Evolving International Building Codes


The course will guide the participants through the significant changes to the fire protection and life safety provisions of the IBC from 2015 through to the 2021 Editions. The course will focus on the fire protection and life safety related portions of the International Codes, assisting the architectural audience in designing safer, more code compliant structures

Learning Objectives:
  • Describe the changes from the 2015 to the 2018 IBC
  • Explain the upcoming changes to the 2021 IBC
  • Understand the Architectural impact of these changes on their projects
  • Understand common design errors made in application of the IBC