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This 1-day virtual training program on the basics of the 2019 Chicago Construction Codes will take place July 24, 2020. Registration for this program is now closed. This program must be completed before a self-certification professional who did not complete the 2019 3-day program or 2019 1-day update may self-certify projects under the new codes.
Attendees will be provided with a hard copy 3-volume set of the Chicago Plan Review Manual. For attendees who have not received their paper copy, a PDF copy of the exercises is available here.
Copies of presentations are available for download from this website.
Attendees are encouraged to have access to a print or electronic copy of the Chicago Construction Codes during the program.
|Morning Session 1: Background, Code Organization, Building Planning||Presentation Slides|
|Morning Session 2: Means of Egress and Fire-resistance Rated Construction||Presentation Slides|
|Afternoon Session 1: Interior Finishes, Fire Protection and Life Safety Systems, and Structural Basics||Presentation Slides|
|Afternoon Session 2: Understanding the Chicago Building Rehabilitation Code and Chicago Minimum Requirements for Existing Buildings||Presentation Slides|
|Afternoon Session 3: Using the Chicago Building Rehabilitation Code Work Area Method||Presentation Slides|