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John C. Huang, Ph.D, PE
The International Building Code has been adopted by all 50 states and the District of Columbia. This course highlights the structural provisions contained in Chapter 16 of the 2009 International Building Code, and is designed to help structural engineers get familiar with the latest building code requirements. The course materials are based on the 2009 IBC Chapter 16 - Structural Design (you must have a copy of the IBC 2009 (or IBC 2006) and ASCE 7-05 for this course). Detailed answers to some of the frequently asked questions are provided in the quiz section along with a downloadable Excel spreadsheet. This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.
AIA Members: You must take the courses listed under the category "AIA/CES Registered Courses" if you want us to report your Learning Units (LUs) to AIA/CES. If you take courses not registered with AIA/CES, you need to report the earned Learning Units (not qualified for HSW credits) using Self Report Form provided by AIA/CES.