: $25 (Not a current member, join: http://maboi.com/membership/)

Includes: breakfast, seminar, and lunch

Pre-registration is required

Seating limited to 100 people

Information:

PAYMENTS: Send payments to MABOI, PO Box 698, St. Peters, MO 63376

2014 NEC Analysis of Changes (ICC PREFERRED PROVIDER) – May 18, 2016 @ Creve Coeur

Seminar:

The IAEI staff and IAEI representatives on the NFPA NEC Code Making Panels have worked together to develop a quality seminar program that will provide information about code changes covering the safe installation and use of electrical products pertaining to the 2011 and 2014 National Electrical Code.

This course is designed to cover the major changes in the National Electrical Code for the 2011/2014 code cycle.

Book:

Attendees registering by May 2, 2016, will have the option to obtain a copy of the IAEI’s Analysis of Changes, 2014 NEC at a cost of $50 (regularly $68.50).

Instructor:

Joseph Wages, Jr., is the Technical Advisor, Education, Codes and Standards for IAEI.  He previously served as the Education, Codes and Standards Coordinator for the past 3 years for the IAEI. He represents IAEI on NFPA’s NEC CMP-3. He also serves on the UL Electrical Council and on several UL Technical Standard Panels. He is an ICC Certified Building Official and holds certifications as building plans examiner, building inspector, chief building code analyst and one and two family dwelling inspector. He is also an IAEI Certified Electrical Inspector for one- and two-family dwellings.  Joseph served on the State of Arkansas Apprenticeship Coordinating Steering Committee for four years.  Prior to his employment at IAEI, Joseph was Chief Electrical Inspector of Siloam Springs, Arkansas for 15 years. He served as Secretary/Treasurer and Education Chairman for the IAEI Arkansas Chapter from 2008 – 2012. Wages is also a past-president for the Arkansas Chapter. He is a graduate of both the University of Arkansas/Fort Smith and the Northwest Technical Institute Arkansas Construction Education Foundation (ACEF) Apprenticeship Program. Joseph holds a master electrical license and has taught electrical apprenticeship training programs for the ACEF and electrical training seminars for the IAEI Arkansas Chapter. Joseph is currently an instructor for the International Office of IAEI.

Who should attend:

  • Code Officials (CEU’s—0.6)
  • Plans Examiners (CEU’s—0.6)
  • Inspectors (CEU’s—0.6)

Where / When:

Creve Coeur City Hall, 300 N New Ballas Rd, Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Sign-in / Breakfast: 8:30 am

Seminar: 9 am-4 pm

Registration:

Seminar Fee: MABOI Members: $65 Non-Members: $100, Book is an extra $48.50.

Includes: breakfast, seminar, lunch, and training book

Pre-registration is required

Seating limited to 100 people

Information:

PAYMENTS: Send payments to MABOI, PO Box 698, St. Peters, MO 63376

 

MFMA Training Opportunity – 2015 Existing Building Code | St. Louis – May 10, 2016

mfma-logo2015 International Existing Building Code (IEBC)

Instructor: Jared Agee 

May 10, 2016

Chapter 34-Existing Buildings of the International Building Code was removed, forcing jurisdictions to adopt the International Existing Building Code. This comprehensive course was developed to assist the code official in navigating the code, provide an overview of compliance types, and discuss significant concepts. In addition to the technical component of the code, the administration portion of the code will be discussed to provide an understanding on how to overcome potential process difficulties.

For more information, download the flyer: mfma-ExistingBldgCodeClass

Fundamentals of the I-Codes for Permit Technicians with Roger Axel (ICC PREFERRED PROVIDER) – June 15, 2016| Maryland Heights

Seminar:

This seminar provides permit technicians with the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to perform their jobs in code administration, including legal aspects, code language, code enforcement, reading construction documents, reviewing submitted documents, permitting and the inspection process. Participants will become familiar with the International Building Code (IBC), the International Residential Code (IRC) and focus on customer relations skills and techniques.

(This course is intended to help you become the best permit technician you can be. This is not a course to prepare for the permit technician certification exam.)

Upon completion, participants will be better able to:

  • Describe an overview of building code enforcement.
  • Employ legal principles in the building department.
  • Explain the fundamental plan review process.
  • Read basic construction documents.
  • Use I-Codes to find the answers to frequently asked questions.
  • Use strategies and techniques to effectively interact with customers.

Instructor:

ROGER AXEL, C.B.O.

Building Official, City of New Hope, Minnesota; 30+ years combined construction and inspection experience including single and multi-family residential, educational, industrial, business and mercantile occupancies including the Mall of America; Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Education, University of Minnesota; Associate in Applied Science Degree in Building Inspection Technology, Inver Hills Community College; State of Minnesota Certified Building Official; International Code Council Certified Building Official, Building Inspector, Mechanical Inspector, Plumbing Inspector, Plans Examiner and Accessibility/Usability Specialist; International Code Council Instructor; Adjunct Faculty at local community colleges teaching Building Inspection Technology classes; instructor for Housing and Building Inspection Institute at UW-Madison College of Engineering; instructor for MN Licensed Residential Contractor continuing education seminars; past Co-Chair of MN Uniformity of Inspections Committee; past Chairman, and current Executive Officer of the Association of MN Building Officials; member of the MN Education Advisory Committee; active member of the Association of MN Building Officials, the 10,000 Lakes Chapter, MN Building Permit Technicians and the Upper Great Plains Region III Chapters of the International Code Council.

Who should attend:

  • Permit Technicians (CEU’s—0.6)
  • Code Enforcement Office Staff (CEU’s—0.6)
  • Fire Office Staff (CEU’s—0.6)

Where / When:

Maryland Heights Court Room, 11911 Dorsett Road, Maryland Heights, MO 63043

Sign-in / Breakfast: 8:30 am

Seminar: 9 am-4 pm

Registration:

Seminar Fee: MABOI Members: $65 Non-Members: $100

Includes: breakfast, seminar, lunch, and training book

Pre-registration is required

Seating limited to 60 people

Information:
PAYMENTS: Send payments to MABOI, PO Box 698, St. Peters, MO 63376

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