About the Course
Welcome Day 1 of our Procrastinator Week, a week of webinars giving you the chance to gain last-minute CEU credits to wrap up the end of the year!
This course provides insight into the importance of proper foundation flood vents and compliance with Building Codes and FEMA standards and how they can effectively prevent major damage to buildings due to flooding. The course will review applicable codes pertaining to foundation flood venting, including a complete review of FEMA’s new Technical Bulletin TB-1. After the course, participants will have a thorough understanding of the difference between non-engineered openings and engineered openings and the important role they play in designing a sustainable structure.
- Recognize applicable codes pertaining to flood vents and review requirements of engineered and non-engineered openings
- Analyze the new ICC regulations, ASCE 24-14 and the NFIP (FEMA) regulations
- Understand how to complete the Elevation Certificate and calculate an enclosure's square footage
- Cover the process of independent evaluation of constriction products and their value to Architects and Code Officials