2015 International Fire Code Transition from the 2009 by Terrell Stripling (ICC PREFERRED PROVIDER) – April 6, 2016 | Maryland Heights Court Room


This seminar will assist participants in implementing the transition from the 2009 IFC to the 2015  IFC.  It will include relevant changes in the 2012 IFC.  This interactive training will focus on the key changes presented in the participant material.  Small group activities and knowledge review questions will provide many opportunities for participants to discuss and consider the changes.  The information presented will allow for the application of these code requirements to the design, plan review, and/or inspection functions.

Upon completion, participants will be better able to:

Identify the most significant differences between the 2009 IFC, 2012 IFC, and the 2015 IFC.
Explain the differences between the current and previous editions.
Identify changes in organization and code requirements.
Identify the applicability of design, plan review and inspection requirements.

Upon completion, participants will be better able to:

  • Identify the key differences between the 2009 IBC, 2012 IBC, and the 2015 IBC.
  • Explain the differences between the current and previous editions.
  • Apply the code requirements for design, plan review and inspection.


Terrell Stripling is a seasoned instructor with 20 years of fire service experience and has also worked in the construction industry. He holds a B.S. degree from Oklahoma State University in Fire Protection and Safety Engineering Technology. His experience in fire prevention, code management, and the ability to effectively communicate a pro-active philosophy, is reflected in Terrell’s passion for education. He utilizes the theory of the codes along with hands-on, practical application to achieve ICC’s vision of “Protecting the health, safety, and welfare of people by creating better buildings and safer communities.” At the community college level, he has served in the positions of Department Chair and adjunct professor in the Fire Science Department. Terrell was given the “ICC Educator of the Year” Award in 2009. He has been employed by ICC since June of 1999.

Who should attend:

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

Where / When:

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

/ Breakfast: 8:30 am

Seminar: 9 am-4 pm


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

Includes: breakfast, seminar, lunch, and training book

Pre-registration is required

Seating limited to 60 people


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