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Understanding Foundation Flood Vents and FEMA's Technical Bulletin 1

DATE AND TIME

Wed Apr 17 2024 16:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

COURSE LENGTH

1 Hour

ORGANIZER

Floodproofing.com

Understanding Foundation Flood Vents and FEMA's Technical Bulletin 1

INSTRUCTOR

Brian Shaw, CFM

CONTACT

800-507-0865

COURSE AND CREDITS

Credit: 1 AIA-HSW, 1 ICC-CEU, 1 CFM-CEC

AIA Provider #: T058
AIA Program #: FP01

ICC PPP ID: 1099
ICC Course #: 27898

About the Course

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.

We will be providing knowledge & information on the following:

- 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

Credit: 1 AIA-HSW, 1 CFM-CEC, 0.1 ICC-CEU
AIA Provider #: T058
AIA Program #: FP01
ICC #: 27898

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