(7 hours incl. 1 energy hour)
The new Energy Code is filled with changes that you may not know about. We will also review the new requirements for Radon Resistant Construction, and spend some time on questions that we get often as building inspectors. This class includes 1 hour of Energy.
Don’t start a project without knowing the 2015 MN Residential Code’s Chapter 3. Make sure your quotes are complete and your building plans don’t change from unanticipated code requirements. We will also discuss changes made to this chapter since the previous code version.
Protect your livelihood! Learn about the statutes that regulate building contractors and their work, along with licensing. We’ll explore liens, statutory warranties, and independent contractor rules.
Your local building officials have rules that they must follow. To keep everyone on a level playing field, this course will teach you the 2015 Code Administration requirements, including responsibilities of the building official, the rules for permit issuance, fees, construction documents, violations, and more!
We will explore the origin and types of cement; as well as the benefits, uses, rules and code requirements for soil, concrete, and reinforcement in footings, foundation walls, slabs and other applications.