Advanced Florida Building Code - Sixth Edition (2017) Florida Building Code-Building
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will have a better understanding of the Florida Building Code 6th Edition (2017) Building and be able to:
- Discuss the application, enforcement, administration and scope of the Florida Building Code.
- Identify major changes to the 6th Edition of the Florida Building Code (2017) Building (FBCB) (Chapters 1 through 10).
- Explain definitions for terms used throughout the Florida Building Code-Building (FBCB) and understand that every word, term and punctuation mark can add to or change the meaning of the intended result.
- Recognize and generally understand the extent of the changes, additions and deletions reflected in the 6th Edition of the Florida Building Code (2017) Building (FBCB) (Chapters 1 through 10).
Instructor: Thomas Martineau
Credit Hours: 2.00
Approval Number: 908.0
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 908.0
This two-hour online distance learning course is designed to give the design and construction professional insight
into the Florida Building Code-Building Code 6th Edition-Building (2017). 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.