Understanding the International Building Code Webinar | August 18-20

Aug 18, 19 & 20 | 11:30am – 1:00pm CST

**Attendees must attend all 3 sessions to receive their AIA and/or ICC credit.** 

Join us for our 3-part webinar, presented by David Doge – Vice President of Business and Code Development at McKeon Door Company, for a code review and analysis of wide span opening protectives with a case study and workshop approach. This FREE online course qualifies for 5.0 CES/HSW credits and is also ICC certified for 0.5 ICC credit units. Until now this event has only been offered exclusively in person. Now it is re-tooled to be experienced online.

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Course Description

We will review the fundamental principles found within Chapters 3 – 10 of the IBC as they pertain to the use of the 5 walls and their openings and opening protectives from Chapter 7.


  • The definition, use and application of the five walls in Chapter 7.
  • Opening protective guidelines for the five walls in Chapter 7.
  • Working with the 3-part Means of Egress System


  • Occupancy classifications and separation of mixed occupancies (IBC, Chapters 3, 4, 5)
  • Vertical opening separation (IBC, Chapters 7, 10)
  • Atrium applications (IBC, Chapters 4, 7, 10)
  • Smoke Compartmentation (IBC, Chapters 7, 10)
  • Corridor Separation (IBC, Chapters 7, 10)
  • Exit access separation (IBC, Chapters 10, 31)