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Civil Engineering

E. Building Codes, Inspection, Planning and Zoning - Building Inspection


This practical course will help you keep up with technological advances in building materials and construction methods, changes in the code, and the increasing expectations of the public. To provide a foundation for your learning, this course will begin with a discussion of the role of the building inspector, a review of good inspection practice, and a presentation of basic structural engineering concepts. It will then focus on technical details of construction inspection of soils, foundations, wood, concrete, masonry, and steel. A discussion of liability and communications will top off the week.

Target Audience
  • Municipal and state-building inspectors and administrators
  • Housing inspectors
  • Housing authorities
  • Rehabilitation specialists
  • Architects and engineers
  • Contractors
  • Manufactured housing representatives

Civil Engineering Outline
The course covers the following topics:
  • Effective Building Code Inspection and Enforcement
  • Building Egress and Fire Safety in Building Design
  • Structural Fundamentals of Building Structures
  • Wood Structures Inspection
  • Soils and Foundations
  • Concrete Structures and Construction
  • Special Inspection Programs
  • Masonry
  • Steel Structures Inspection
  • Liability Concerns in Building Inspection
  • Communications and Customer Service


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