413-Advanced Florida Building Code - Seventh Edition (2020) Florida Building Code-Accessibility
Course Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course participants will be able to: Identify important ADA documents including the Federal ADA Standards and the Florida Building Code 7th Edition (2020) Accessibility as well as discuss the DOJ code certification process and FL statute Chapter 553 adoption and exception language Describe Chapter 1 changes to section 106 definitions and explain Chapter 2 code changes regarding applications, existing buildings and facilities, and accessible routes Summarize Chapter 2 code changes to parking spaces, assembly areas, transient lodging and guest rooms and residential facilities Express code changes of accessible routes in Chapter 4, general site and building elements in Chapter 5, plumbing elements and facilities in Chapter 6 and special rooms, spaces and elements in Chapter 8
Credit Hours: 2.00
Approval Number: 1036.0
This course satisfies the requirements of Florida Statute 471.0195 and board rule 61G15-22.001 F.A.C.
Florida Building Commission Advanced Course Accreditation Number 1036.0
This two-hour online distance learning course is designed to give the design and construction professional insight into the Florida Building Code-Building Code 7th Edition-Building (2020). It covers the fundamental changes, additions and modifications to the code. This course offers no opinions concerning any motivations behind these code changes. We leave it up to others to debate the potential impacts, merits or drawbacks, if any, of these new code provisions. Instead, changes are explained as objectively as possible within the scope of this course to clarify the extent and detail of the code modifications, the new provisions, or the deletions as these are now incorporated in the 6th Edition of the FBCB.