This section provides education for building officials, the design profession and the construction industry through several biannual training seminars given two times a year around the state.
The section also meets with and provides education and input to other construction-related industries such as the Homebuilders Association, Minnesota Institute of Architects, Minnesota Coalition of Structural Engineers, Consulting Engineers Council, Minnesota Society of Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineers and other associations.
Mike Godfrey, supervisor, (651) 284-5862
The morning portion of this day-long seminar will focus on Chapters 2-10 of the Minnesota Residential Code and how it applies when performing building plan review for a single-family home. Discussion will include whether building plans, specifications, calculations and design of a single-family dwelling unit comply with Minnesota Residential Code. Please bring a hard copy of your Residential Building Code for reference.
The afternoon portion will provide an overview and comparison of all Minnesota Existing Building Conservation Code compliance methods. The core of the course will focus on key components of the Work Area Method and its application. Attendees will learn to:
When and where:
Seven locations throughout Minnesota, from Sept. 22, 2016 through Oct. 27, 2016. View the registration page for dates, locations and to register.
Approved by DLI for six hours of continuing education for licensed building officials.
$85 per person payable by credit card.
View dates, locations and register at https://secure.doli.state.mn.us/events/events.aspx.