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14 Apr

2020 Code Academy: Session 2 – ZOOM Version

April 14 @ 7:30 am - 10:30 am




3.0 LU/HSW


Majed A. Dabdoub, P.E.


Start: 7:30 am
Finished by: 10:30 am


$50 – AIA Member

$75 – Non-Member

2020 Code Academy April 14 (ch 10)

The IBC is an essential tool used to provide public safety, health and welfare. Designing with new materials and complex client programs can push the boundaries of a straight-forward code summary. The second seminar will cover Chapter 10 (Means of Egress) of the IBC.

This session will be offered via live ZOOM meeting. Participants will be able to ask questions of the instructor and eachother.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the occupant load calculations
  • Analysis of any building and apply the requirement of egress
  • Learn the three components of the means of egress
  • Understand the concept of each of the egress components

2020 Academy Code Series

Become a Code Warrior through this seven-part, in-depth series on the International Building Code (IBC). Majed A. Dabdoub, P.E. provides a detailed overview of specific chapters of the IBC in each session. These small classes encourage participants to ask questions and engage in discussion around real-world examples of code application.

Dabdoub studied Civil Engineering at Ohio University before earning an M.S. in Structural Engineering from the University of Cincinnati. He served as a building plans examiner for the City of Cincinnati from 1987 through 2014 when he left to start his own firm which offers code consulting, training, and structural engineering services.

A discounted series registration is available. A la carte class registration is also available. Classes are the second Tuesday of each month, March through September (no class in July).

March, chapters 3,5,6; April, chapter 10; May, chapters 7,8; June, chapter 9; August, chapter 34; September, chapter 11; October, chapter 17. 

Event Details

Date: April 14 @ 7:30 am - 10:30 am
Time: 7:30 am - 10:30 am
Venue: Online