Majed A. Dabdoub, P.E.
Start: 7:30 am
Finished by: 10:30 am
$50 – AIA Member
$75 – Non-Member
2020 Code Academy May 12 (ch 7 & 8)
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 third seminar will cover chapters 7 and 8 of the Ohio Building Code (OBC). Chapter 7 deals with fire and smoke protections features and will discuss passive fire protections systems. Chapter 8 deals with interior finishes and will discuss the requirements related to interior finishes for floors, walls, and ceilings.
- Requirements related to protections of exterior walls, fire walls, fire barriers
- General requirements; walls and ceiling finishes; interior floor finishes; and decorative materials and trims
- Learn the requirements rated to fire resistance ratings
- Requirements for the vertical and horizontal components and alternatives to fire test assemblies
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.